WOSU News Archives For: November 27, 2013

Bus Driver Has Monday Court Appearance For Child Endangerment

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3:33PM
November
27, 2013

A Columbus City Schools bus driver will appear in court Monday morning on charges she endangered the lives of children.

Work Requirement For Food Stamps Draws Ire Of Two Lawmakers

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Two Ohio lawmakers want more exemptions in work requirements for recipients of food stamps.
11:41AM
November
27, 2013

As families prepare to gather around the table for Thanksgiving, state policymakers are urging the governor to change requirements for food assistance. Some lawmakers say there’s disparity across the state when it comes to food stamps.

Mug Shot Website Owners Protest Extortion Allegations

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There are numerous websites that charge people money to have their mugshots removed from the sites, regardless of their innocence or guilt. Some allege it's extortion.
5:00AM
November 27, 2013

A Toledo attorney has filed a class action lawsuit against several mug shot websites that have required money to removed the picture. The lawyer alleges extortion. But the operators defend the sites as a public service.