First District Court of Appeals

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. State of Ohio v. Stephen Morris  Case #C180520 QUOTE FROM JUDGE MYERS’ OPINION: Defendant-appellant Stephen Morris appeals from the trial court’s judgment convicting him, upon a guilty plea, of rape. In three …

Friday First District Roundup Read More »

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. QUOTE FROM JUDGMENT ENTRY: Defendant-appellant Immanuel Lee was convicted of two counts of violating a …

Friday First District Roundup: Pervasive misconduct Read More »

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 to terminate shared parenting, pursuant to R.C. 3109.04(E)(2)(c), the court need only consider the best …

Friday First District Roundup – Shared Parenting, Competency, Municipal Immunity Read More »

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 links to view the decision in full. Amy Federle v. Todd Federle C180171 2019 WL …

Friday First District Roundup Read More »

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 conviction was supported by sufficient evidence and was not against the manifest weight of the …

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

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 # C180056 2019 WL 2484742 SUMMARY FROM THE COURT The juvenile court’s decision adjudicating A.S. …

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