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Salem News
Grand jury issues 36 indictmentsengaging in sexual activity on June 14. Michael Gargano Jr., 45, South Lincoln
Grand jury issues 36 indictments
Salem News / Posted an hour ago
engaging in sexual activity on June 14. Michael Gargano Jr., 45, South Lincoln Avenue, Lisbon, had a domestic violence charge dismissed against him after the Columbiana County Common Pleas Court grant jury issued a no bill of indictment against... Read more
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The Advertiser-Tribune
Daily Log, July 25$50. Ayla R. Zamudio, Findlay, preliminary waiver on tampering with evidence,
Daily Log, July 25
The Advertiser-Tribune / Posted 2 hours ago
$50. Ayla R. Zamudio, Findlay, preliminary waiver on tampering with evidence, bond continued, bound over to Wood County Common Pleas Court. Wesley D. Shaw, Tiffin, preliminary waiver on unspecified charge, bond continued, bound over to Seneca... Read more
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TribLIVE
Longtime Greensburg district judge Albert to retire Sundaywho run into trouble see with the system, and I tried to help people through it
Longtime Greensburg district judge Albert to retire Sunday
TribLIVE / Posted 2 hours ago
who run into trouble see with the system, and I tried to help people through it before they get across the street (to Common Pleas Court), where procedures are more rigid,” Albert said. “First, I tried to be fair, and secondly, I've tried to... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Man guilty of trying to have sex with minorMich., man accused of traveling to Toledo to have sex with a 13-year-old boy en
Man guilty of trying to have sex with minor
The Toledo Blade / Posted 2 hours ago
Mich., man accused of traveling to Toledo to have sex with a 13-year-old boy entered guilty pleas Monday in Lucas County Common Pleas Court. Emanuel Anderson, 43, pleaded guilty to attempted unlawful sexual conduct with a minor and importuning.... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Report: Man charged pedestrian’s death had drugs, alcohol in systemattorney plan to employ toxicology experts. His trial is scheduled for Sept. 26
Report: Man charged pedestrian’s death had drugs, alcohol in system
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 3 hours ago
attorney plan to employ toxicology experts. His trial is scheduled for Sept. 26. Judge Peter Kontos of Trumbull County Common Pleas Court approved a request today to allow Atty. Brendan Keating, who represents Lauer, 43, to hire a consulting... Read more
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Philly.com
In case-fixing scandal, Philly judge guilty of violating judicial rulesMonday. Segal is one of a long list of judges swept up in the FBI's investigat
In case-fixing scandal, Philly judge guilty of violating judicial rules
Philly.com / Posted 6 hours ago
Monday. Segal is one of a long list of judges swept up in the FBI's investigation of judicial corruption in Philadelphia. Common Pleas Court Judge Angeles Roca faces a Sept. 8 judicial trial on charges that she sought favorable treatment for her... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Indian man, visiting U.S., faces 24 child sex chargescounts of importuning, one count of criminal child enticement and six counts of
Indian man, visiting U.S., faces 24 child sex charges
Dayton Daily News / Posted 10 hours ago
counts of importuning, one count of criminal child enticement and six counts of public indecency. He remained in the county jail, awaiting arraignment in Warren County Common Pleas Court. Detectives ask anyone with information to call 513-695-1... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Woman admits to helping fiance lure women into slaveryby a man and his fiancee who posed as the veteran's friends. On Monday, Michel
Woman admits to helping fiance lure women into slavery
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 11 hours ago
by a man and his fiancee who posed as the veteran's friends. On Monday, Michelle N. Feldman admitted in Franklin County Common Pleas Court that she assisted her fiance in the scheme and promised to testify against him if necessary. Feldman, who... Read more
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Philly.com
