Ohio Prosecuting Attorneys Association


There haven’t been any executions in Ohio for almost three years because the state has not been able to obtain the necessary lethal injection drugs. But a widely used and available gas could be used as a substitute.

The Ohio House has approved a bill to expand the state's concealed weapons law to allow guns in places such as colleges and day cares and on private aircraft. 

The procedure used by the government to take and keep someone’s property in a criminal case is being challenged by both conservative and progressive advocates. 

State of Ohio

Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction chief Gary Mohr wants to be able to release inmates who require round-the-clock medical care or are otherwise incapacitated.

A bill in the Ohio legislature would remove the 20-year statute of limitations for prosecuting rape and sexual battery cases.

Fight Over Jury Trial Continues

Dec 26, 2012

The Ohio Prosecuting Attorneys Association says it is not giving up efforts to pass a law that would allow them to demand criminal defendants be tried by jury.