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Wednesday, April 4, 2012

2011-0438.  Schwering v. TRW Vehicle Safety Sys., Inc., Slip Opinion No. 2012-Ohio-1481.
Certified Question of State Law, United States District Court, Southern District of Ohio, Western Division, No. 1:10-CV-679.  Certified question answered in the negative.
O’Connor, C.J., and Lundberg Stratton, O’Donnell, Lanzinger, Cupp, and McGee Brown, JJ., concur.
Pfeifer, J., concurs in judgment only.
Opinion: http://www.supremecourt.ohio.gov/rod/docs/pdf/0/2012/2012-Ohio-1481.pdf
Summary: Plaintiff May Not Dismiss Civil Suit 'Without Prejudice' After Mistrial Unless All Parties Consent or Court Orders Dismissal

2011-0716.  State ex rel. Carna v. Teays Valley Local School Dist. Bd. of Edn., Slip Opinion No. 2012-Ohio-1484.
Pickaway App. No. 10CA18, 2011-Ohio-1522. Judgment reversed and cause remanded.
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-1484.pdf
Summary: School Board Must Conduct Requested Meeting With Principal Before Voting to Renew or Not Renew Employment Contract

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