The year 2016 marked a notable landmark for women in the ranks of law schools nationwide. For the first time, women who were enrolled in juris doctor programs outnumbered men. Women’s ranks reached 55,766 at accredited law schools, while men’s totaled 55,059. Those numbers put women in a slight majority, at 50.32 percent.
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True democracy is what the organizers of the National Popular Vote Interstate Compact seek and, so far, they count 10 states and the District of Columbia among their signatories.
A former Summit County councilwoman was convicted of taking cash bribes in exchange for trying to influence court proceedings and investigations, said U.S. Attorney Carole S. Rendon and FBI Special Agent in Charge Stephen D. Anthony.
Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine, House Speaker Clifford Rosenberger (R-Clarksville), and Senate President Larry Obhof (R-Medina) recently released the Ohio Joint Study Committee on Drug Use Prevention Education's list of recommendations on options for implementing age-appropriate substance abuse education in schools across all grade levels.
As part of an effort to publicize an escalating labor dispute over aircraft maintenance subcontracting, union representatives are directly contacting customers of NetJets.
The Toledo 4x400-meter relay team of Nautica Hill, Yana Khabina, Kristiana Collins and Dandadeua da Silva combined to run a school-record 3:48.02 in the SPIRE DI Invitational on Saturday, February 11, 2017.
In light of Valentine’s Day, Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine is warning Ohioans that his office has received several recent reports of romance scams that started on Facebook or dating websites.
“The Ohio State Bar Association represents lawyers and judges from all different backgrounds and points of view. In turn, these lawyers represent Ohioans who seek access to justice. Therefore, when the importance of judicial review and the independence of the judiciary is challenged, even by the President of the United States, we feel compelled and uniquely positioned to provide perspective.
Solo travel may sound daunting, lonely or even dangerous, but more people than ever before are taking to foreign countries or cities as a singleton.
Early warning means more time to escape
As 2017 gets going, Ohioans may find themselves moving to a new home or business location. This can be an exciting but hectic time. To help make that transition a smooth one, the Public Utilities Commission of Ohio (PUCO) offers some helpful information for establishing utility services like electric, natural gas, telephone and water service.
Toledo closed out its weekend undefeated thanks to a 5-2 victory over Wayne State on Saturday afternoon. The Rockets improve to 5-5 on the season.
A federal court of appeals recently affirmed judgment in favor of Richland County in a case involving allegations of civil rights violations.
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A Mansfield couple was indicted on charges related to sexual exploitation of a child, said Carole S. Rendon, U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Ohio, and FBI Special Agent in Charge Stephen D. Anthony.
Toledo (1-4) closed out the UNI-Dome Classic with a doubleheader split on Sunday thanks to an outstanding effort by the Rockets' offense that scored 17 runs on 18 hits and zero errors in a 17-5 victory Nebraska-Omaha. The Rockets started the day with an 8-6 loss to Montana.
Saving for college is a forward-looking action plan. No matter the age of a child, it is never too early and it is never too late to start saving for them.
An Ohio Senate proposal once again would allow county governments to regulate motor vehicle traffic on county and township roads.
In an effort to curb fraud in Ohio’s Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), Auditor of State Dave Yost, Rep. Tim Schaffer and Sen. Matt Huffman have announced new legislation to require photos of many recipients on the state’s SNAP Electronic Benefit Transfer (EBT) cards.
Hunters checked 182,169 white-tailed deer throughout Ohio’s 2016-2017 deer season, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR). Last year, 188,329 deer were checked during the 2015-2016 season.