FOP chief denies politics played role in porn actress arrest

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Politics did not play a role in the arrest of porn actress Stormy Daniels, according to the head of the police union in Ohio's capital city where Daniels was briefly charged with interacting too closely with patrons who turned out to be undercover police officers.

  • Written by By ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS , Associated Press

Judge overturns Columbus' ban on gun bump stocks

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A city of Columbus' law banning a gun accessory that allows semi-automatic weapons to be fired rapidly has been overturned by a judge as unconstitutional.

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Ex-Ohio sheriff's deputy pleads not guilty to rape charge

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — A former Ohio county sheriff's sergeant charged with sexually assaulting a woman while off-duty is also being investigated for using a stun gun on a man in his cruiser on the same day.

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