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Lisbon Morning Journal
Jury lets Cleveland man keep his cashSentencing has been postponed until at least next week when Jackson has another
Jury lets Cleveland man keep his cash
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted 2 hours ago
Sentencing has been postponed until at least next week when Jackson has another scheduled jury trial in Columbiana County Common Pleas Court. Jackson is charged in a separate case with tampering with evidence and possession of drugs, charges which... Read more
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Salem News
Jury finds Cleveland man guilty of heroin possessionSentencing has been postponed until at least next week when Jackson has another
Jury finds Cleveland man guilty of heroin possession
Salem News / Posted 3 hours ago
Sentencing has been postponed until at least next week when Jackson has another scheduled jury trial in Columbiana County Common Pleas Court. Jackson is charged in a separate case with tampering with evidence and possession of drugs, charges which... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Year later, 1st hitched here grateful to be ‘husbands’has been legal.’ They waited until Mr. Shipman, an aquatics instructor, left w
Year later, 1st hitched here grateful to be ‘husbands’
The Toledo Blade / Posted 3 hours ago
has been legal.’ They waited until Mr. Shipman, an aquatics instructor, left work before heading over to the Lucas County Common Pleas Court, where they were married shortly after noon. They had no idea they’d be the first in the county. Because... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Cleveland Area Judge Running For Ohio Supreme Courtof the legal system, as he campaigns for Ohio's highest court. Judge John O'Do
Cleveland Area Judge Running For Ohio Supreme Court
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 7 hours ago
of the legal system, as he campaigns for Ohio's highest court. Judge John O'Donnell has been serving the last 14 years as common pleas court judge for Cuyahoga County. Now, he has set his sight on becoming an Ohio supreme court justice.... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Embarassing 2006 Trumbull County sewer engineering project gets worse with $185,000 jury verdictInternational of Boardman and its former president, Sat Adlaka, sued the Trumbu
Embarassing 2006 Trumbull County sewer engineering project gets worse with $185,000 jury verdict
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 19 hours ago
International of Boardman and its former president, Sat Adlaka, sued the Trumbull County commissioners in 2014 in common pleas court, arguing that the county owed the company $296,000 because it breached a 2006 contract by rescinding part... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
Columbiana County Municipalcarrying concealed weapon, weapons while intoxicated and obstructing official b
Columbiana County Municipal
The East Liverpool Review / Posted yesterday
carrying concealed weapon, weapons while intoxicated and obstructing official business case bound over to county common pleas court. Carl Edward Robb, 27, Main Street, Wellsville, was fined $250 for no driver's license. Justin P.... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
Teen sentenced to eight years for St. Clair Township home invasionWhen questioned by assistant county prosecutor Tammie Jones, Columbiana County
Teen sentenced to eight years for St. Clair Township home invasion
The East Liverpool Review / Posted yesterday
When questioned by assistant county prosecutor Tammie Jones, Columbiana County Common Pleas Court Judge C. Ashley Pike quickly admitted he misspoke and immediately corrected his mistake by sentencing Austin J. Sullivan to eight years in prison,... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
Man gets 8 years for home invasionWhen questioned by assistant county prosecutor Tammie Jones, Columbiana County
Man gets 8 years for home invasion
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted yesterday
When questioned by assistant county prosecutor Tammie Jones, Columbiana County Common Pleas Court Judge C. Ashley Pike quickly admitted he misspoke and immediately corrected his mistake by sentencing Austin J. Sullivan to eight years in prison,... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Law enforcement strikes back against Warren motorcycle club involved in double homicidethe Warren Police Department requested a temporary restraining order and perman
Law enforcement strikes back against Warren motorcycle club involved in double homicide
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted yesterday
the Warren Police Department requested a temporary restraining order and permanent injunction Thursday in Trumbull County Common Pleas Court, Hicks said. Judge Andrew Logan approved the temporary restraining order late Thursday, Hicks and other... Read more
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Salem News
Teen gets sentence of 8 years for home invasionWhen questioned by assistant county prosecutor Tammie Jones, Columbiana County
Teen gets sentence of 8 years for home invasion
Salem News / Posted yesterday
When questioned by assistant county prosecutor Tammie Jones, Columbiana County Common Pleas Court Judge C. Ashley Pike quickly admitted he misspoke and immediately corrected his mistake by sentencing Austin J. Sullivan to eight years in prison,... Read more
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Salem News
MUNICIPAL COURTcarrying concealed weapon, weapons while intoxicated and obstructing official b
MUNICIPAL COURT
Salem News / Posted yesterday
