02/13/2020


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Case No.Topics and IssuesAuthorCitation
State v. Craig (Slip Opinion) 2018-0146Criminal law—Final, appealable order—A conviction on one count of a multicount indictment is not a final, appealable order when other counts remain pending after a mistrial—When a criminal defendant is convicted and sentenced on fewer than all counts of a multicount indictment and the state is prevented from retrying the defendant on the remaining counts due to a finding that the defendant is incompetent to stand trial, the incompetency finding operates to sever the charges and the defendant may appeal his conviction and sentence.DeWine, J.Slip Opinion No. 2020-Ohio-455
State ex rel. Kerr v. Collier (Slip Opinion) 2019-0888Prohibition—Court of common pleas had subject-matter jurisdiction to enter charging order and appoint receiver—Court of appeals’ judgment dismissing complaint affirmed.Per CuriamSlip Opinion No. 2020-Ohio-457
Robinson v. Fender (Slip Opinion) 2019-1032Habeas corpus—R.C. 2969.25(A)—Inmate’s failure to file affidavit containing description of each civil action or appeal of a civil action filed against government in previous five years in any state or federal court—Court of appeals’ dismissal of petition affirmed.Per CuriamSlip Opinion No. 2020-Ohio-458
State ex rel. Kerr v. Turner (Slip Opinion) 2019-1024Habeas corpus—R.C. 2725.04(D)—Failure to attach commitment papers to petition—Challenge to admissibility of evidence not cognizable in habeas corpus—Habeas corpus not available to challenge sufficiency of the evidence—Court of appeals’ dismissal of petition affirmed.Per CuriamSlip Opinion No. 2020-Ohio-459
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