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Maggots In Food Among New Prison Food Complaints

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Complaints of maggots, food and staffing shortages plague Ohio's prison vendor.
12:49PM
July 15, 2014

Maggots in food, staffing shortages and multiple reports of running out of food are among new complaints facing the vendor that won the contract to serve food to Ohio inmates.

State School Board To Hear Complaints About Charter Schools

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The FBI and other authorities are investigating schools in Ohio and other states that are affiliated with an influential U.S.-based Muslim cleric, Fetullah Gulen.
7:43AM
July 15, 2014

The FBI and other authorities are investigating schools in Ohio and other states that are affiliated with an influential U.S.-based Muslim cleric, Fetullah Gulen.

Ohio Opens Multiservice Prison Inmate Rehab Center

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New facilities will help prison inmates transition to the outside
8:30PM
July
12, 2014

Ohio has opened a multi-agency, multiservice facility aimed at helping prison inmates better reintegrate into society.

Former OSU Pediatrician Gets 12 Months In Child Porn Case

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Pelloski cited a troubled childhood and his own sexual abuse as a boy in seeking a lighter sentence.
12:15PM
July
11, 2014

A former top pediatrician at Ohio State University is headed to prison after pleading guilty to a child pornography charge.

Condemned Ohio Killer’s Death Sentence Upheld

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A divided Ohio Supreme Court Thursday upheld the death penalty for Gregory Osie in a case involving murder to eliminate a witness.
3:28PM
July 10, 2014

A divided Ohio Supreme Court has upheld the death sentence of a man who fatally stabbed his girlfriend’s business partner in an argument over a forged check.

Ohio Probation Officer Fatally Shoots Suspect

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12:13PM
July
10, 2014

Columbus police say a county probation officer was wounded and a suspect was killed in a shooting.

State Wants Lawsuit Over Ohio Execution Dismissed

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The 53-year-old McGuire was executed in January 2014 during a 26 minute process.
10:27AM
July 10, 2014

The state is asking a federal judge to dismiss a lawsuit filed by the family of a condemned inmate who repeatedly gasped and snorted during his January execution.

Ohio GOP Sues Fitzgerald Over Key Card Data

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The Ohio Republican Party filed the suit over Fitzgerald's refusal to release key card data for his job as Cuyahoga County Executive.
8:48AM
July 10, 2014

The Ohio GOP filed the suit against Ed Fitzgerald over his refusal to release key card data showing when he enters and leaves county buildings in his job as Cuyahoga County Executive.

Men Charged With Leaving Overdose Victim On Roadside

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The Franklin County Sheriff's Office says Nicholas McCord (left) and Corey Roberts (center) left Jordyn Hollingsworth's body on a roadside after she died of a heroin overdose.
8:50AM
July 9, 2014

Two local men are charged with abuse of a corpse after police say they dumped a woman’s body on a secluded road after she died from an apparent heroin overdose.

Ohio Court: Bond Cash Deposits Unconstitutional

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The Ohio Supreme Court rules that requiring cash-only bonds for criminal defendants is unconstitutional.
11:49AM
July
8, 2014

The Ohio Supreme Court has ruled that requiring criminal defendants to pay a cash-only deposit when posting bond violates the state Constitution.