Committee to Protect Ohio Jobs Opponents Of Internet Cafe Ban May Miss Today's Filing Deadline By Jim Letizia • Oct 3, 2013 A state law banning Internet cafes could take effect as early as today. Internet Cafe Effort Falls Short By Jim Letizia & Associated Press • Sep 24, 2013 Opponents of an Ohio law that effectively bans internet cafes have fallen more than 70 thousand valid signatures short of the number needed to place a repeal request on the 2014 ballot. Internet Cafe Ban Opponents Begin Gathering Signatures By Jim Letizia & Associated Press • Sep 3, 2013 Opponents of an Ohio law that effectively bans internet cafes say they have enough signatures to block the law from taking effect. Internet Cafe Petition Collectors Allege Harassment By Casinos By Jim Letizia & Associated Press • Jul 16, 2013 People collecting signatures on a petition aimed at blocking the state's internet cafe law say they have been harassed by opponents hired by Ohio casinos. Internet Cafe Owners Want Ohio Voters To Decide Their Future By Ohio Public Radio & Jo Ingles • Jun 11, 2013 Operators of internet cafes are fighting a new state law banning their operations. Internet Cafe Owners Want To Overturn State Ban By Jim Letizia & Associated Press • Jun 11, 2013 A group of internet cafe operators has formed to oppose a new law effectively banning the facilities that state officials have called fronts for illegal gambling.