carrying concealed weapon, weapons while intoxicated and obstructing official business case bound over to county common pleas court. Carl Edward Robb, 27, Main Street, Wellsville, was fined $250 for no driver's license. Justin P.... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Man gets life for murder at barcentral-city bar. Judge James Bates imposed the sentence on Charles Johnson, 3
Man gets life for murder at bar
The Toledo Blade / Posted yesterday
central-city bar. Judge James Bates imposed the sentence on Charles Johnson, 37, immediately after a jury in Lucas County Common Pleas Court found he was guilty of murder and a gun specification attached to the charge. Charles Johnson listens to... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Warren cops shut down bike club in wake of killingthe Warren Police Department requested a temporary restraining order and perman
Warren cops shut down bike club in wake of killing
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted yesterday
the Warren Police Department requested a temporary restraining order and permanent injunction Thursday in Trumbull County Common Pleas Court, Hicks said. Judge Andrew Logan approved the temporary restraining order late Thursday, Hicks and other... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Warren court documents reveal criminal history between biker clubsfor Saturday. A hearing to permanently shut down the clubhouse is scheduled fo
Warren court documents reveal criminal history between biker clubs
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted yesterday
for Saturday. A hearing to permanently shut down the clubhouse is scheduled for July 1 at 11 a.m. in Trumbull County Common Pleas Court. Shorty's Bar has been in business for 60 years. Neighbors say that there haven't been problems at the... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Lima teen accused in Meat City shooting indicted on two chargesPetaway in front of Meat City on March 7th. McDowell fled the area and was capt
Lima teen accused in Meat City shooting indicted on two charges
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted yesterday
Petaway in front of Meat City on March 7th. McDowell fled the area and was captured a month later around Sidney. McDowell was in juvenile court but his case has been moved to common pleas court, where he is awaiting his first court a... Read more
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Philly.com
No retrial for cop in 'racial slur' incidentat Ninth and Wharton Streets, where the Geno’s and Pat’s cheesesteak shops nigh
No retrial for cop in 'racial slur' incident
Philly.com / Posted yesterday
at Ninth and Wharton Streets, where the Geno’s and Pat’s cheesesteak shops nightly draw hundreds of customers. In April, a Common Pleas Court jury acquitted Sawicki of terroristic threats and disorderly conduct but could not reach verdicts on... Read more
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Philly.com
Imprisoned abortion doc Gosnell sues Philly D.A., Daily Newsprison term is concurrent to three consecutive life terms that Gosnell, 75, rec
Imprisoned abortion doc Gosnell sues Philly D.A., Daily News
Philly.com / Posted yesterday
prison term is concurrent to three consecutive life terms that Gosnell, 75, received in May 2013 for his Philadelphia Common Pleas Court conviction for the murder of three babies who a jury found were born alive during illegal late-term... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Former Southwest Licking school employee admits to sex with studentyears in prison after admitting she had sex with a 14-year-old boy. Michelle M
Former Southwest Licking school employee admits to sex with student
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted yesterday
years in prison after admitting she had sex with a 14-year-old boy. Michelle Moore, 38, pleaded guilty in Licking County Common Pleas Court to three counts of unlawful sexual conduct with a minor. "I am very sorry," Moore said, sobbing. "I admit... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Toledo man guilty in February shooting deathA Toledo man was found guilty today in Lucas County Common Pleas Court in the s
Toledo man guilty in February shooting death
The Toledo Blade / Posted yesterday
A Toledo man was found guilty today in Lucas County Common Pleas Court in the shooting death in February of Darnell Mitchell at a Nebraska Avenue bar. A jury deliberated about eight hours over two days in finding Charles Johnson, 37, guilty of... Read more
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Philly.com
West Oak Lane pimp gets 48-96 years for trafficking teen girlsyoung as 12 from the streets of Kensington and Frankford to work as prostitutes
West Oak Lane pimp gets 48-96 years for trafficking teen girls
Philly.com / Posted yesterday
young as 12 from the streets of Kensington and Frankford to work as prostitutes. Jason Guerra, 37, was found guilty by a Common Pleas Court jury in February of sex crimes including human trafficking, rape, assault, and promoting prostitution of a... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Prosecutor: Marion County judge's ruling puts death penalty in jeopardyin other capital cases in Ohio, said Marion County Prosecutor Brent Yager, who
Prosecutor: Marion County judge's ruling puts death penalty in jeopardy
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted yesterday
in other capital cases in Ohio, said Marion County Prosecutor Brent Yager, who disagreed with Monday's decision by Marion Common Pleas Court Judge William Finnegan. "I was surprised," said Yager. "I believe that there is a distinction between the... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Warren man pleads guilty to child-porn charges, faces 200 years in prisonWARREN — Vincent E. Heflin, 42, of Blakely Circle Southwest, pleaded guilty Thu
