Group pushes to bring civility back to Ohio politics

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A group of Ohioans wants to bring civility back to politics as part of a national effort to return respect and reason to leaders' daily discourse.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Conflicting court rulings put Ohio's voting rules in limbo

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio voter Keith Dehmann failed to list his birthdate when casting his absentee ballot in the 2014 general election and later tried to remedy the mistake. That same year, Linda and Gunther Lahm mixed up the envelopes for their absentee ballots and then overlooked birthdate errors when fixing the problem.

  • Written by ANN SANNER, Associated Press

Cleveland, ACLU agree on protest rules for GOP convention

CLEVELAND (AP) — The city of Cleveland and a civil rights organization have reached a settlement in a lawsuit over the city's rules governing protests and marches during Republican National Convention next month, according to court documents Friday.

  • Written by MARK GILLISPIE, Associated Press

Marriage ruling plaintiff from Ohio dedicated to activism

CINCINNATI (AP) — Three years ago Sunday, Jim Obergefell asked his longtime partner to marry him, beginning a whirlwind of events that led to his name being at the top of the U.S. Supreme Court case that resulted exactly two years later in legalization of same-sex marriage across America.

  • Written by DAN SEWELL, Associated Press