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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COLUMBUS (AP) — Ohio Democrats are coalescing around David Pepper as their new chairman ahead of Tuesday's vote as the party looks to rebuild after a year of political missteps and devastating losses.
The Cincinnati lawyer and 2014 attorney general candidate had locked up a majority of the 148 votes needed to win the elect ... (full story)
Before becoming president and CEO of Keep Akron Beautiful, Paula Davis spent almost a decade as a stay-at-home mom and volunteer. But she said she never stopped networking.
“I had a career in retail, prior to having two kids and I went home to be with my kids for about nine years,” she said. “During that period ... (full story)
CINCINNATI (AP) — The family of a black man fatally shot by a white police officer as he held an air rifle inside a Wal-Mart filed a federal lawsuit Tuesday charging negligence and violation of the man's civil rights.
The lawsuit was filed in U.S. District Court in Dayton against the city of Beavercreek in suburban Dayton, ... (full story)