Warren man pleads guilty to child-porn charges, faces 200 years in prison
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted yesterday
WARREN — Vincent E. Heflin, 42, of Blakely Circle Southwest, pleaded guilty Thursday in Trumbull County Common Pleas Court to 25 child-pornography charges that could result in a prison sentence of 200 years. A relative told police after seeing some... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
City getting tough on zoning infractionslawsuit with the property owners at 1312 W. Nimisila Road. According to Musarr
City getting tough on zoning infractions
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted yesterday
lawsuit with the property owners at 1312 W. Nimisila Road. According to Musarra, the lawsuit was heard in Summit County Common Pleas Court, and the judge ruled in the property owners’ favor. The city appealed that decision to the 9th District... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Treasurer’s helper indicted for third timecase. Even before Thursday’s indictment, Underwood was a wanted man after Judg
Treasurer’s helper indicted for third time
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 2 days ago
case. Even before Thursday’s indictment, Underwood was a wanted man after Judge John M. Durkin of Mahoning County Common Pleas Court issued a bench warrant for his arrest after he failed to appear for his Monday sentencing on... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Warren files request to shut down ‘gang’ clubhouse becaue of two murders, other crimesrequest for a permanent injunction shutting down the building as a nuisance was
Warren files request to shut down ‘gang’ clubhouse becaue of two murders, other crimes
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 2 days ago
request for a permanent injunction shutting down the building as a nuisance was filed Thursday in Trumbull County Common Pleas Court. The request follows a Saturday gunfight at Shorty’s Place, a Warren Township bar, where David H. Bailes... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Man gets probation for having guns on New Year’s Evesaid Thursday he is changing the way he celebrates New Year’s Eve. Just before
Man gets probation for having guns on New Year’s Eve
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 2 days ago
said Thursday he is changing the way he celebrates New Year’s Eve. Just before he was to be sentenced in Mahoning County Common Pleas Court by Judge Lou A. D’Apolito on charges of being a felon in possession of a firearm and carrying concealed... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Warren officials seek to close biker club after recent killingrequest for a permanent injunction shutting down the building as a nuisance was
Warren officials seek to close biker club after recent killing
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 2 days ago
request for a permanent injunction shutting down the building as a nuisance was filed Thursday in Trumbull County Common Pleas Court. The request follows a Saturday gunfight at Shorty’s Place, a Warren Township bar, where David H. Bailes... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
No more gunfire on New Year's Eve for this guysaid Thursday he is changing the way he celebrates New Year’s Eve. Just before
No more gunfire on New Year's Eve for this guy
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 2 days ago
said Thursday he is changing the way he celebrates New Year’s Eve. Just before he was to be sentenced in Mahoning County Common Pleas Court by Judge Lou A. D’Apolito on charges of being a felon in possession of a firearm and carrying concealed... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Judge commits Patrick Heltzel to state mental hospitalJudge Andrew Logan of Trumbull County Common Pleas Court ruled Thursday that Pa
Judge commits Patrick Heltzel to state mental hospital
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 2 days ago
Judge Andrew Logan of Trumbull County Common Pleas Court ruled Thursday that Patrick Heltzel is a mentally ill person who needs to be kept in a state mental hospital for at least the next six months and possibly the rest of his life. Judge Logan... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Last two sentenced in heroin ring casewho have pleaded guilty for their roles in distributing heroin on the East Side
Last two sentenced in heroin ring case
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 2 days ago
who have pleaded guilty for their roles in distributing heroin on the East Side were sentenced Wednesday in Mahoning County Common Pleas Court. Judge Shirley J. Christian sentenced Shenika Rushton, 33, to three years in prison after guilty pleas to... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Troy man takes plea deal in rape of juvenilesof a plea deal in which prosecutors will recommend 18 years in prison. Thomas
Troy man takes plea deal in rape of juveniles
Dayton Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
of a plea deal in which prosecutors will recommend 18 years in prison. Thomas Contento, 49, made the pleas in Miami County Common Pleas Court, where he had been scheduled to go on trial on the first of the three cases earlier this week. In that... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
32 years to life for Hamilton man convicted in slaying outside...was convicted in 2009 of felonious assault and given a seven-year prison senten
32 years to life for Hamilton man convicted in slaying outside...
