Bob Taft Coingate's Noe Seeks Clemency By Jim Letizia & Associated Press • Mar 14, 2015 WCBE files A former Toledo area coin dealer who raised money for Ohio Republicans before being convicted in a state investment scandal is asking the state for clemency. I.G. Releases Coingate Report By Jim Letizia & Associated Press & Ohio Public Radio • Apr 25, 2014 wikipedia The Ohio Inspector General has released the investigative report on the "Coingate" investment scandal of 2005 that resulted in the conviction of then-Governor Bob Taft and 18 other people. Newspaper Goes To Court Over Coingate Report By Jim Letizia & Associated Press • Jan 31, 2014 The Toledo Blade is asking the Ohio Supreme Court to force the release of an investigative report on the Coingate investment scandal of 2005. Magistrate: No New Trial For Noe By Jim Letizia & Associated Press • Jun 21, 2013 A federal magistrate is recommending against a new trial for the former Toledo coin dealer and Republican party fundraiser at the center of an Ohio Bureau of Workers' Compensation investment scandal.