Columbus Mayor Michael Coleman said he is willing to work with other cities to assist with the immigration crisis at the U.S. southern border. His spokesman Dan Williamson warns, though, the city’s social service agencies do not have the capacity to take in large numbers of immigrant children. “If our social services agencies were to [...]
Role of the Judicial Branch of the Government
Robert R. Cupp – Justice, Ohio Supreme Court – answers the question: What is the role of the judicial branch in government?
In the United States, the state supreme court is the highest state court in the state court system.
The state supreme court is exclusively for hearing appeals of legal issues. It does not make any finding of facts, and thus holds no trials. The court consists of a panel of judges selected by methods outlined in the state constitution.