WOSU News Archives For: April 9, 2008

Supreme Court Hears Arguments in Case Involving State Law and City Law

12:00AM
April
9, 2008

Attorneys for an Ohio city and the state presented their cases Wednesday regarding an apparent conflict in a city law and a state law.

Dispute Over Tobacco Money Goes to Court

12:00AM
April
9, 2008

An anti-smoking group wants to stop thestate treasurer from putting $230 million of its funding in a job-creation program controlled by Governor Strickland andlegislative leaders.

Realtors speak on “real story” on local housing market

12:00AM
April
9, 2008

The Columbus Board of Realtors Wednesday kicked off a new marketing campaign to tell people The Grass is Greener here. They’re spending about $200,000 to show central Ohio has faired better than most areas in the recent housing crisis. But that may depend on which figures you reference.

Ohio Attorney General Recuses Himself From Harassment Case.

12:00AM
April
9, 2008

Attorney General Marc Dann says he is withdrawing from an internal investigation into two employees’ accusations that they were sexually harassed by a director in the office.

Proponents of Paid Sick Leave Criticize Ohio Lawmakers

12:00AM
April
9, 2008

Leaders of a campaign for a new state law giving paid sick leave to most Ohio workers are using strong words to criticize state legislators who are balking at passing the measure.