Ohio Supreme Court considers debate over inmate's case file

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Supreme Court is deciding whether police departments can shield the complete files of a long-closed criminal case until all chance of appeals are exhausted, usually because the defendant is dead.

  • Written by ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS, AP Legal Affairs Writer

Ohio Supreme Court examines issue of rape DNA testing delay

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Supreme Court is considering a request by prosecutors and advocates for rape victims to reinstate charges against a Cleveland man accused of attacking a woman in 1993.

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Thousands attend funeral for slain Ohio police officer

WESTERVILLE, Ohio (AP) — Law enforcement officers from as far away as Colorado have joined thousands of mourners at funeral services for an Ohio police officer who was killed when a man opened fire on a SWAT team.

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