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07/22/2020 Case Announcements  Merit decisions with opinions—Merit decisions without opinions—Motion and procedural rulings—Appeals not accepted for review.  
07/22/2020 Case Announcements #2  Motion and procedural rulings.  
07/22/2020 Case Announcements #3  Merit decisions without opinions.  
State ex rel. Penland v. Dinkelacker (Slip Opinion) 2020-0027Mandamus—Inmate had adequate remedy at law to raise on direct appeal trial court’s failure to issue findings of fact and conclusions of law—A judgment granting or denying postconviction relief is a final, appealable order even if it does not include findings of fact and conclusions of law—State v. Mapson and State ex rel. Ferrell v. Clark overruled—Writ denied.DeWine, J.Slip Opinion No. 2020-Ohio-3774
State v. Hundley (Slip Opinion) 2018-0901Criminal law—Aggravated murder—Death penalty—Sufficiency of the evidence—Manifest weight of the evidence—Appropriateness and proportionality of death penalty—Death penalty affirmed.Kennedy, J.Slip Opinion No. 2020-Ohio-3775
State ex rel. Lemaster v. Meigs Cty. Court of Common Pleas (Slip Opinion) 2019-1666Mandamus—Judgment of conviction included all elements required for a final, appealable order—Court of appeals’ dismissal of complaint affirmed.Per CuriamSlip Opinion No. 2020-Ohio-3776
07/22/2020 Case Announcements #4  Motion and procedural rulings.