WOSU News Archives For: November 24, 2011

Ohio Man On Leave After Records Found In Trash

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Personal information compromised at Ohio agency.
9:21AM
November
24, 2011

A longtime counselor at a job agency for Ohioans with disabilities has been placed on paid leave after documents with personal client information were found in an outdoor trash bin. The items from the Ohio Rehabilitation Services Commission were found outside an agency office in Portsmouth. The state’s top watchdog has said his office is [...]

Ohio Widow Fights Quarantine Of Released Animals

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One of three panthers rescued by the Zoo from a ranch in Zanesville.
9:17AM
November 24, 2011

The widow of an Ohio man who released dozens of tigers, bears and other animals at his farm before killing himself is appealing the state’s quarantine of the six surviving creatures. Marian Thompson’s lawyer requested a hearing in a letter to the Ohio Department of Agriculture this week. The lawyer did not cite a specific [...]

Ohio Man Convicted In HIV Notifying Case

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A former wrestler was convicted for not notifying sex partners of HIV positive status.
9:15AM
November
24, 2011

A Cincinnati jury has convicted a former professional wrestler of 14 felonious assault counts for having sex with multiple women without telling them he had tested positive for the virus that causes AIDS. Jurors deliberated nine hours over two days before returning their verdict Wednesday against 29-year-old Andre Davis of Cincinnati, who used stage names [...]