Experts: Small governments feel effects of corruption

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's state auditor says there's no statistically significant proof that government corruption occurs more frequently in smaller communities amid a rash of recent corruption charges, but notes those communities often feel the effects more than their larger counterparts.

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Diet clinic staff charged in alleged amphetamine 'pill mill'

CLEVELAND (AP) — Prosecutors say the owner and three employees of a trio of Cleveland-area diet clinics are charged with running an operation that illegally sold over a million doses of amphetamines.

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Killer chooses plea deal over new trial after judge misspoke

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio man who admitted fatally stabbing a woman while high on LSD has taken a plea deal rather than proceeding with the new trial he won because a judge misspoke about his eligibility for early release.

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