First District Court of Appeals

Friday First District Roundup 10-18-19

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! State of Ohio v. Carlos Mitchell Case #C180655 Quote from Judgment Entry: We consider this appeal on the accelerated …

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Friday First District Roundup 10-11-19

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! State of Ohio v. Saidou Sow Case #C180502 Quote from Judge Mock’s Opinion: Petitioner-appellant Saidou Sow appeals the Hamilton …

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Friday First District Roundup 10-4-19

In re: E.B. Case #C190054 Quote from Judge Bergeron’s Opinion: This child-custody dispute arises in an unusual posture—the appellant guardian ad litem (“GAL”) for the child insists that the child be placed in the permanent custody of the Hamilton County Department of Job and Family Services (“HCJFS”). But HCJFS is holding up its hands, resisting …

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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 the ex-wives at issue to reopen divorce proceedings in Hamilton County when she did not …

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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 argues that his conviction was against the manifest weight of the evidence and the trial …

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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 Case #C190207 Quote from Judgment Entry: We consider this appeal on the accelerated calendar, and …

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Friday First District Roundup 9-6-19

In re: J.R.  Case #C190342 Quote from Judge Myers’ Opinion: Appellant father appeals from the Hamilton County Juvenile Court’s judgment granting permanent custody of his son J.R. to the Hamilton County Department of Job and Family Services (“HCJFS”). In a single assignment of error, father argues that the juvenile court abused its discretion in finding …

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Friday First District Roundup 8-23-19

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! State of Ohio v. Thomas Carberry Case #C180540 Quote from Judge Mock’s Opinion: Following a guilty plea, defendant-appellant Thomas …

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