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Case No.Topics and IssuesAuthorCitation
04/22/2020 Case Announcements  Merit decisions with opinions—Merit decisions without opinions—Motion and procedural rulings—Appeals accepted for review—Appeals not accepted for review.  
04/22/2020 Case Announcements #2  Appeals not accepted for review.  
State v. Jeffries (Slip Opinion) 2018-0338Ohio’s rape-shield law—R.C. 2907.02(D) and R.C. 2907.05(E)—Both consensual and nonconsensual sexual activity are barred from admission into evidence by Ohio’s rape-shield law, absent one of the specific exceptions listed in the law. Donnelly, J.Slip Opinion No. 2020-Ohio-1539
State ex rel. Roberts v. Marsh (Slip Opinion) 2019-1469Mandamus—Procedendo—Mootness—Neither mandamus nor procedendo will compel the performance of a duty that has already been performed—Court of appeals’ judgment of dismissal affirmed.Per CuriamSlip Opinion No. 2020-Ohio-1540
State ex rel. Nelson v. Russo (Slip Opinion) 2019-1455Mandamus—Inmate had adequate remedy at law by way of direct appeal to challenge his consecutive sentences—Court of appeals’ dismissal of petition affirmed.Per CuriamSlip Opinion No. 2020-Ohio-1541
Disciplinary Counsel v. Schwarz (Slip Opinion) 2019-1738Attorneys—Misconduct—Violations of the Rules of Professional Conduct—Indefinite suspension.Per CuriamSlip Opinion No. 2020-Ohio-1542
04/22/2020 Case Announcements #3  Miscellaneous dismissals.  
04/22/2020 Case Announcements #4  Motion and procedural rulings.