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Centennial Series: Schenck V US

Centennial Series: Schenck V US

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: Pervasive misconduct

Friday First District Roundup: Pervasive misconduct

Each Friday, we highlight decisions of the First District Court of Appeals in the past week. For question about these cases, contact Vanessa Seeger. State of Ohio v. Immanuel Lee  Case #C180489 Case considered on accelerated calendar and dismissed in Judgment Entry. […]
New Ebook set: Ohio Transaction Guide

New Ebook set: Ohio Transaction Guide

Thanks to the Consortium of Ohio County Law Libraries, subscribers to the Hamilton County Law Library can now access all 16 volumes of the Ohio Transaction Guide from anywhere at anytime! According to the publishers: This 16-volume set provides practitioners […]
Friday First District Roundup – Shared Parenting, Competency, Municipal Immunity

Friday First District Roundup – Shared Parenting, Competency, Municipal Immunity

Each Friday, we highlight decisions of the First District Court of Appeals in the past week. For question about these cases, contact Vanessa Seeger. In re: A.C. Case #   C180088 2019 WL 3215978 SUMMARY FROM THE COURT Where a parent moves […]
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. There were so many cases decided this week that many do not yet have summaries. Follow the […]
100 Facts about the Hamilton County Courthouse

100 Facts about the Hamilton County Courthouse

We're counting down to the Centennial Celebration on October 18 with 100 facts about the Hamilton County Courthouse in 100 days. Each day, we'll post a new fact on social media and add it to this blog post. 100. Hamilton […]
Countdown to the Centennial Celebration

Countdown to the Centennial Celebration

The dedication of the Hamilton County Courthouse took place on the afternoon of October 18, 1919 to record crowds. Businesses closed early and the mayor declared a half-holiday for the entire city. A grand parade wound through the streets with […]
Friday First District Roundup: Sufficiency of evidence, Legal Custody, Sentencing, Tort Immunity, Attorney’s Fees, Due Process, Plain Error

Friday First District Roundup: Sufficiency of evidence, Legal Custody, Sentencing, Tort Immunity, Attorney’s Fees, Due Process, Plain Error

Each Friday, we highlight decisions of the First District Court of Appeals in the past week. For question about these cases, contact Vanessa Seeger. State of Ohio v. David Cruzbaez Case #C180263 2019 WL 2563808 SUMMARY FROM THE COURT Defendant’s aggravated-menacing […]
Friday First District Roundup: Delinquency, Constitutional Law, Jurisdiction, Contracts, No contest pleas, Corporate veil

Friday First District Roundup: Delinquency, Constitutional Law, Jurisdiction, Contracts, No contest pleas, Corporate veil

This week was a busy week in the First District Court of Appeals. Each Friday, we highlight decisions of the First District Court of Appeals in the past week. For question about these cases, contact Vanessa Seeger. In re: A.S. Case […]
Friday First District Roundup: Arbitration

Friday First District Roundup: Arbitration

Each Friday, we highlight decisions of the First District Court of Appeals in the past week. For question about these cases, contact Vanessa Seeger. There were several cases considered on the accelerated calendar and judgments were entered but no opinions issued. […]