Ohio

Personal Lives

Lawyer is more worried about climate change than Ebola; chance of wedding-shop exposure is remote

Criminal Justice

Ex-judge gets 60 days and 6 months of house arrest for prostitution and court records convictions

Legal Ethics

Lawyer who told client to destroy cellphone SIM card is acquitted of obstruction charge

Trials & Litigation

Jury convicts juvenile judge on 1 felony count, deadlocks on 8 others

Criminal Justice

Lawyer is federally indicted in heroin case, had $90K seized at airport

Criminal Justice

Woman is arrested after complaining to police about unflattering mug shot

U.S. Supreme Court

SCOTUS blocks early voting scheduled in Ohio for today; ACLU official predicts confusion

The Modern Law Library

How a series of attacks by a breakaway Amish sect became a landmark hate-crimes case (podcast)

Criminal Justice

Grand jurors clear cops in fatal shooting of man carrying air rifle at Wal-Mart

Law Firms

Toledo law firm founded 45 years ago closes its doors

Criminal Justice

Ex-official gets time in law firm kickback case

Judiciary

After prosecutor’s live courtroom feed is disclosed, judges consider expanding viewing areas

Criminal Justice

Judge accused of punching, choking and biting his wife is indicted and put on leave

Sentencing/Post Conviction

Ohio lawyer is sentenced to 13 years for sex crimes; jury ‘got it wrong,’ he says

Judiciary

Judge says he had no obligation to disclose prosecutor’s live feed of court hearings

Trials & Litigation

Juvenile judge facing felony case goes off on special prosecutor, says she cannot get a fair trial

Criminal Justice

Jailed judge posts $6K bond in domestic case, is at ‘low risk’ of harming others, psychologist says

Criminal Justice

Judge is charged with felonious assault, accused of punching, choking and biting his wife

Criminal Justice

Inmate who walked out of jail before court hearing is captured; security now under review

Law Schools

Prof who claimed ‘unnerving and creepy’ party behavior by law dean settles retaliation suit