COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The newly drawn legislative district maps in Ohio were contested for the third time Monday, when state and national civic groups filed suit alleging the Republican-controlled redistricting process violated voters' rights.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio’s newly drawn legislative district maps were hit Friday with the second lawsuit in two days that alleges Republican gerrymandering that violated the state constitution.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Andy Douglas, a former Ohio Supreme Court justice who was part of the court’s liberal “gang of four” coalition that forced changes in the state’s school-funding system, died early Thursday.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A tax levied by the city of Cincinnati on billboard companies in an effort to close a budget shortfall is an unconstitutional of First Amendment rights to free speech, the Ohio Supreme Court ruled Thursday.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Supreme Court is deciding whether the insurance company for a drug distributor should be forced to provide a legal defense in the company’s fight against government lawsuits related to the opioid epidemic.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Supreme Court on Wednesday agreed to delay its ruling that Volkswagen is subject to Ohio anti-tampering laws that carry the potential of hundreds of billions of dollars in damages.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Supreme Court on Wednesday set a 2025 execution date for a man convicted of killing five people including three children more than three decades ago.
The court's decision in the case of death row inmate Samuel Moreland comes even as an unofficial execution moratorium continues in Ohio, which has been unable to find the needed lethal drugs.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Supreme Court will not hear an appeal filed by a former death row inmate seeking to overturn his conviction and sentence for threatening a former assistant prosecutor.
CLEVELAND (AP) — The Ohio Supreme Court on Wednesday overturned a death penalty conviction and ordered a new trial for a man who pleaded guilty to killing three women in a Cleveland suburb.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Supreme Court announced on Tuesday it would not consider an appeal over the firing of a white police officer who shot and killed 12-year-old Tamir Rice outside a Cleveland recreation center in 2014.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — School districts that allow employees to be armed must also require police-level training for those workers, a divided Ohio Supreme Court ruled Wednesday in a victory for a group of parents who challenged a local district's armed employee policy.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio Supreme Court Justice Jennifer Brunner entered the race for chief justice Tuesday, touching off likely bipartisan competition next year for the state judiciary's top job.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The grandmother of a 2-year-old girl who was beaten and starved to death wants to file a wrongful death lawsuit against three caseworkers who oversaw the girl's care, and has taken her case to the Ohio Supreme Court...
Michael Donnelly and Melody Stewart elected to be justices on Ohio Supreme Court
The all-Republican Ohio Supreme Court will become a little more Democratic with appeals court Judge Melody Stewart and Cuyahoga County Common Pleas Judge Michael Donnelly victories on Tuesday night.
Ohio Supreme Court to decide if Cleveland has to pay $13.2 million to wrongfully convicted man
CLEVELAND, Ohio — The Ohio Supreme Court said Wednesday that it would hear a case and review whether the city of Cleveland has to pay a $13.2 million verdict to a wrongfully convicted man.
Appeals Court Judge Melody Stewart enters race for Ohio Supreme Court
COLUMBUS, Ohio – Eighth District Court of Appeals Judge Melody J. Stewart of Cleveland is running for the Ohio Supreme Court as a Democrat, according to her campaign manager.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A divided Ohio Supreme Court on Thursday rejected requests for unredacted autopsy reports from the unsolved slayings of eight family members...
CLEVELAND (AP) — An Ohio Supreme Court justice and Democratic gubernatorial candidate said on Facebook that people should "lighten up" after deleting a previous post outlining his sexual history with women that drew widespread criticism for trivializing sexual harassment and sexual assault...
Ohio Supreme Court chief justice condemns Bill O'Neill's Facebook post on sexual escapades
CLEVELAND, Ohio — Ohio Supreme Court Chief Justice Maureen O'Connor strongly criticized her fellow justice and Democratic gubernatorial candidate Bill O'Neill for a Facebook post describing his sexual escapades.
Bill O’Neill must resign as an Ohio Supreme Court justice now that he’s running for governor: Dave Yost (Opinion)
Bill O'Neill must resign as an Ohio Supreme Court justice now that he's running for governor: Dave Yost (Opinion)
COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Judges wear black robes to symbolize a cloaking of their personal feelings -- that the judge will apply the law to the case, and not the judge's personal policy preferences.
CLEVELAND (AP) — The new county prosecutor in Cleveland appears to have left open the possibility he might not pursue misdemeanor criminal charges against five Cleveland police supervisors for failing to control a high-speed chase in 2012 that ended with two unarmed black people fatally shot in a 137-shot barrage of police gunfire...