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August 25, 2016

State v. Hand
Slip Opinion No. 2016-Ohio-5504

Cox v. Dayton Pub. Schools Bd. of Edn.
Slip Opinion No. 2016-Ohio-5505

August 24, 2016

State v. Montgomery
Slip Opinion No. 2016-Ohio-5487

State v. Jackson
Slip Opinion No. 2016-Ohio-5488

Midland Funding, L.L.C. v. Hottenroth
Slip Opinion No. 2016-Ohio-5489

August 23, 2016

State ex rel. Bates v. Smith
Slip Opinion No. 2016-Ohio-5449

The Court affirmed the rulings in eight cases that are consistent with the Court’s decision in In re D.S. earlier this year.

Case Announcement 2016-Ohio-5479

August 15, 2016

Ohio Manufacturers’ Assn. v. Ohioans for Drug Price Relief Act
Slip Opinion No. 2016-Ohio-5377

July 28, 2016

State v. Mole
Slip Opinion No. 2016-Ohio-5124

Disciplinary Counsel v. Catalfina
Slip Opinion No. 2016-Ohio-5126

July 27, 2016

Innkeeper Ministries, Inc. v. Testa
Slip Opinion No. 2016-Ohio-5104

State v. Jones
Slip Opinion No. 2016-Ohio-5105

State ex rel. Jackson v. Sloan
Slip Opinion No. 2016-Ohio-5106

State ex rel. McQueen v. Weibling-Holliday
Slip Opinion No. 2016-Ohio-5107

July 26, 2016

Link v. FirstEnergy Corp.
Slip Opinion No. 2016-Ohio-5083

State ex rel. Perez v. Indus. Comm.
Slip Opinion No. 2016-Ohio-5084

Columbus Bar Assn. v. Roseman
Slip Opinion No. 2016-Ohio-5085

July 21, 2016

State ex rel. School Choice Ohio, Inc. v. Cincinnati Pub. School Dist.
Slip Opinion No. 2016-Ohio-5026

Onderko v. Sierra Lobo, Inc.
Slip Opinion No. 2016-Ohio-5027

July 20, 2016

Shoup Mill, L.L.C. v. Testa
Slip Opinion No. 2016-Ohio-5012

State ex rel. Aaron’s, Inc. v. Ohio Bur. of Workers’ Comp.
Slip Opinion No. 2016-Ohio-5011

July 19, 2016

Morris v. Morris
Slip Opinion No. 2016-Ohio-5002

State ex rel. Maddox v. Lincoln Hts.
Slip Opinion No. 2016-Ohio-5001

July 11, 2016

The Court reversed and remanded 21 cases to the Cuyahoga County Common Pleas Court with instructions to proceed consistently with its instructions in State v. Heinz, and also affirmed decisions by five lower courts based on the Court’s State v. Klembus opinion.

Case Announcement 2016-Ohio-4899

July 1, 2016

Deutsche Bank Natl. Trust Co. v. Holden
Slip Opinion No. 2016-Ohio-4603

June 30, 2016

Disciplinary Counsel v. Lawrence
Slip Opinion No. 2016-Ohio-4605

June 28, 2016

Cincinnati Bar Assn. v. Hoskins
Slip Opinion No. 2016-Ohio-4576

Supreme Court Hears
Seven Cases This Week

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August 29, 2016

In State v. Ford, the Court denied appellant Shawn E. Ford’s request to unseal parts of the record, but will permit the attorneys in the case and the Office of the Ohio Public Defender to review the sealed documents at the Clerk’s Office.

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August 26, 2016

In Disciplinary Counsel v. Alo, the Court granted the Board of Professional Conduct’s motion to initiate default proceedings against Mohammed Noure Alo and seek permanent disbarment.

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August 25, 2016

In State v. Hand, the Court ruled that using a prior juvenile adjudication to enhance the sentence of an adult offender violates the state and federal constitutions.

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August 24, 2016

In State v. Montgomery and State v. Jackson, the Court affirmed death penalty sentences of Caron Montgomery and Nathaniel Jackson.

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August 23, 2016

In State ex rel. Bates v. Smith, the Court ruled Spencer Township trustees in Lucas County improperly declared a trustee on military leave vacated his office and that replacing him was illegal.

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August 19, 2016

The Court, in Disciplinary Counsel v. Chuparkoff, suspended Mark Andrew Chuparkoff from the practice of law for an interim period.

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August 18, 2016

In State ex rel. Jones v. Husted, the Court expedited the matter of the proposed Medina County Charter Amendment, and ordered that no requests or stipulations for extensions of time can be filed.

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In State ex rel. Shearer v. Britt, the Court ordered the parties to supplement the record in the next five days with information regarding actions taken at and results from the August 10, 2016 Cleveland City Council meeting regarding a proposed ordinance to raise the minimum wage.

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At the request of relator Pepper, the Court, in State ex rel. Pepper v. Ada-Liberty Joint Ambulance Dist., dismissed the case.

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August 17, 2016

In State ex rel. Jones v. Husted, the Court agreed with Secretary of State Husted’s to reclassify the matter of the proposed Medina County Charter Amendment as a regular original action rather than an expedited action, but required the parties to maintain the expedited action briefing schedule.

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Because the Court previously declined to accept jurisdiction of Spy v. Ace Home Health Care, appellant Spy’s motion to strike the response of appellee Ace Home Health Care is denied.

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August 16, 2016

Having found Larry Ealy to be a vexatious litigator, the Court in In re Ealy denied Ealy’s motion for leave to file notice of appeal.

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August 15, 2016

In Ohio Manufacturers’ Assn. v. Ohioans for Drug Price Relief Act, the Court invalidated 10,303 signatures previously counted as valid, and gave the petition committee 10 days to submit 5,044 valid signatures to the Ohio Secretary of State.

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In Sparks v. Sparks, the Court denied appellee’s motion to strike memorandum in support of jurisdiction.

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August 12, 2016

Based on a certified order of the Supreme Court of California, the Court, in Disciplinary Counsel v. Dickinson, suspended Steven L. Dickinson from the practice of law for two years with 22 months stayed.

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