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FEBRUARY 27, 2015

Nearly 400 Take Ohio Bar Exam

Three days of testing is over for 397 aspiring lawyers.

Richland County to Host 70th Off-Site Court Program

Image of the front of Mansfield Senior High SchoolThe Ohio Supreme Court will travel to Mansfield in Richland County on March 25 as part of its biannual Off-Site Court Program.

Supreme Court Hires New Director of the Judicial College

Image of Christy TullThere’s a new leader in charge of educational programs and activities for Ohio judges.

FEBRUARY 26, 2015

Students Participate in New Supreme Court Civics Education Program

Students from Westland High School in Galloway and London High School participated in the first Courtroom to Classroom program with the Ohio Supreme Court.

Supreme Court Employees Celebrate Black History Month

It was a student-centered Black History Month event on Feb. 25 at the Thomas J. Moyer Ohio Judicial Center.

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MARCH 3, 2015

Second District: Allstate Can Seek $187,000 from Handyman Accused of Cracking Nut, Flooding Physician’s House

A state appeals court ruled Allstate Insurance Co. can attempt to recover from a handyman the money it paid to a homeowner who was splashed in the face with toilet water and who also broke her wrist trying to clean up her flooded floors.

Court of Claims: University Hospital Settles for $225,000 in Medical Malpractice Case

A Toledo woman who sustained permanent injuries to her vocal cords will receive $225,000 from the University of Toledo Medical Center.

FEBRUARY 27, 2015

Court of Claims: Prison at Fault for Inmate’s Severed Fingers While on Kitchen Duty

An inmate who admittedly was not trained on the commercial slicer he was using when he took off the tips of two fingers is partly responsible for his injuries and the state prison system will have to pay for the majority of his damages, an Ohio Court of Claims magistrate ruled.

FEBRUARY 26, 2015

Sixth District: Fremont Church May Be Liable After Parishioner Trips

A Fremont church parishioner on her way to a religious education class tripped over a piece of lumber the pastor inadvertently left in the walkway, and the ministry may be liable for her injuries, an appeals court ruled.

FEBRUARY 20, 2015

Court to Consider Whether Insurance Companies Are Subject to Auto-Repair Consumer Protection Law

A state law spelling out how vehicle owners must be notified when aftermarket parts are recommended for auto repairs is central to a case before the Ohio Supreme Court on Tuesday.

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Image of the number three next to a computer monitor with an arrow pointing at it and the words 'Things to Know" underneathTake a look at upcoming Ohio Supreme Court events and announcements for the week of March 2, 2015.

MARCH 3, 2015

Courts Follow in Footsteps of Ohio Supreme Court Female Majority

Now in its fifth year with four women on the bench, Ohio’s Supreme Court continues its longest consecutive streak with a female majority.

MARCH 2, 2015

Court Roundtable Meetings to Resume

A program established by the Ohio Supreme Court as a way for judges, magistrates, and other court personnel to get together to share ideas and concerns will begin a new round of meetings in 2015.

FEBRUARY 27, 2015

New Crawford County Municipal Court Judge Has Familiar Name

The last name is the same, but a different Leuthold will become judge of the Crawford County Municipal Court on March 30.

FEBRUARY 24, 2015

Courts Still Most Trusted Branch of Government

Voters continue to have more confidence in the court system than any other branch of government, according to a national survey released by the National Center for State Courts (NCSC).

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FEBRUARY 27, 2015

Nearly 400 Take Ohio Bar Exam

Three days of testing is over for 397 aspiring lawyers.

Richland County to Host 70th Off-Site Court Program

Image of the front of Mansfield Senior High SchoolThe Ohio Supreme Court will travel to Mansfield in Richland County on March 25 as part of its biannual Off-Site Court Program.

Supreme Court Hires New Director of the Judicial College

Image of Christy TullThere’s a new leader in charge of educational programs and activities for Ohio judges.

FEBRUARY 26, 2015

Students Participate in New Supreme Court Civics Education Program

Students from Westland High School in Galloway and London High School participated in the first Courtroom to Classroom program with the Ohio Supreme Court.

Supreme Court Employees Celebrate Black History Month

It was a student-centered Black History Month event on Feb. 25 at the Thomas J. Moyer Ohio Judicial Center.

MORE HAPPENING NOW »