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Ohio Supreme Court rules Columbia Gas of Ohio was right to cut off gas to homes where 'stray' gas a hazard

Dee Thompson Oct. 19, 2017, 11:54am

COLUMBUS, Ohio (Legal Newsline) – The Ohio Supreme Court has affirmed orders issued by the Public Utilities Commission of Ohio (PUCO) deciding that Columbia Gas of Ohio was right to discontinue service to customers after stray gas was found near their properties.

Doctors can keep apologizing after death without fear of lawsuit in Ohio

Elizabeth Alt Oct. 17, 2017, 9:15am

COLUMBUS, Ohio (Legal Newsline) – Doctors and other health care professionals will continue to be able to express sympathy without the threat of persecution after the Ohio Supreme Court’s recent ruling in Stewart v. Vivian.

Drunk stripper's car wreck provides complicated liability issue for Ohio Supreme Court

Karen Kidd Sep. 27, 2017, 7:00am

COLUMBUS, Ohio (Legal Newsline) – A strip club seems to have evaded a nearly $3 million verdict after the Ohio Supreme Court found the sole claim for a woman injured by a drunk-driving stripper would be under the state's Dram Shop Act.

Ohio Supreme Court affirms disability ruling in favor of injured worker

Zachary Lewis Jul. 31, 2017, 11:05am

COLUMBUS, Ohio (Legal Newsline) – The Supreme Court of Ohio has affirmed an appeals court's ruling against freight shipping company R&L Carriers Shared Services LLC in a disability compensation dispute filed by the Industrial Commission of Ohio and one of R&L Carriers’ employees.

Ohio Supreme Court grants charity tax exemption to certain dialysis centers

Todd Barnett Jul. 5, 2017, 12:36pm

COLUMBUS, Ohio (Legal Newsline) – On June 15, the Ohio Supreme Court ruled that Dayton dialysis centers engaged in charity work are entitled to a partial property tax exemption.

Ohio high court rules Alliance Petroleum, Anadarko did not violate oil and gas lease terms

John Revak Jun. 20, 2017, 12:05pm

COLUMBUS, Ohio (Legal Newsline) – The Ohio Supreme Court has affirmed a Fourth District Court of Appeals ruling and remanded a legal battle over an oil and gas lease back to the trial court.

Ohio Supreme Court will reconsider disability benefits case

Christopher Knoll Feb. 7, 2017, 9:42am

COLUMBUS (Legal Newsline) – A case involving the applicability of two types of disability awards allotted to injured workers was decided on Dec. 8 by the Ohio Supreme Court, but has been scheduled for reconsideration with oral arguments in the coming months.

Ohio lawmaker opposes term limits for state Supreme Court justices

S. Laney Griffo Dec. 23, 2016, 9:30am

COLUMBUS (Legal Newsline) - The Ohio Attorney General’s Office has certified a petition that would impose terms limits on the state Supreme Court.

Ohio attorney general certifies petition calling for state supreme court term limits

Mark Iandolo Nov. 11, 2016, 10:54am

COLUMBUS (Legal Newsline) — Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine announced this week that his office has certified a petition for the proposed amendment to the Ohio Constitution imposing term limits for Ohio Supreme Court members.