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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COLUMBUS (AP) — Lawyers, law firms and an Ohio lobbyist who have business in Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine's office have all contributed to a charity important to DeWine and his family, an Associated Press review found, and the donations have doubled since he took office.
The charity, Hands Together Inc., operates a sc ... (full story)
CINCINNATI (AP) — A Hamilton County judge last week rejected a juvenile court judge's motion to dismiss charges against her or to move her trial.
Common Pleas Court Judge Norbert A. Nadel said he would try to seat a jury to test Judge Tracie Hunter's contention that she can't get a fair jury because of pretrial publicity. ... (full story)
COLUMBUS (AP) — Maggots in food, staffing shortages and reports of running out of foods are among new complaints facing the vendor that won the contract to feed Ohio inmates.
Reports obtained by The Associated Press through records requests found numerous problems reported since April, when the state took the rare step of ... (full story)