WOSU News Archives For: March 1, 2013

Meet Gladys Stones, Ohio Zoo’s Youngest Gorilla

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Gladys Stones, before she was named, is fed at the Cincinnati Zoo. The baby gorilla comes from the Gladys Porter Zoo in Brownsville, Texas.
3:39PM
March
1, 2013

A baby gorilla that was recently moved to the Cincinnati Zoo from Texas now has a name.

Court Says Attorney In Room Doesn’t Constitute Client Privilege

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Columbus Board of Education members have recently cited attorney-client privilege and closed meetings to the public.
9:47AM
March 1, 2013

A county magistrate has ruled that the Columbus Board of Education can’t legally close their meetings to the public simply by having an attorney in the room and claiming attorney-client privilege.

State Gives Preview Of Exotic Animal Facility

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The $2.9 million, 20,000 square foot facility will store animals confiscated under Ohio's new exotic animal law.
8:59AM
March
1, 2013

A state agency on Thursday took reporters to a place where few people have been – and even fewer will go in the future: The state’s new exotic animal facility in Reynoldsburg.

Kasich Gets Positive Approval Rating For First Time

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The latest survey from Quinnipiac University gives Gov. Kasich his apporval rating of over 50 percent since taking office.
7:47AM
March 1, 2013

For the first time in two years, Governor Kasich has a positive approval rating in a major poll.