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Ohio ACLU calls for end of daily jail fees billed to inmates

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Fees charged to inmates first upon their arrival at state jails and then on a daily basis perpetuate cycles of debt and incarceration and should be eliminated, the American Civil Liberties Union said Monday.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 10 November 2015

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Police: Boy, 16, shot in the head, killed in Columbus

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Police say a 16-year-old boy has been fatally shot in the parking lot of a Columbus convenience store.

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Ohio bill may make it harder for government to seize assets

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio House committee continues to hear testimony on a bill making it harder for authorities to seize assets like cash or vehicles if the owners aren't involved in criminal activity.

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Ohio county's elections board sets hearing on poll problems

CINCINNATI (AP) — A southwest Ohio county's elections board planned Tuesday to examine what caused Election Day problems that disrupted some voters' efforts to cast their ballots.

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Ohio police dog killed after running into traffic

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A police dog was hit by a car and killed when she dashed into traffic after seeing another dog across the street.

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Ohio man gets prison time for sexually abusing minors abroad

CLEVELAND (AP) — A northeast Ohio man is heading to prison for sexually abusing three boys who lived in a group home he helped run as a mission worker in Honduras.

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US appeals court upholds 2011 Ohio police shooting ruling

CINCINNATI (AP) — A federal appeals court has upheld dismissal of a lawsuit against a Cincinnati police officer who fatally shot a black youth during a 2011 confrontation.

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FBI to comb Ohio sites where teen girls found killed in '94

CLEVELAND (AP) — The FBI says it will use advance technology to comb sites where the bodies of two teenage girls were found in 1994 in northeast Ohio.

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