03/18/2021


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Case No.Topics and IssuesAuthorCitation
State ex rel. Hunley v. Wainwright (Slip Opinion) 2020-1151Habeas corpus—Inmate has not yet completed his lawfully imposed sentences—Court of appeals’ dismissal of petition affirmed.Per CuriamSlip Opinion No. 2021-Ohio-803
Lorain Cty. Bar Assn. v. Lindon (Slip Opinion) 2019-0216Attorneys—Misconduct—Violations of the Rules of Professional Conduct and the Rules for the Government of the Bar—No credit for time served under interim felony suspension—Indefinite suspension.Per CuriamSlip Opinion No. 2021-Ohio-804
Lorain Cty. Bar Assn. v. Lewis (Slip Opinion) 2020-0971Attorneys—Misconduct—Violations of the Rules of Professional Conduct—Two-year suspension with conditions.Per CuriamSlip Opinion No. 2021-Ohio-805
Lorain Cty. Bar Assn. v. Vagotis (Slip Opinion) 2020-1193Attorneys—Misconduct—Failure to advise a client in writing that client may be entitled to refund of fee denominated as “earned upon receipt” if the lawyer does not complete representation—Failure to disclose to client attorney’s failure to carry professional-liability insurance—Failure to hold client’s property in an interest-bearing client trust account—Failure to hold legal fees paid in advance in a client trust account—Public reprimand.Per CuriamSlip Opinion No. 2021-Ohio-806
03/18/2021 Case Announcements  Merit decisions with opinions—Motion and procedural rulings—Miscellaneous dismissals.  
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