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Man found passed out in car loses appeal of OVI conviction

A man recently lost his appeal when a three-judge appellate panel held that his Fourth Amendment rights were neither violated nor even implicated when officers approached his car in an apartment complex parking lot.
The 10th District Court of Appeals affirmed a Franklin County Municipal Court ruling finding Brian Ridley guilty o ... (full story)

State senator wants to honor Neil Armstrong with memorial highway

A Springboro lawmaker has filed a bill into the Ohio General Assembly to honor Neil Armstrong.
“Mr. Armstrong is arguably one of the greatest Ohioans of a generation,” said Sen. Shannon Jones in a memorandum to lawmakers.
Senate Bill 363 would designate a stretch of State Route 123 within Warren County as the Neil ... (full story)

Expelled Nazis got millions in Social Security

Expelled Nazis got millions in Social Security

OSIJEK, Croatia (AP) — Former Auschwitz guard Jakob Denzinger lived the American dream.
His plastics company in the Rust Belt town of Akron, Ohio, thrived. By the late 1980s, he had acquired the trappings of success: a Cadillac DeVille and a Lincoln Town Car, a lakefront home, investments in oil and real estate.
Then th ... (full story)

OSBA announces Supreme Court of Ohio candidate ratings

COLUMBUS––The Ohio State Bar Association’s Commission on Judicial Candidates completed its evaluation of candidates seeking election this year to the Supreme Court of Ohio, and released the following ratings:

​Justice Judith French ​Highly Recommended
​Justice Sharon Kennedy&# ... (full story)

Appeals court finds deputy had reason to search pill bottle found in man's sock

In a recent opinion from the 5th District Court of Appeals, a three-judge appellate panel overruled a lower court’s decision granting a motion to suppress evidence against a man accused of drug offenses.
The state appealed a Richland County Court of Common Pleas decision granting David Wehr II’s motion to suppress.(full story)