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  • 30 Aug 2018 4:29 PM | Kim Fantaci (Administrator)

    Too many people in our criminal justice system are there because of substance abuse disorders. This is undeniable. We know that substance abuse disorders are a major driver in criminal justice spending. We also know that through long-term treatment and therapy, those addicted can lead law-abiding, productive lives.

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  • 30 Aug 2018 4:28 PM | Kim Fantaci (Administrator)

    While Supreme Court justices may be done for the year when it comes to hearing oral arguments, there are still numerous events and engagements around Ohio where they can be heard.

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  • 28 Aug 2018 4:40 PM | Kim Fantaci (Administrator)

    The Ohio Board of Professional Conduct today announced September disciplinary hearings involving attorneys and judges charged with professional misconduct.

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  • 28 Aug 2018 8:22 AM | Kim Fantaci (Administrator)

    The Ohio Supreme Court will accept public comment on amendments for the annual update to the Rules of Practice and Procedure, including those concerning waiver of service and pre-trial release in criminal cases.

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  • 23 Aug 2018 3:45 PM | Kim Fantaci (Administrator)

    The Ohio Supreme Court has resided in several homes since it first met in 1803, including the Ohio Statehouse and its Judiciary Annex, pictured below and completed in 1901. The justices who’ve walked the Court’s halls each helped to mold the institution’s legal legacy.

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  • 17 Aug 2018 9:05 AM | Kim Fantaci (Administrator)

    Representatives of state sentencing commissions from across the nation gathered for three days in Columbus this week to share ideas and experiences about enhancing justice and ensuring fair sentencing.

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  • 14 Aug 2018 4:07 PM | Kim Fantaci (Administrator)

    Following the unanimous recommendations of a 16-member task force appointed by Chief Justice Maureen O’Connor to study the Ohio bar exam, the Ohio Supreme Court announced today that it will join with more than 30 states and U.S. territories and begin using the National Conference of Bar Examiner’s Uniform Bar Exam (UBE) beginning in July 2020.

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  • 14 Aug 2018 3:10 PM | Kim Fantaci (Administrator)

    Members of the Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority of Pakistan (OGRA) got to see how Ohio's state government operates as guests of the Public Utilities Commission of Ohio (PUCO) and National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners (NARUC).

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  • 13 Aug 2018 4:41 PM | Kim Fantaci (Administrator)

    The Student Bar Association, in partnership with Advocates for Children, is proud to announce the 2018 Race Judicata 5k Run/Walk.

    The event will take place on Saturday, September 15th, 2018. Registration will begin at 8:00AM, the Opening Ceremony at 8:50AM and the 5K at 9:15AM.

    The 5k will start and finish at OSU’s RPAC.

    All proceeds from the race will benefit Star House. Star House is the only 24/7 drop-in center for homeless youth in Central Ohio. They help transitional youth get connected and reconnected with the community. Star House offers a safe place for homeless youth to seek services and begin to establish trust in order to access stabilizing resources such as housing, counseling, and employment opportunities.  Because most services are not all within geographic proximity of a homeless youth, Star House provides a distinctive opportunity for those youth to receive integrated behavioral, social, and healthcare services all at one site.

    If you are unable to attend or are interested in further supporting Star House, please visit our Amazon Wish List to purchase items for the youth at Star House. Your order will ship directly to Star House. Donate Here! 

    The registration fee is  $15.00 for all Moritz Students and $25.00 for all others. The registration fee includes timing and results by UltraFit and for the first 150 participants, a free shirt. Recognition/prizes to the (1) overall top male and female finishers, (2) top male and female finishers amongst the Moritz students, (3) top male and female finishers amongst the Moritz faculty/staff.

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  • 13 Aug 2018 3:23 PM | Kim Fantaci (Administrator)

    The Ohio Supreme Court has adopted changes concerning the designation of an administrative judge in a multi-division municipal court.

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