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Southwest Ohio Legislator Faces More Charges

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A southwest Ohio lawmaker faces 53 new criminal charges including an alleged pattern of corruption.
13, 2014

A southwest Ohio grand jury has brought 53 new charges including an alleged pattern of corruption against a state legislator already facing trial on felony charges of security fraud, theft and other counts.

Batchelder Backs Off Resignation Comment

Batchelder (left) now says he only suggested Peter Peck resign.
August 28, 2013

The Speaker of the Ohio House is backpedaling on an apparent resignation request he sent last month to a Cincinnati-area representative after he was indicted.

Ohio GOP Lawmaker Contesting Fraud, Theft Charges

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Republican lawmaker Peter Beck was released on bond today after pleading not guilty to misleading investors.
26, 2013

A southwest Ohio lawmaker that authorities say misled investors and used their money for personal gain has entered a not guilty plea.