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  • 14 May 2019 4:26 PM | Kim Fantaci (Administrator)

    Spring is arguably the most inviting time of year to simply get out and wander. For visitors to the Thomas J. Moyer Ohio Judicial Center, the warmer weather is just one reason why the three-month stretch is undoubtedly the building’s busiest season.

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  • 13 May 2019 3:39 PM | Kim Fantaci (Administrator)

    The Ohio Supreme Court today announced the adoption of amendments to the Ohio Code of Judicial Conduct to increase the time a judicial candidate’s campaign committee can start soliciting and receiving campaign contributions.

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  • 10 May 2019 12:24 PM | Kim Fantaci (Administrator)

    More than 170 new lawyers will walk across the stage at the Palace Theatre in Columbus May 13 to receive their law certificates and be admitted to practice law in Ohio.

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  • 09 May 2019 1:26 PM | Kim Fantaci (Administrator)

    Months after their first crash course on courtroom conduct, Ohio’s newest crop of first-time judges returned to the Supreme Court for four days of orientation on many more subjects, including openness to news coverage.

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  • 09 May 2019 1:24 PM | Kim Fantaci (Administrator)

    The Ohio Supreme Court bestowed its highest honors to three employees during a packed courtroom ceremony attended by Justices and staff.

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  • 08 May 2019 3:37 PM | Kim Fantaci (Administrator)

    Seventh District Court of Appeals Judge Cheryl L. Waite served as a visiting judge on the Ohio Supreme Court today involving a case on whether state law requires that a canine must be previously designated a “dangerous dog” before restitution can be sought from the owner.

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  • 08 May 2019 11:08 AM | Kim Fantaci (Administrator)

    The work of drug courts is often a life-saving endeavor. A documentary film released today provides a gripping, up-close look at how three courts in one state – Ohio – approach the American epidemic.

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  • 07 May 2019 2:11 PM | Kim Fantaci (Administrator)

    The Ohio Women's Bar Association and the Ohio Women's Bar Foundation congratulate Marilyn McClure-Demers, past OWBA president, long-time member, and Foundation supporter on being selected to the 2019 Chambers Diversity and Inclusion Awards' short list for the Chambers Gender Diversity Lawyer of the Year Award. The ceremony will take place on June 6 in San Francisco. This award will be presented to a general counsel who has shown dedication and commitment to gender diversity programs and/or taken an active role in organizing events and discussions helping to further the advancement of women in the law. OWBA and OWBF congratulate McClure-Demers on this recognition. To see the entire list of awards and those making the impressive short-list, visit https://chambers.com/events/chambers-diversity-and-inclusion-awards-usa-2019

  • 07 May 2019 1:21 PM | Kim Fantaci (Administrator)

    Hundreds of top judges, jail, and court personnel recently gathered to discuss strategies to make justice more fair in Ohio, regardless of how much money is in a defendant’s bank account.

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  • 06 May 2019 2:20 PM | Kim Fantaci (Administrator)

    After successful driver’s license reinstatement programs that impacted thousands of people in some of Ohio’s largest cities, hundreds more reaped the benefits with the first rural event in the state.

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