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 2 days ago
was convicted in 2009 of felonious assault and given a seven-year prison sentence, according to Butler County Common Pleas Court records. He was released on parole in October, according the Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and... Read more
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ajc.com
Defendant who unleashed stinky courtroom surprise faces judge...and handcuffed to the wheelchair for the arraignment. An investigation is now
Defendant who unleashed stinky courtroom surprise faces judge...
ajc.com / Posted 2 days ago
and handcuffed to the wheelchair for the arraignment. An investigation is now underway into a breakdown in Clark County Common Pleas court safety protocol that allowed Hand to sneak his own feces into the courtroom and throw it at people. Hand... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Defendant who unleashed stinky courtroom surprise faces judge...and handcuffed to the wheelchair for the arraignment. An investigation is now
Defendant who unleashed stinky courtroom surprise faces judge...
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 2 days ago
and handcuffed to the wheelchair for the arraignment. An investigation is now underway into a breakdown in Clark County Common Pleas court safety protocol that allowed Hand to sneak his own feces into the courtroom and throw it at people. Hand... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Sebring man gets five years in prison on 2 separate drug chargesarrested again for the same offenses was sentenced today to five years in priso
Sebring man gets five years in prison on 2 separate drug charges
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 2 days ago
arrested again for the same offenses was sentenced today to five years in prison. Judge John M. Durkin of Mahoning County Common Pleas Court sentenced Jason Gorby, 30, of East Maryland Avenue, after Gorby entered guilty pleas to charges of illegal... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Feces-slinging Clark County inmate back in courtobstructing official business; and retaliation. An investigation is now underw
Feces-slinging Clark County inmate back in court
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 2 days ago
obstructing official business; and retaliation. An investigation is now underway into a breakdown in Clark County Common Pleas court safety protocol that allowed Hand to sneak his own feces into the courtroom and throw it at people. Ricky... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Clark County Common Pleas Court casesCOMMON PLEAS COURT 16-CV-0411 - Cincinnati Insurance Company, Cincinnati, and
Clark County Common Pleas Court cases
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 2 days ago
COMMON PLEAS COURT 16-CV-0411 - Cincinnati Insurance Company, Cincinnati, and Wittenberg University, P.O. Box 720, v. American Standard Brands, c/o Statutory Agent, AS America, Inc., Piscataway, N.J., et al., complaint for $210,607 for damages to... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Feces-slinging Clark County inmate back in courtobstructing official business; and retaliation. An investigation is now underw
Feces-slinging Clark County inmate back in court
Dayton Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
obstructing official business; and retaliation. An investigation is now underway into a breakdown in Clark County Common Pleas court safety protocol that allowed Hand to sneak his own feces into the courtroom and throw it at people. Ricky... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Man accused in West Chester rape pleads not guiltyCamron Wohl, 26, was arraigned in Butler County Common Pleas Court today on thr
Man accused in West Chester rape pleads not guilty
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 2 days ago
Camron Wohl, 26, was arraigned in Butler County Common Pleas Court today on three counts of rape, aggravated robbery, aggravated burglary and kidnapping. His attorney court-appointed attorney, Mary Martin, entered a not guilty plea on his... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Newton Falls’ assistant fire chief, Michael A. Novotny, is suspended for 90 dayswho was one of 18 applicants for the chief's position in May, is appealing the
Newton Falls’ assistant fire chief, Michael A. Novotny, is suspended for 90 days
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
who was one of 18 applicants for the chief's position in May, is appealing the decision in Trumbull County Common Pleas Court. "It appears to be a little over the top for the nature of the claimed offense, and we don't believe it... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
METRO DIGEST || Arrested in abuse of wifeCampbell man charged with raping a 12-year-old girl in his residence. Judge Ma
METRO DIGEST || Arrested in abuse of wife
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 3 days ago
Campbell man charged with raping a 12-year-old girl in his residence. Judge Maureen A. Sweeney of Mahoning County Common Pleas Court issued the warrant for Paris L. Wright, also known as Paris Gray, of Whipple Avenue, after he failed to... Read more
