Cases for the Ohio Supreme Court

Robert R. Cupp - Supreme Court of Ohio(Photo: WOSU)

Robert R. Cupp – Justice, Ohio Supreme Court – answers the question: What cases do the Supreme Court accept?

The Supreme Court is the court of last resort in Ohio. Most of its cases are appeals from the 12 district courts of appeals. The Court may grant leave to appeal felony cases from the courts of appeals and may direct a court of appeals to certify its record in any civil or misdemeanor case that the Court finds to be “of public or great general interest.