On Tuesday, July 17, 2012, the Supreme Court of Ohio launched an expanded news program – Court News Ohio – that features stories about the Ohio judicial system. This archived page on the Supreme Court’s website only displays case summaries that occurred before that date. Cases that were summarized on July 17 and thereafter can be found at www.courtnewsohio.gov.

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Thursday, Jan. 19, 2012

2010-1536.  State ex rel. O’Shea & Assocs. Co., L.P.A. v. Cuyahoga Metro. Hous. Auth., Slip Opinion No. 2012-Ohio-115.
Cuyahoga App. No. 93275, 190 Ohio App.3d 218, 2010-Ohio-3416.  Judgment of the court of appeals affirmed in part and reversed in part, and cause remanded.
O’Connor, C.J., and Lanzinger, Cupp, and McGee Brown, JJ., concur.
Pfeifer and O’Donnell, JJ., concur in part and dissent in part.
Opinion: http://www.supremecourt.ohio.gov/rod/docs/pdf/0/2012/2012-Ohio-115.pdf
Summary: Court Holds Personal Identifying Information in Lead Poisoning Reports Must be Redacted Before Documents Disclosed

2011-1406.  Disciplinary Counsel v. Simon-Seymour, Slip Opinion No. 2012-Ohio-114.
On Certified Report by the Board of Commissioners on Grievances and Discipline, No. 11-016. Christine M. Simon-Seymour of Chardon, Ohio, Attorney Registration No. 0043828, is suspended from the practice of law for two years, with the final six months stayed on the conditions.
O’Connor, C.J., and Pfeifer, Lundberg Stratton, O’Donnell, Lanzinger, Cupp, and McGee Brown, JJ., concur.
Opinion: http://www.supremecourt.ohio.gov/rod/docs/pdf/0/2012/2012-Ohio-114.pdf
Summary: Chardon Attorney Suspended

2011-1517.  State ex rel. Jones v. Ansted, Slip Opinion No. 2012-Ohio-109.
Sandusky App. No. S-11-024, 2011-Ohio-3714.  Judgment of the court of appeals affirmed.
O’Connor, C.J., and Pfeifer, Lundberg Stratton, O’Donnell, Lanzinger, Cupp, and McGee Brown, JJ., concur.
Opinion: http://www.supremecourt.ohio.gov/rod/docs/pdf/0/2012/2012-Ohio-109.pdf

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