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Ohio Supreme Court reverses course on cocaine offenses

In a notable decision yesterday, the Ohio Supreme Court reversed its own December 2016 decision about penalties for drug offenses involving cocaine. The Court found that the “offense level for cocaine possession… is determined by the total weight of the […]

Congratulations to Ohio’s new lawyers!

Congratulations to Ohio’s newest lawyers, who were sworn in yesterday in two ceremonies before the Ohio Supreme Court in Columbus. Chief Justice Maureen O’Connor addressed the groups, highlighting issues increasingly important to the practice of law by urging them to […]

Ohio Supreme Court clarifies OVI sentencing laws

The Ohio Supreme Court ruled today on Ohio’s sentencing laws for operating a vehicle while under the influence of drugs or alcohol (OVI), clarifying some confusion about the repeat-offender statute and resolving a conflict between Ohio district courts. In an opinion […]