A divided Ohio Supreme Court has ruled that judges don’t have the authority to seal the criminal records of offenders pardoned by the governor.
Proposal Would Require 12 Weeks of Maternity Leave
The Ohio Civil Rights Commission has scheduled a meeting later this month to vote on a proposed new rule that would require all Ohio employers to offer pregnant workers at least 12 weeks of maternity leave.
Meanwhile, a group backing the proposal has released a new study, showing hundreds of thousands of Ohio working women do not get leave for pregnancy and childbirth. Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen reports.