Ohio school-funding suit leaves mark after 20 years

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Twenty years after the first decision in Ohio's landmark school-funding lawsuit, hundreds of new school buildings dot the landscape and the notion of what constitutes an adequate education is regularly debated in U.S. state capitals.

  • Written by JULIE CARR SMYTH , AP Statehouse Correspondent

Ohio paying 2 men declared wrongfully imprisoned $1.45M each

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The state has agreed to pay about $1.45 million each to two men declared wrongfully imprisoned for more than 16 years in a woman's slaying, the Court of Claims announced Thursday.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS