07/01/2020


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07/01/2020 Case Announcements  Merit decisions with opinions—Merit decisions without opinions—Motion and procedural rulings—Appeals accepted for review.  
07/01/2020 Case Announcements #2  Merit decisions without opinions.  
State ex rel. O'Diam v. Greene Cty. Bd. of Commrs. (Slip Opinion) 2018-0447Mandamus—R.C. 309.09(A), 305.14(A), and 305.17 set forth the process through which county officials, including judges, may procure outside legal counsel—That process must be followed before procuring outside counsel at a county’s expense—Writ denied.DeWine, J.Slip Opinion No. 2020-Ohio-3503
State ex rel. Martin v. Tuscarawas Cty. Job & Family Servs. (Slip Opinion) 2019-1377Mandamus—R.C. 5153.17 imposes no duty on county children-services agency to allow relators to inspect or copy agency’s records of their childhood history, and agency director’s good-cause determination did not create such duty—Relators failed to establish clear legal right to inspect or copy the records—Writ denied.Per CuriamSlip Opinion No. 2020-Ohio-3507
07/01/2020 Case Announcements #3  Motion and procedural rulings.