Ohio Supreme Court

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6:52 am
Thu July 10, 2014

SUPCO Delays Traffic Camera Case

The Ohio Supreme Court has put a Cleveland traffic camera case on hold while the justices decide a motorist's challenge to Toledo's camera system.

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12:27 pm
Thu July 3, 2014

Fight Over Elections Board Members May Go To Court

The Lucas County Republican Party plans to take Republican Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted to court in a dispute over nominees for the county's troubled board of elections.

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1:12 pm
Mon June 30, 2014

High Court To Decide Case Involving Insurance Definitions

The Ohio Supreme Court often decides cases that are unusual.

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6:26 am
Thu June 26, 2014

SUPCO To Hear Appeal Of Central Ohioan Freed From Prison In 1990

Dale Johnston
Credit State of Ohio

The Ohio Supreme Court has accepted the appeal of a former death row inmate from the Columbus area who says he did not commit the two murders for which he was convicted.

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12:21 pm
Wed June 11, 2014

Ohio Justices: Payday Loans Unaffected By 2008 Law

In a victory for payday lenders, the Ohio Supreme Court has ruled that a two-week loan to an Elyria man that imposed more than 235-percent interest is not prohibited under Ohio's mortgage lending laws. 

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11:58 am
Wed June 11, 2014

Ohio Supreme Court Rules On Standing And JobsOhio

The Ohio Supreme Court’s decision on JobsOhio doesn’t say anything about whether the legislature’s creation of that public-private entity was constitutional. 

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6:55 am
Thu May 29, 2014

SUPCO Upholds Cleveland Curfew Law

The Ohio Supreme Court says the city of Cleveland has the right to enforce a curfew law for a downtown park.

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6:27 am
Tue May 27, 2014

SUPCO To Consider Public Records Cases

The Ohio Supreme Court will hear arguments this week on two cases involving media requests to law enforcement for public records.

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11:23 am
Wed May 21, 2014

SUPCO Backs State In Flooding Compensation Debate

The Ohio Supreme Court is siding with the state in a case involving compensation for landowners for flooding losses near Ohio's largest inland lake. 

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8:16 am
Thu May 15, 2014

SUPCO Blocks Duke From Passing Clean-Up Costs To Consumers

The Ohio Supreme Court has temporarily blocked Duke Energy from charging customers for pollution clean-up at its deactivated manufactured-gas plants.

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12:27 pm
Fri May 2, 2014

Pro Medical Marijuana Rally Scheduled For This Weekend

Supporters of medical marijuana legalization will march in Cleveland this weekend as an effort to get a constitutional amendment before voters continues.

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7:11 pm
Wed April 30, 2014

State Supreme Court Weighs time Limits In Sex Abuse Cases

The Ohio Supreme Court will decide how long a victim of childhood sexual abuse has to file a lawsuit, if the abuser is a state employee. 

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7:04 am
Fri March 7, 2014

SUPCO Strikes Down Child Enticement Law

The Ohio Supreme court says Ohio's child enticement law is unconstitutional because it criminalizes innocent behavior.

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6:51 am
Thu February 27, 2014

SUPCO Hears Natural Gas Drilling Case

Ohio Supreme Court justices yesterday vigorously challenged attorneys over the power of state oil and gas drilling regulations to supersede local zoning laws  in a case brought by the Akron suburb of Munroe Falls against Beck Energy.

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8:28 am
Thu February 20, 2014

SUPCO Panel To Consider Suspension Of Athens County Sheriff

The Ohio Supreme Court says a panel of three retired judges will consider whether to suspend Athens County Sheriff Pat Kelly, who pleaded not guilty to 25 counts in a corruption case.

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12:27 pm
Fri February 14, 2014

SUPCO Rejects Refunds For AEP Customers

The Ohio Supreme Court has rejected an appeal seeking 368 million dollars in refunds for customers of Columbus-based American Electric Power.

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12:21 pm
Wed February 12, 2014

Ohio Landlords Have Duties To Tenant Guests

The Ohio Supreme Court has found that landlords must provide a safe environment to guests of their tenants. 

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7:32 am
Thu February 6, 2014

SUPCO Reminds Judges About Jailing Poor People Who Fail To Pay Fines

The Ohio Supreme Court is reminding judges conditions are limited under which they may jail an offender for failure to pay fines.

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6:43 pm
Wed January 8, 2014

Former Attorney General Returns To Supreme Court In Foreclosure Case

Former Ohio Attorney General Marc Dann went before the Ohio Supreme Court this week.

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7:24 pm
Mon January 6, 2014

Disgraced Former AG Prepares To Return To Ohio State Supreme Court

Former Attorney General Marc Dann is preparing to argue his first case before the Ohio Supreme Court since being forced from office amid a sexual harassment scandal, convicted of an ethics violation and temporarily stripped of his law license.

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