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Ohio court prohibits child's abuse statements

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Witnesses at the child abuse trial of a man accused of harming the 3-year-old son of his girlfriend should not have been allowed to discuss statements the boy made to preschool teachers, a divided Ohio Supreme Court ruled Wednesday in a decision that could tie prosecutors' hands in future child abuse cases.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 30 October 2013

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Ohio housing discrimination lawsuit to proceed

CINCINNATI (AP) — A federal lawsuit accusing the predominantly white Cleveland suburb of Lakewood and its leaders of waging a racially motivated campaign of harassment to drive out a group of black residents can proceed to trial, a federal appeals court panel ruled on Wednesday.

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Ohio murder-rape case involves years of evidence

CLEVELAND (AP) — Evidence spanning many years will delay the trial of a convicted Ohio sex offender charged with two murders and 173 counts of rape.

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Neglected dogs removed from Ohio property

 

ST. LOUISVILLE, Ohio (AP) — Animal welfare workers and sheriff's deputies have removed about 45 dogs from a property in central Ohio after reports that they have been neglected.

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Ohio livestock prices

The Eastern Cornbelt Daily Direct Summary from Tuesday as reported by the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Agriculture Marketing Service:

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Ohio State band shows create national buzz

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State University is known as a perennial football power, but the marching band is getting its share of national exposure these days, too.

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Sides debate court timing in Medicaid dispute

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Attorneys for the state said Tuesday there's no need for the Ohio Supreme Court to rush its consideration of a lawsuit over a legislative panel's authority to approve Medicaid expansion, but they are not opposed to a "reasonably expedited" timeline.

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Ohio traffic deaths this year could hit record low

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Traffic deaths in Ohio could hit a record low this year.

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