Ohio lawyer questioned for using justice's name on business

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A former law partner of Ohio Supreme Court Justice William O'Neill faces a six-month provisional suspension for using the justice's name on office signs and business cards — and the local bar association argued Wednesday for even tougher punishment.

  • Written by JULIE CARR SMYTH , Associated Press

Bill announced making "sanctuary" city officials criminally liable

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — City officials would be prohibited from adopting "sanctuary cities" protections for immigrants in the country illegally and held liable in criminal and civil courts for any crimes committed by such immigrants under a proposal headed to Ohio's legislature.

  • Written by JULIE CARR SMYTH , AP Statehouse Correspondent

Female deer captured and sterilized in Ohio

CINCINNATI (AP) — During the second week of January, a team of sharpshooters with dart guns, veterinarians and volunteers quietly captured and sterilized female deer in a section of residential Clifton.

  • Written by CARRIE BLACKMORE SMITH , The Cincinnati Enquirer