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Speech given by William Howard Taft upon laying the cornerstone of the Courthouse

Speech given by William Howard Taft upon laying the cornerstone of the Courthouse

Speech given by former President of the United States (and future Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States) William Howard Taft, upon the laying of the cornerstone of the Hamilton County Courthouse on April 1, 1915. This […]
Speech given by Senator Warren G. Harding at the Courthouse Dedication

Speech given by Senator Warren G. Harding at the Courthouse Dedication

Speech given by Senator Warren G. Harding at the dedication of the Courthouse on October 18, 1919 as reported by the Cincinnati Enquirer. “My Fellow Countrymen: It is a very fitting thing in dedicating this temple of justice and seat […]
Complete contents of the time capsule encased in the cornerstone of the Hamilton County Courthouse

Complete contents of the time capsule encased in the cornerstone of the Hamilton County Courthouse

Complete contents of the time capsule encased in the cornerstone of the Hamilton County Courthouse as reported by the Cincinnati Enquirer. The Bible; a list of officials of Hamilton County, Ohio; financial statement of Hamilton County, 1915, prepared by County […]
Come celebrate as the Courthouse turns 100!

Come celebrate as the Courthouse turns 100!

On October 18th of 1919, Senator Warren G. Harding stood behind a podium on the steps of the newly constructed Hamilton County Courthouse and declared, “It is a very fitting thing in dedicating this temple of justice and seat of […]
Friday First District Roundup 9-27-19

Friday First District Roundup 9-27-19

Phillip James Schaefer v. Tatiana Mazii Case #C180484 Quote from Judge Bergeron's Opinion: In a case brimming with international intrigue and polygamy, we tackle today a procedural issue—whether the trial court correctly granted relief from judgment to enable one of […]
Centennial Series: 1919 World Series

Centennial Series: 1919 World Series

2019 marks the centennial of the Hamilton County Courthouse and I thought I would take a look at landmark cases, legislation and general events of the world from 100 years ago as a reflection on where we were then and […]
Friday First District Roundup 9-20-19

Friday First District Roundup 9-20-19

State of Ohio v. Joshua Nettles Case #C180535 Quote from Judge Crouse's Opinion: Defendant-appellant Joshua Nettles appeals from the municipal court’s judgment finding him guilty of assault and sentencing him to 90 days’ incarceration. In two assignments of error, Nettles […]
New printers at the Law Library are sleeker, easier to use

New printers at the Law Library are sleeker, easier to use

The Law Library is the proud home of two shiny new scan/print/fax machines! Among the new features is a one-pass top-loading tray that can scan both sides of a document simultaneously for faster scanning and fewer mis-feeds. It also has […]
Pardon our Dust….Again

Pardon our Dust….Again

Thanks to the generosity of the Cincinnati Law Library Association, the Hamilton County Law Library will soon be embarking on even more renovations. An updated and improved computer lab and an expanded boardroom are in the works! The computer lab […]
Friday First District Roundup

Friday First District Roundup

Each Friday, we highlight decisions of the First District Court of Appeals in the past week. For question about these cases, contact Vanessa Seeger. Interested in getting these weekly updates sent right to your inbox? Sign up here! In re: K. Children […]