Autopsy: Ohio baby had injuries all over body; girl charged

CLEVELAND (AP) — An infant who authorities suspect was killed by an 11-year-old girl died of blunt impact injuries all over her body, a medical examiner said Wednesday in ruling the death a homicide.

  • Written by MARK GILLISPIE, Associated Press

Court rules against ex-teacher with a phobia of young kids

CINCINNATI (AP) — A federal appeals court has ruled against a former Ohio teacher who sued school administrators for discriminating against her because she has a phobia of young children.

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Court rejects sentencing aspect of Ohio sex assault law

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Evidence that corroborates a crime has no bearing on the sentence an offender should receive, the Ohio Supreme Court ruled Wednesday as it tossed out part of an Ohio sex assault law.

  • Written by ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS, AP Legal Affairs Writer

Ohio to close 2 centers for people with disabilities

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio says it's closing two state centers housing people with developmental disabilities as the number of individuals living in such facilities declines.

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