Source of newly found hairs remains a mystery in retrial in 1991 rape-murderfinding based on Wright's DNA is too ambiguous to go to the jury without an exp
Source of newly found hairs remains a mystery in retrial in 1991 rape-murder
Philly.com / Posted 12 hours ago
finding based on Wright's DNA is too ambiguous to go to the jury without an expert explaining what the term means. Common Pleas Court Judge Sandy L.V. Byrd could decide that question at a final pretrial hearing Aug. 2. 215-854-2985... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Clark County Common Pleas Court casesCOMMON PLEAS COURT 16-CV-0464 - Pacific Union Financial, LLC, v. Steven E. Bol
Clark County Common Pleas Court cases
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 14 hours ago
COMMON PLEAS COURT 16-CV-0464 - Pacific Union Financial, LLC, v. Steven E. Bolinger, 2668 Folk Ream Road, et al., complaint in foreclosure for $156,280. 16-CV-0465 - Stearns Lending, LLC, v. Christina Fielder aka Christina E. Spitler, 637 S.... Read more
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Philly.com
Paul L. Jaffe, 88, former judge, corporate lawyerPaul L. Jaffe, 88, of Philadelphia, a corporate and real estate lawyer who serv
Paul L. Jaffe, 88, former judge, corporate lawyer
Philly.com / Posted 19 hours ago
Paul L. Jaffe, 88, of Philadelphia, a corporate and real estate lawyer who served as a Philadelphia Common Pleas Court judge for two years in the 1990s, died July 22 of an infection at home. Judge Jaffe was senior counsel to the Center City law firm... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Kane's legal problems costing taxpayers at least $436,285March 12, 2015, Claude Thomas, a former state agent, sued Kane and one of her t
Kane's legal problems costing taxpayers at least $436,285
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted yesterday
March 12, 2015, Claude Thomas, a former state agent, sued Kane and one of her top agents, Kevin Wevodau, in Philadelphia Common Pleas Court. Thomas claims Kane and Wevodau tarnished his reputation in public statements made about a bribery... Read more
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Philly.com
Kathleen Kane's legal problems costing taxpayers at least $436,285March 12, 2015, Claude Thomas, a former state agent, sued Kane and one of her t
Kathleen Kane's legal problems costing taxpayers at least $436,285
Philly.com / Posted yesterday
March 12, 2015, Claude Thomas, a former state agent, sued Kane and one of her top agents, Kevin Wevodau, in Philadelphia Common Pleas Court. Thomas claims Kane and Wevodau tarnished his reputation in public statements made about a bribery... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Mount Vernon woman sentenced for aiding convicted murderergirlfriend and mother last year. The Columbus Dispatch reports 30-year-old Ash
Mount Vernon woman sentenced for aiding convicted murderer
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted yesterday
girlfriend and mother last year. The Columbus Dispatch reports 30-year-old Ashli Price was sentenced Friday in Knox County Common Pleas Court on charges of obstructing justice and aggravated possession of drugs. The drug charges stem from when her... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Changing of the Guard at the Guernsey County Common Pleas Court, Published: July 24, 2016 7:00 AM Tim Oliver, l, chief probation officer at Gu
Changing of the Guard at the Guernsey County Common Pleas Court,
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted yesterday
Published: July 24, 2016 7:00 AM Tim Oliver, l, chief probation officer at Guernsey County Common Pleas Court, accepts a certificate of appreciation from Judge David A. Ellwood as... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Cambridge man on ‘most wanted' list sentenced to prisonmost wanted by local police, will soon be serving time in prison. Jaryd L. McC
Cambridge man on ‘most wanted' list sentenced to prison
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted yesterday
most wanted by local police, will soon be serving time in prison. Jaryd L. McClay, 27, who appeared in Guernsey County Common Pleas Court before Judge David A. Ellwood, was sentenced to six years. He was sentenced on a count each of LSD... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
Court rules on mineral rights appealsigned a lease with Sharon Cloud in 2012 granting her a $103,410 signing bonus.
