The Portage County Legal News
The Portage County Legal News is a daily publication devoted to legal, financial, real estate and general news. Designated by the Federal, County and Municipal Courts as the Official Law Journal of Portage County, Ohio.
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The judgment of the Summit County Court of Common Pleas was recently affirmed by the 9th District Court of Appeals which held that a woman’s convictions for aggravated vehicular homicide and OVI should not have merged for sentencing.
The defendant, Shauntae Marie Hill, was found guilty by a jury of aggravated vehicular homi ... (full story)
COLUMBUS (AP) — Republican White House prospect Jeb Bush kicked off a speech to business leaders on Tuesday with a series of personal recollections, saying he's his "own person."
The former Florida governor, who's the son of ex-President George H.W. Bush and the brother of ex-President George W. Bush, brought his ... (full story)
COLUMBUS (AP) — Republican leaders in the Ohio House pulled many of Gov. John Kasich's tax plans from his state budget proposal, while announcing more money for schools, a smaller state income tax cut and changes to his poverty and health care initiatives.
The revisions to the Republican governor's spending blueprint come a ... (full story)