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.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

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