WOSU News Archives For: October 25, 2007

Small Businesses Must Offer 12 Weeks Maternity Leave

12:00AM
October
25, 2007

Ohio companies that don’t grant several 12 weeks of unpaid pregnancy and maternity leave could soon be found guilty of gender discrimination.

New Law Cracks Down on Slot-Like Games

12:00AM
October
25, 2007

A crackdown on electronic gaming machines that look and operate a lot like slot machines has just taken effect across Ohio.

Attorney General Tries to Stop Halloween Contact Lenses

12:00AM
October
25, 2007

Ohio’s Attorney General is taking action to try to stop some Ohio businesses from selling contact lenses that can permanently damage people’s eyes.

Ohio school officials learn new ways to protect students

12:00AM
October
25, 2007

Ohio school officials are looking for more ways to keep their students and teachers safe while on campus. Many of them met at the Ohio State University for a day-long seminar about ways to prevent school violence.

Ohio State students hope to spark talks about concealed carry on campus

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12:00AM
October 25, 2007

Some students across the country, including some at Ohio State, are carrying empty pistol holsters to college classes this week. They hope to spark discussions about current concealed carry laws – and maybe even change them.