Experts: Charges rarely result from private complaint law

CINCINNATI (AP) — Criminal prosecutions rarely result from an obscure law that private citizens have turned to in a push for charges in connection with a pair of fatal Ohio police shootings, according to legal experts.

  • Written by LISA CORNWELL, Associated Press

Mom, grandma charged in teen's suspected drug death at hotel

GREEN, Ohio (AP) — The mother and grandmother of a teen who died from a suspected heroin overdose were charged in his death after authorities said they think the mom and her son had used the drug together.


Ohio State wants 'sexualized culture' band lawsuit tossed

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Lawyers for Ohio State University have asked a judge to dismiss a lawsuit by a former marching band director fired for allowing a "sexualized culture" within the band.

  • Written by JULIE CARR SMYTH, Associated Press