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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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11:40 am
Mon December 30, 2013

Bar Exam For Six-Year Students Under Consideration

The Ohio Supreme Court is accepting public comment on a possible rule change that could let students become lawyers after six years of college instead of seven.

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11:10 am
Mon December 23, 2013

Ruling Sets Future For Medicaid Expansion

Now that the Ohio Supreme Court has made a decision on Medicaid expansion, it appears it’s here to stay - at least for now.

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6:44 am
Thu December 19, 2013

SUPCO Approves North Central Ohio Wind Farm Project

The Ohio Supreme Court has cleared the way for construction to begin soon on a wind farm in Crawford and Richland counties.

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10:17 am
Wed December 18, 2013

Letson Enters Supreme Court Race

Ohio Democrats have added another name to the growing list of candidates making a run for statewide office next year.

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8:04 am
Fri November 29, 2013

Freshwater Asks SUPCO To Reconsider

The Mount Vernon Middle School science instructor who refused to remove religious materials from his classroom wants the Ohio Supreme Court to reconsider its decision upholding his dismissal.

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8:57 pm
Mon November 25, 2013

State Defends Controlling Board Decision On Medicaid Expansion To Ohio Supreme Court

State attorneys say an Ohio legislative panel acted consistently with state law and standard practice when it approved funding an expansion of the Medicaid program last month.

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12:42 pm
Fri November 15, 2013

SUPCO Says Former Judge Deserves Stronger Punishment

The Ohio Supreme Court today rejected a recommended six-month suspension of the law license of former Franklin County Environmental Court Judge Harland Hale.

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12:51 pm
Mon November 11, 2013

Case Could Have Implications For Snowbirds

As the weather gets colder, there are more than a few Ohioans who are right now planning their annual extended stays in Florida or other warm climates.

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9:17 pm
Wed November 6, 2013

Ohio Supreme Court Hears Preliminary Case of JobsOhio Constitutionality

Maurice Thompson of the 1851 Center for Constitutional Law arguing before the Supreme Court
Karen Kasler OPR

The Ohio Supreme Court heard arguments Wednesday over who may file a lawsuit to settle the question of whether the state's job creation entity, JobsOhio, is constitutional.

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7:26 pm
Wed October 9, 2013

Ohio Supreme Court Takes Up Child "Enticement" Law

Ohio law could make it a crime for you to offer money to a child to rake your lawn. And that’s troubling Ohio’s Supreme Court justices. 

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6:42 am
Fri September 27, 2013

Panel Recommends No Death Penalty For Mentally Ill Offenders

An Ohio Supreme Court committee examining capital punishment wants lawmakers to debate whether the death penalty should be off the table for offenders with serious mental illness.

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6:44 am
Fri September 6, 2013

Mayor's Court Cases Decline

The number of traffic and misdemeanor cases being heard in mayor's courts is at a new low.

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7:26 am
Thu August 29, 2013

SUPCO Suspends Chillicothe Attorney's Law License

The Ohio Supreme Court has suspended the law license of a Chillicothe attorney for a year after he solicited sex from a woman he was representing in a child-custody case.

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6:40 am
Fri August 23, 2013

SUPCO Sets Date To Hear JobsOhio Challenge

The Republican-controlled Ohio Supreme Court has set a November 6th date to hear oral arguments over whether opponents of JobsOhio have the standing to sue.

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6:44 am
Fri August 9, 2013

Another JobsOhio Legal Challenge

An attorney who played a leading role in a legal challenge of Governor John Kasich's private job-creation entity has filed her own constitutional challenge against JobsOhio with the state Supreme Court.

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6:42 am
Tue July 16, 2013

SUPCO Death Penalty Panel To Issue Different Reports

An Ohio Supreme Court committee studying changes to the state's death penalty law is almost guaranteed to produce majority and minority reports on their findings when its work is completed later this year. 

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7:12 am
Fri June 28, 2013

SUPCO Panel Issues Death Penalty Recommendations

An Ohio Supreme Court committee studying the death penalty is recommending many of the added factors that lead to a capital punishment case, such as rape, robbery or burglary, be removed from the state's death penalty law.

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12:22 pm
Tue June 25, 2013

Ex Judges Cannot Use That Title Anymore

The Ohio Supreme Court's Board of Commissioners on Grievances and Discipline says former Ohio judges should not be using the title of judge when they are not on the bench.

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