Ohio defense attorneys to review forensic scientist's work

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Innocence Project, Ohio's public defender and a law clinic have formed a task force to review cases involving a state crime lab forensic scientist whose credibility has been questioned.

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Report: Dental board ex-leader leaked info about complainant

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An investigative report says an Ohio State Dental Board director who resigned last year wrongly leaked confidential information about an anonymous complaint against a former board member now charged in a racketeering and corruption case.

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Ohio schools, towns get $2M from state forest timber sales

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio officials say the sale of timber from state forests has generated a little over $2 million to be shared by 16 rural school districts and some local governments in a dozen counties.

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Ohio shooting leaves woman dead, fiance jailed, officer hurt

BROOKVILLE, Ohio (AP) — Authorities investigating a shooting at an Ohio gas station after a crash have identified the Tennessee woman who was killed, a policeman who was hurt and a suspect arrested after a search.

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