Case Caption

Case No.Topics and IssuesAuthorCitation
Disciplinary Counsel v. Connors (Slip Opinion) 2020-0217Attorneys—Misconduct—Violations of the Rules of Professional Conduct—Indefinite suspension.Per CuriamSlip Opinion No. 2020-Ohio-3339
State v. McFarland (Slip Opinion) 2018-1116Criminal law—Complicity—Conspiracy—Aggravated murder—Sufficiency of the evidence—Court of appeals’ judgment affirmed.Kennedy, J.Slip Opinion No. 2020-Ohio-3343
Torres Friedenberg v. Friedenberg (Slip Opinion) 2019-0416Application of physician-patient privilege, R.C. 2317.02(B), in domestic-relations cases that include claims for child custody or spousal support—Court of appeals’ judgment upholding trial court’s order compelling release, subject to protective order, of relevant medical records affirmed.French, J.Slip Opinion No. 2020-Ohio-3345
In re Application of Phares (Slip Opinion) 2020-0232Attorneys—Character and fitness—Applications to take bar exam and to register as candidate for admission to practice of law—Failure to disclosure termination of employment for testing positive for marijuana—Pending applications disapproved but application to take July 2022 or a later bar exam permitted.Per CuriamSlip Opinion No. 2020-Ohio-3346
06/18/2020 Case Announcements  Merit decisions with opinions—Motion and procedural rulings.