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  • 03 Oct 2018 3:07 PM | Kim Fantaci (Administrator)

    When people hear about guardianship, most are only familiar with an adult taking care of a juvenile or, in fewer cases, an adult legally responsible for an elder.


  • 02 Oct 2018 4:09 PM | Kim Fantaci (Administrator)

    The Ohio Board of Professional Conduct has set its hearing schedule for October. All hearings take place before a three-member panel of the board and are open to the public.


  • 02 Oct 2018 3:42 PM | Kim Fantaci (Administrator)

    Every Monday afternoon, Courtroom 12B in Franklin County Municipal Court goes through its usual docket. Unlike most people under community control, those who are part of the military and veterans’ services specialized docket (MAVS) are connected through another kind of commitment.


  • 01 Oct 2018 9:48 AM | Kim Fantaci (Administrator)

    Magistrates accept pleas, handle hearings, conduct jury trials, and author decisions in courts throughout the state. Working with the judges who assign them to perform these duties, Ohio’s magistrates have become integral to the operation of the state’s justice system.


  • 01 Oct 2018 8:42 AM | Kim Fantaci (Administrator)

    If anyone can appreciate the unique role magistrates play in the Ohio judicial system, it’s former probate court magistrate and current Ohio Supreme Court Chief Justice, Maureen O’Connor.


  • 25 Sep 2018 3:21 PM | Kim Fantaci (Administrator)

    Ohio has been a national leader among state courts in providing education to judicial officers on the issue of fines, fees, and court costs.


  • 20 Sep 2018 7:49 AM | Kim Fantaci (Administrator)

    Just like most rural parts of Ohio, Clinton County can offer the comforts and conveniences of home. But sometimes, those comforts are disrupted. For at-risk children and teens, the concern is when one problem multiplies into long-term struggles.


  • 18 Sep 2018 2:59 PM | Kim Fantaci (Administrator)

    The Ohio Judicial Conference’s annual meeting is a time when judges can reflect on the state of Ohio’s courts. But before they can look ahead to what needs done, it helps to acknowledge what’s been done and those who’ve done it.


  • 14 Sep 2018 2:16 PM | Kim Fantaci (Administrator)

    The application period has opened for school officials to apply for grants to help defray the transportation costs for student field trips to the Ohio Supreme Court and its Visitor Education Center.


  • 13 Sep 2018 12:34 PM | Kim Fantaci (Administrator)

    Ohio Supreme Court Chief Justice Maureen O’Connor will be honored today as this year’s recipient of the Thomas J. Moyer Award for Judicial Excellence.


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