The Akron Legal News
The Akron Legal News is a daily publication devoted to legal, financial, real estate and general news. Designated by the Federal, County and Municipal Courts as the Official Law Journal of Summit County, Ohio.
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Seven of 10 seats on the Summit County Court of Common Pleas will be contested in 2014’s election, according to the Summit County Board of Elections. The county probate and domestic relations benches as well as one of the positions on the 9th District Court of Appeals may also see new judges after November’s vote.
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COLUMBUS––Joe Milton Moorhead, believed to be the oldest retired judge in Ohio, died Saturday at age 105 with his family by his side, according to an obituary today in The (Findlay) Courier.
Court News Ohio profiled Judge Moorhead on April 26, on the eve of his 105th birthday.
He graduated from Ohio Northern Unive ... (full story)
CINCINNATI (AP) — A juvenile court judge accused of misusing county credit cards and backdating court documents could go on trial as early as June, the judge overseeing her case said Tuesday.
Hamilton County Juvenile Court Judge Tracie Hunter, 47, did not attend a court hearing for scheduling matters on Tuesday. She has pl ... (full story)