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JULY 29, 2015

August Disciplinary Hearings Announced

The Ohio Supreme Court’s Board of Professional Conduct today announced the disciplinary hearings involving attorneys and judges charged with professional misconduct that are scheduled for August.

JULY 24, 2015

Court Administrators: Deadline Approaching for Moyer Scholarship

Court administrators seeking to advance their skills through professional development should consider applying for the Thomas J. Moyer Memorial Scholarship. Applications are due at 5 p.m. on Sept. 15.

JULY 23, 2015

A Guide to the July 2015 Ohio Bar Examination

With a change in venue for the July 2015 Ohio Bar Examination, the Ohio State Bar Association produced a video to better prepare participants.

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JULY 28, 2015

Eighth District: 11-Judge Panel Debates Pre-Indictment-Delay Claims that Lead to Dismissal of Rape Charges

Conflicting rulings in Cuyahoga County regarding indictments based on the long-delayed opening of older, untested rape kits led the appellate court there to have all of its judges weigh in on how to assess claims that other evidence lost over time prevents a fair trial.

JULY 15, 2015

Second District: Police Permitted to Peek Over Stall Door to Make Restroom Arrest

A suspected drug user was entitled to privacy when he entered a Wal-Mart bathroom stall, but police had grounds to peek in on him after determining he wasn’t using the space for its intended purpose, an Ohio appeals court ruled.

Grain Storage Bins Are Not Taxable As Real Property

Image of a group of grain storage binsThe Ohio Supreme Court today ruled that grain storage bins are personal property pursuant to state law and may not be taxed as real property.

JULY 13, 2015

Second District: Dayton Woman Beats the Heat for Pawning Landlord’s Air Conditioning Units

Prosecutors used the wrong law to charge a Dayton woman for pawning the air conditioning units in her rental home before she was evicted, ruled an Ohio appeals court, which vacated the charges against her.

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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" underneathHere is a look at upcoming Ohio Supreme Court events and important moments in history for the week of July 27, 2015.

JULY 23, 2015

New Franklin County Municipal Court Judge Appointed

Image of Sean V. McCarthyA familiar face in the central Ohio legal field will sit as the new Franklin County Municipal Court judge starting July 27.

JULY 9, 2015

Common Pleas Judge Does It All

“Sometimes I feel like the mom who’s got all these children tugging at her dress wanting your attention,” Judge Kathleen “Kate” Aubry said.

JULY 7, 2015

Franklin County Judge Honored by Women’s Leadership Group

Image of Franklin County Common Pleas Court Judge Laurel A. BeattyFranklin County Common Pleas Court Judge Laurel A. Beatty has been named one of Women for Economic and Leadership Development’s (WELD) 2016 Women WELDing the Way honorees.

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JULY 29, 2015

August Disciplinary Hearings Announced

The Ohio Supreme Court’s Board of Professional Conduct today announced the disciplinary hearings involving attorneys and judges charged with professional misconduct that are scheduled for August.

JULY 24, 2015

Court Administrators: Deadline Approaching for Moyer Scholarship

Court administrators seeking to advance their skills through professional development should consider applying for the Thomas J. Moyer Memorial Scholarship. Applications are due at 5 p.m. on Sept. 15.

JULY 23, 2015

A Guide to the July 2015 Ohio Bar Examination

With a change in venue for the July 2015 Ohio Bar Examination, the Ohio State Bar Association produced a video to better prepare participants.

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