Lawyer again calls for firings over slaying of Tamir Rice

CLEVELAND (AP) — An attorney is renewing his call for the firing of the two white Cleveland police officers involved in the shooting of Tamir Rice, a 12-year-old black boy killed while playing with a pellet gun outside a city recreation center.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Challenge to Ohio's newest execution method goes to trial

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's newest execution method is either a legal approach to putting condemned killers to death or a process akin to burning inmates at the stake, according to arguments in the latest challenge to capital punishment in the state.

  • Written by By ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS , Associated Press

Ohio Supreme Court to hear Dayton traffic cam challenge

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Supreme Court is hearing the city of Dayton's appeal of a law strictly limiting red-light and speed cameras in a case with statewide implications.

  • Written by THE BELLEFONTAINE EXAMINER STAFF