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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A contested Senate bill that would generally ban abortions after 20 weeks of pregnancy stands ready to move on to the Ohio House.
Senate Bill 127, jointly sponsored by Sens. Peggy Lehner, R-Kettering, and Jay Hottinger, R-Newark, would make it a fourth-degree felony to purposely perform, induce or purposely attempt to perform or ... (full story)
COLUMBUS (AP) — The League of Women Voters of Ohio released a report Wednesday showing gerrymandered legislative districts delivered nearly perfect results in 2012 and 2014, sending candidates of the intended political party to the Statehouse in almost 100 percent of cases.
The league, a longtime advocate for voting fairnes ... (full story)