04/14/2020


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Case No.Topics and IssuesAuthorCitation
04/14/2020 Case Announcements  Merit decisions without opinions—Motion and procedural rulings—Appeals accepted for review—Appeals not accepted for review—Reconsideration of prior decisions.  
State v. Grayson (Slip Opinion) 2019-0777Appeal dismissed as having been improvidently accepted. Slip Opinion No. 2020-Ohio-1419
State v. Miller (Slip Opinion) 2018-0948Trial courts must strictly comply with Crim.R. 11(C)(2)(c)—A trial court strictly complies with Crim.R. 11(C)(2)(c) when it advises a defendant in a manner reasonably intelligible to the defendant that a guilty or no-contest plea waives the rights enumerated in the rule; the trial court is not required to use the particular words stated in the rule. Fischer, J.Slip Opinion No. 2020-Ohio-1420
Columbus Bar Assn. v. Armengau (Slip Opinion) 2019-0500Attorneys—Misconduct—Attorney’s appeal from trial court’s resentencing judgment is a direct appeal—Cause remanded for Board of Professional Conduct to stay proceedings until all direct appeals of attorney’s convictions have concluded.Per CuriamSlip Opinion No. 2020-Ohio-1421
Disciplinary Counsel v. Doherty (Slip Opinion) 2019-1736Judges—Misconduct—Driving while intoxicated—Jud.Cond.R. 1.2 and 1.3—Failure to act in a manner that promotes public confidence in the independence, integrity, and impartiality of the judiciary—Abuse of the prestige of judicial office to advance personal interests—Public reprimand.Per CuriamSlip Opinion No. 2020-Ohio-1422
04/14/2020 Case Announcements #2  Merit decisions with opinions—Motion and procedural rulings—Mediation matters.  
State ex rel. Ohioans for Secure & Fair Elections v. LaRose (Slip Opinion) 2020-0327Elections—Mandamus—Writ of mandamus granted against Ohio Ballot Board to compel it to certify that initiative petition contains only one proposed constitutional amendment and writ of mandamus granted against the secretary of state to compel him to convene a meeting of the board to facilitate such certification—Writ sought against the attorney general denied.Per CuriamSlip Opinion No. 2020-Ohio-1459
04/14/2020 Case Announcements #3  Merit decisions with opinions.  
04/14/2020 Administrative Actions  Administrative actions.