06/10/2020


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Case No.Topics and IssuesAuthorCitation
State ex rel. Miller v. May (Slip Opinion) 2019-1546Habeas corpus—Inmate failed to attach to petition all relevant commitment papers as required by R.C. 2725.04(D)—Court of appeals’ dismissal of petition affirmed.Per CuriamSlip Opinion No. 2020-Ohio-3248
State ex rel. Simmons v. Breaux (Slip Opinion) 2019-1464Mandamus—Inmate had adequate remedy at law to assert his claims by way of appeal—Court of appeals’ dismissal of petition affirmed.Per CuriamSlip Opinion No. 2020-Ohio-3251
Brook Park v. Rodojev (Slip Opinion) 2019-0056Traffic offenses—Speed-measuring devices—Necessity of expert testimony or judicial notice—Sufficiency of the evidence—Results of speed-measuring device using either radar or laser technology are admissible in court without expert testimony establishing, or court taking judicial notice of, the reliability of the scientific principles of that technology—Factfinder must still determine whether evidence presented concerning accuracy of speed-measuring device and qualifications of person who used it is sufficient to support conviction based on the device’s results—Court of appeals’ judgment affirmed.Stewart, J.Slip Opinion No. 2020-Ohio-3253
06/10/2020 Case Announcements  Merit decisions with opinions—Motion and procedural rulings.