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Philly.com
Jay B. Harris, a Philly lawyer 'at the top of his career'University of Pennsylvania in 1976, and a degree from Temple University's Beasl
Jay B. Harris, a Philly lawyer 'at the top of his career'
Philly.com / Posted 3 days ago
University of Pennsylvania in 1976, and a degree from Temple University's Beasley School of Law in 1980. He clerked for Common Pleas Court Judge Abraham Gafni in Philadelphia his first year out of law school, and soon after joined the firm of... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Murder Case of Lima Man Headed to Common Pleas CourtThe case against a Lima teen accused of murdering a man during a robbery is hea
Murder Case of Lima Man Headed to Common Pleas Court
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 3 days ago
The case against a Lima teen accused of murdering a man during a robbery is heading to common pleas court. Magistrate Richard Warren found probable cause in the murder charges against 18 year old Jayleon'tre Harris. Harris is charged with the murder... Read more
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The Times Leader
Belmont village council confronts financial issues at special meetingmoved to the general fund to be used. A resolution was passed to allow Village
Belmont village council confronts financial issues at special meeting
The Times Leader / Posted 3 days ago
moved to the general fund to be used. A resolution was passed to allow Village Solicitor T.J. Schultz to seek a court order from Belmont County Common Pleas Court to transfer money from the street fund to the general fund to pay off the OPERS... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Man pleads 'guilty' to two counts of aggravated murder; sentenced to life in prison for slaying twoClub last June was sentenced to life in prison without parole for 53 years duri
Man pleads 'guilty' to two counts of aggravated murder; sentenced to life in prison for slaying two
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 3 days ago
Club last June was sentenced to life in prison without parole for 53 years during a hearing Tuesday in the Jefferson County Common Pleas Court. Wayne Everly Jr. was convicted of two counts of aggravated murder after pleading "guilty" to shooting... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Five for Wednesday: Five stories to look for in the June 22 issue of The Daily JeffersonianClub last June was sentenced to life in prison without parole for 53 years duri
Five for Wednesday: Five stories to look for in the June 22 issue of The Daily Jeffersonian
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 3 days ago
Club last June was sentenced to life in prison without parole for 53 years during a hearing Tuesday in the Jefferson County Common Pleas Court. Wayne Everly Jr. was convicted of two counts of aggravated murder after pleading "guilty" to shooting and... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Trial in fatal shooting at bar startsAs the drama played out on a video screen Tuesday, a security guard from the Cl
Trial in fatal shooting at bar starts
The Toledo Blade / Posted 4 days ago
As the drama played out on a video screen Tuesday, a security guard from the Classic Lounge testified in Lucas County Common Pleas Court that he saw a man later identified as Charles Johnson fire multiple shots at Darnell Mitchell, a regular patron... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Judge sets conference on Danny Lee Hill for Aug. 3such as claims by Hill that someone else committed the crimes. At a Dec. 21, 2
Judge sets conference on Danny Lee Hill for Aug. 3
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
such as claims by Hill that someone else committed the crimes. At a Dec. 21, 2015, hearing before Cosgrove in Trumbull Common Pleas Court, Hill's defense team presented two witness to explain why Hill was prevented from using newly discovered... Read more
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The Advertiser-Tribune
Ceremony is chance for new beginningof municipal court - already a joint venture for Tiffin and Fostoria. Each of t
Ceremony is chance for new beginning
The Advertiser-Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
of municipal court - already a joint venture for Tiffin and Fostoria. Each of the top floors are intended for the two common pleas court judges. The joint justice center is to satisfy spacial and security needs in an efficient manner, but it... Read more
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Philly.com
Philly judge weighs if accused teen killer should be tried as an adultthe firearm - that was used in killing DJ Jonathan Merwin, 35, of Brick in Ocea
Philly judge weighs if accused teen killer should be tried as an adult
Philly.com / Posted 4 days ago
the firearm - that was used in killing DJ Jonathan Merwin, 35, of Brick in Ocean County, last year. The question facing Common Pleas Court Judge Lillian H. Ransom: Should the North Philadelphia teen be tried as an adult, or sent back to the... Read more
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