WOSU News Archives For: February 24, 2009

Independent and Private Colleges: Students May Lose State Money

12:00AM
February
24, 2009

One third of students attending college in Ohio might soon find themselves scrambling to replace grants they’ve been receiving from the state

Lawmakers Push to Curb Teen Dating Violence

12:00AM
February
24, 2009

Ohio’s top law enforcement officer and state lawmakers are pushing legislation to crack down on teen dating violence.

Inmate Disrupts Sentencing Hearing In Federal Court.

12:00AM
February
24, 2009

An inmate cursed at a federal judge, spit at prosecutors and threatened to kill a prison guard during a hearing in which he received an 80-year sentence for robbing two banks and taking a hostage during a 2007 crime spree across Ohio. Billy Jack Fitzmorris also managed to flip over the defense table before federal marshals could restrain him at Monday’s hearing.