Court rules on mineral rights appeal
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 2 days ago
signed a lease with Sharon Cloud in 2012 granting her a $103,410 signing bonus. The appeals court upheld the ruling of Columbiana County Common Pleas Court Judge Scott Washam which granted to Millers the royalties and Cloud the sig... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Abduction renews horror of ’90 casewhen James Worley forced her off the road and dragged her to his truck. He was
Abduction renews horror of ’90 case
The Toledo Blade / Posted 2 days ago
when James Worley forced her off the road and dragged her to his truck. He was found guilty of abduction in Lucas County Common Pleas Court and served about three years in prison for the crime. The day of the attack, as she was struggling with... Read more
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The Advertiser-Tribune
Tiffin woman indictedcharged with two counts of Medicaid fraud and one count of theft, all fourth-de
Tiffin woman indicted
The Advertiser-Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
charged with two counts of Medicaid fraud and one count of theft, all fourth-degree felonies, according to Franklin County Common Pleas Court records. The records allege one instance of Medicaid fraud and the theft occurred June 30 and the other... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
Central Ohio woman sentenced for aiding convicted murdereryear. The Columbus Dispatch reports (http://bit.ly/2aezzCC ) 30-year-old Ashli
Central Ohio woman sentenced for aiding convicted murderer
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 2 days ago
year. The Columbus Dispatch reports (http://bit.ly/2aezzCC ) 30-year-old Ashli Price was sentenced Friday in Knox County Common Pleas Court on charges of obstructing justice and aggravated possession of drugs. The drug charges stem from when her... Read more
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The Morning Call
Kathleen Kane's legal problems costing taxpayers at least $436,285March 12, 2015, Claude Thomas, a former state agent, sued Kane and one of her t
Kathleen Kane's legal problems costing taxpayers at least $436,285
The Morning Call / Posted 2 days ago
March 12, 2015, Claude Thomas, a former state agent, sued Kane and one of her top agents, Kevin Wevodau, in Philadelphia Common Pleas Court. Thomas claims Kane and Wevodau tarnished his reputation in public statements made about a bribery... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
Central Ohio woman sentenced for aiding convicted murdereryear. The Columbus Dispatch reports (http://bit.ly/2aezzCC ) 30-year-old Ashli
Central Ohio woman sentenced for aiding convicted murderer
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted 2 days ago
year. The Columbus Dispatch reports (http://bit.ly/2aezzCC ) 30-year-old Ashli Price was sentenced Friday in Knox County Common Pleas Court on charges of obstructing justice and aggravated possession of drugs. The drug charges stem from when her... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Central Ohio woman sentenced for aiding convicted murdereryear. The Columbus Dispatch reports (http://bit.ly/2aezzCC ) 30-year-old Ashli
Central Ohio woman sentenced for aiding convicted murderer
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 2 days ago
year. The Columbus Dispatch reports (http://bit.ly/2aezzCC ) 30-year-old Ashli Price was sentenced Friday in Knox County Common Pleas Court on charges of obstructing justice and aggravated possession of drugs. The drug charges stem from when her... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Murder suspect to return to face trialdenied his requests. His Toronto-based attorney, Daniel Brodsky, could not be
Murder suspect to return to face trial
The Toledo Blade / Posted 3 days ago
denied his requests. His Toronto-based attorney, Daniel Brodsky, could not be reached for comment Friday. In Lucas County Common Pleas Court, Mr. Sheppard is charged with alternate counts of murder in his wife’s death. Both charges carry a... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
Columbiana County Common Pleasdeputies after trying to avoid stopping for about 26 miles. John W. Hawkins, 4
Columbiana County Common Pleas
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 3 days ago
deputies after trying to avoid stopping for about 26 miles. John W. Hawkins, 48, Toledo, stipulated in Court to violating the terms of his probation and was sentenced to eight months in prison for non-support of... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Special prosecutor appointed in Trumbull engineer's ethics caseand various possible violations of Ohio's ethics law for public officials, acco
Special prosecutor appointed in Trumbull engineer's ethics case
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
and various possible violations of Ohio's ethics law for public officials, according to an entry filed in Trumbull County Common Pleas Court. The appointment comes a little more than a month after a request from Trumbull County Prosecutor Dennis... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Special prosecutor to handle allegations against Trumbull engineeris appointed to prosecute possible criminal charges against Trumbull County Eng
Special prosecutor to handle allegations against Trumbull engineer
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 3 days ago
is appointed to prosecute possible criminal charges against Trumbull County Engineer Randy Smith. Judge Andrew Logan of common pleas court appointed Daniel Kasaris of the special prosecutions unit of the Ohio Attorney General’s Office on Friday... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Judge denies sentence reduction for Miami County murdererconsideration for murder and other charges, saying he shows no remorse. McGail
Judge denies sentence reduction for Miami County murderer
Dayton Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
