MAY 23, 2016
An Alliance man on death row wants the appeals process in the state law allowing additional DNA testing declared unconstitutional.
MAY 19, 2016
The Ohio Supreme Court today affirmed the aggravated murder conviction of a Youngstown man whose previous death sentence had been vacated.
MAY 18, 2016
The Ohio Supreme Court today ruled that a statutory procedure allowing sex offenders to terminate reporting requirements available to Adam Walsh Act (AWA) offenders who committed certain sexual offenses after the state’s 2008 implementation of the AWA is not available to Megan’s Law sex offenders who committed crimes prior to the 2008 implementation date.
MAY 17, 2016
When attorney-fee billing statements with detailed information about the tasks undertaken by a law firm representing a city are intertwined with summaries of the legal work performed, the detailed information is not a public record, the Ohio Supreme Court ruled today.
MAY 31, 2016
Ninth District Court of Appeals Judge Carla D. Moore served as a visiting judge on the Ohio Supreme Court today and heard oral arguments in case concerning DNA post-conviction testing for a capital defendant.
MAY 27, 2016
As with any other sector of the economy, the new overtime rules announced last week by the U.S. Department of Labor may affect employees working in Ohio’s court system.
MAY 24, 2016
In an effort to reserve detention placement for certain youth, address challenges of troubled youth early, and improve detention services and conditions of confinement, the Ohio Department of Youth Services recently announced $1,628,804 in funding to assist 23 counties through the agency’s new Detention Alternatives and Enhancements Initiative.
MAY 31, 2016
Noling appeal could give death-row inmates new hope for DNA testing – Cleveland Plain Dealer
Ohio Supreme Court to hear case of suspect jailed 13 years after Austintown murder – Youngstown WFMJ-TV
Ohio Supreme Court to hear death sentence for Akron killer of 2 – Associated Press
Fiscal officer asks high court to intervene in local staffing decision – Dayton Daily News
Website helps public judge fairly those who judge the public – Akron Beacon Journal
Courts’ diversion programs offer shot at clean slate – Columbus Dispatch
Technology grants to pay for upgrades at Portage County Courthouse – Akron Beacon Journal