Sullivant’s Travels is a site-specific journey through the mind of a building – namely Ohio State’s newly renovated Sullivant Hall, home to the university’s dance department. World-renowned director and choreographer Stephan Koplowitz developed eleven simultaneous performance elements featuring artists from OSU’s Department of Dance, School of Music and Advanced Computing Center for the Arts and [...]
Jury Selection Begins In Somali Gang Case
More than a dozen people who are accused in a sex trafficking ring run by Somali gangs that reached from Minnesota into Ohio are facing trial in Nashville.
Jury selection is scheduled to begin Tuesday in the federal trial. According to the indictment, the defendants, many in their 20s and 30s, were members or associates of three gangs called the Somali Outlaws, the Somali Mafia and the Lady Outlaws who are accused of forcing teenage girls into prostitution and operated in Columbus, St. Paul Minneapolis, and Nashville.
The indictment says one girl was under the age of 13 at the time.