consideration for murder and other charges, saying he shows no remorse. McGail, now 20, was convicted by a Miami County Common Pleas Court jury in August 2014 in the October 2013 death of Nate Wintrow, 20, of Troy during a home invasion. Two... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Man held in rape at UT is acquitted17-year-old girl at a party near the University of Toledo campus was acquitted
Man held in rape at UT is acquitted
The Toledo Blade / Posted 3 days ago
17-year-old girl at a party near the University of Toledo campus was acquitted Thursday of rape. The jury in Lucas County Common Pleas Court deliberated an hour before returning its not guilty verdict against Tanbir Singh, 20, of Twinsburg,... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Police search property of Fulton Co. abduction suspectthose charges, so that’s what we’ve got,” said Fulton County Sheriff Roy Miller
Police search property of Fulton Co. abduction suspect
The Toledo Blade / Posted 3 days ago
those charges, so that’s what we’ve got,” said Fulton County Sheriff Roy Miller. Worley was found guilty in Lucas County Common Pleas Court for the abduction of Ms. Gardner, who suffered a concussion and a skull fracture, as well as several... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
AG investigating Trumbull engineeris appointed to prosecute possible criminal charges against Trumbull County Eng
AG investigating Trumbull engineer
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 3 days ago
is appointed to prosecute possible criminal charges against Trumbull County Engineer Randy Smith. Judge Andrew Logan of common pleas court appointed Daniel Kasaris of the special prosecutions unit of the Ohio Attorney General’s Office on Friday... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Judge won't cut sentence in 2013 Troy murderconsideration for murder and other charges, saying he shows no remorse. McGail
Judge won't cut sentence in 2013 Troy murder
Dayton Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
consideration for murder and other charges, saying he shows no remorse. McGail, now 20, was convicted by a Miami County Common Pleas Court jury in August 2014 in the October 2013 death of Nate Wintrow, 20, of Troy in a home invasion. Two other... Read more
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TribLIVE
Four charter schools sue Pittsburgh school boardthem for one year instead of five years. The charter schools say in lawsuits fi
Four charter schools sue Pittsburgh school board
TribLIVE / Posted 3 days ago
them for one year instead of five years. The charter schools say in lawsuits filed Thursday and Friday in Allegheny County Common Pleas Court that the one-year renewal hinders their ability to recruit staff and students and find financing. Lawyers... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Special prosecutor looking into allegations against Trumbull County Engineer Randy Smithto prosecute any criminal charges that may be filed against Trumbull County Eng
Special prosecutor looking into allegations against Trumbull County Engineer Randy Smith
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 3 days ago
to prosecute any criminal charges that may be filed against Trumbull County Engineer Randy Smith. Judge Andrew Logan of common pleas court appointed Daniel Kasaris of the special prosecutions unit of the Ohio Attorney General’s Office to serve... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Attorney: Mom facing death penalty has low IQthat Andrea Bradley's IQ is in the mid-60s, her attorney Will Welsh said at a h
Attorney: Mom facing death penalty has low IQ
The Record Searchlight / Posted 3 days ago
that Andrea Bradley's IQ is in the mid-60s, her attorney Will Welsh said at a hearing Thursday in Hamilton County Common Pleas Court. "This was someone with the mentality of a child raising children," Welsh told The Enquirer. "I think we... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Woman accused of giving father fatal dose of heroincredited the Franklin County sheriff's office and the Heroin Overdose Preventio
Woman accused of giving father fatal dose of heroin
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
credited the Franklin County sheriff's office and the Heroin Overdose Prevention and Education Task Force for their investigation of the case. Newkirk is being held in the county jail and is scheduled to be arraigned Wednesday in Common Pleas Co... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Fri. 12:50 p.m.: Special prosecutor appointed in Trumbull County Engineer investigationvarious possible violations of Ohio's ethics law for public officials, accordin
Fri. 12:50 p.m.: Special prosecutor appointed in Trumbull County Engineer investigation
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
various possible violations of Ohio's ethics law for public officials, according to an entry filed today in Trumbull County Common Pleas Court. According to a spokesman with the Ohio Attorney General's office, the special prosecutor appointment... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Woman who aided murderer gets 3 yearsdrugs, poor choices. And now the Mount Vernon woman will pay for it. Price, 30
Woman who aided murderer gets 3 years
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
drugs, poor choices. And now the Mount Vernon woman will pay for it. Price, 30, was sentenced Friday by Knox County Common Pleas Court Judge Otho Eyster to more than three years in prison for drug charges and helping her friend elude police... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Clark County Common Pleas Court casesCOMMON PLEAS COURT 16-CV-0461 - Security National Bank, Division of The Park N
Clark County Common Pleas Court cases
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 3 days ago
COMMON PLEAS COURT 16-CV-0461 - Security National Bank, Division of The Park National Bank, fka Security National Bank & Trust Company, 40 S. Limestone St., v. Yvonne R. Mercer, 3661 Lawrenceville Dr., et al., complaint in foreclosure for... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Security at Hamilton, Butler County courts under reviewa holding cell to a courtroom. The prisoner was also shot and killed. Both Ham
Security at Hamilton, Butler County courts under review
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 3 days ago
a holding cell to a courtroom. The prisoner was also shot and killed. Both Hamilton Municipal Court and the Butler County Common Pleas Court are currently undergoing a review by the Ohio Supreme Court on security procedures. Results and... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
Coventry placing two levies on November ballotrooms continue, and in the last three years, we have had three lawsuits on this
Coventry placing two levies on November ballot
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 3 days ago
rooms continue, and in the last three years, we have had three lawsuits on this type of use,” he said. The Summit County Common Pleas Court recently ruled in the Board of Zoning Appeals’ favor, affirming its decision to deny a request for a game... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Five for Friday: Five stories to look for in the July 22 issue of The Daily Jeffersoniancounts of aggravated murder and a gun specification. Okie Barton III, 19, will
Five for Friday: Five stories to look for in the July 22 issue of The Daily Jeffersonian
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 3 days ago
counts of aggravated murder and a gun specification. Okie Barton III, 19, will be sentenced on Aug. 8 in the Belmont County Common Pleas Court. According to a plea agreement, Barton will be sentenced to life in prison without parole for a minimum of... Read more
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York Daily Record
White roses and thornsWHITE ROSES: To York County's two new common pleas court judges, Kathleen Prend
White roses and thorns
York Daily Record / Posted 3 days ago
WHITE ROSES: To York County's two new common pleas court judges, Kathleen Prendergast and Christy Fawcett. Both are highly qualified and should be assets to the county bench and justice system. And both fill a dire need to ease the crushing workload... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Judge rules David DeChristofaro’s conviction records will be sealedthe criminal investigation. The judgment entry will be sent to 13 entities inf
Judge rules David DeChristofaro’s conviction records will be sealed
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 3 days ago
the criminal investigation. The judgment entry will be sent to 13 entities informing them of the decision, including the common pleas court, jail, probation department, prosecutor’s office, FBI, Ohio Bureau of Criminal Investigation, Ohio Ethics... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Ex-Chief Engineer David DeChristofaro's criminal record sealedIn a filing in Trumbull County Common Pleas Court, Judge Richard Reinbold order
Ex-Chief Engineer David DeChristofaro's criminal record sealed
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
In a filing in Trumbull County Common Pleas Court, Judge Richard Reinbold ordered all official records pertaining to DeChristofaro's case be sealed and expunged. The judge also asked the clerk to send a copy of his July 18 order to other agencies,... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
State sues over unpaid wagesthe company were intercepted by recordings saying they had been disconnected.
State sues over unpaid wages
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 4 days ago
the company were intercepted by recordings saying they had been disconnected. The complaint was filed in Mahoning County Common Pleas Court by Jonathan Khouri, a Cleveland-based assistant Ohio attorney general, on behalf of the Ohio Department of... Read more
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Salem News
Ruling made in mineral rights disputesigned a lease with Sharon Cloud in 2012 granting her a $103,410 signing bonus.
Ruling made in mineral rights dispute
Salem News / Posted 4 days ago
signed a lease with Sharon Cloud in 2012 granting her a $103,410 signing bonus. The appeals court upheld the ruling of Columbiana County Common Pleas Court Judge Scott Washam which granted to Millers the royalties and Cloud the sig... Read more
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Philly.com
Judge weighs whether convention committee must release financesPhiladelphia Common Pleas Court Judge Abbe F. Fletman is set to decide whether
Judge weighs whether convention committee must release finances
Philly.com / Posted 4 days ago
Philadelphia Common Pleas Court Judge Abbe F. Fletman is set to decide whether the Democratic National Convention Host Committee's fundraising reports must be made public. The Philadelphia 2016 Host Committee is fighting the release of the quarterly... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Springfield man who bilked elderly West Milton woman gets prisonwas sentenced today to a year in prison. Tyler Baisden, 25, pleaded guilty Jul
Springfield man who bilked elderly West Milton woman gets prison
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 4 days ago
was sentenced today to a year in prison. Tyler Baisden, 25, pleaded guilty July 11 to theft by deception in Miami County Common Pleas Court. He told the woman one price for the work involving trees and mulch, but later said it cost more, county... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Springfield man who bilked elderly West Milton woman gets prisonwas sentenced today to a year in prison. Tyler Baisden, 25, pleaded guilty Jul
Springfield man who bilked elderly West Milton woman gets prison
Dayton Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
was sentenced today to a year in prison. Tyler Baisden, 25, pleaded guilty July 11 to theft by deception in Miami County Common Pleas Court. He told the woman one price for the work involving trees and mulch, but later said it cost more, county... Read more
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