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  • Highlights

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    In April, 2015, the Supreme Court of Ohio released a Felony Sentencing Quick Reference Guide. You can download the guide at this link:…/summaries/felonyQuickRef.pdf

    The Ohio Justice & Policy Center has created an online resource for researching the civil impact, or collateral consequences, of a conviction under Ohio Criminal Law.  The database is searchable by Civil Impact and by Offense.  This website should be helpful to attorneys as well as Pro Se patrons.

    Court Ordered Treatment For Those With Mental Illness SB 43 Analysis

    Court Ordered Treatment For Those With Mental Illness SB 43 Text


    The Supreme Court of Ohio published Writing Manual, Second Edition, effective July 1, 2013. A Print copy is available in the Law Library.  Link to the Writing Manual can also be accessed here:

    Recent Advisory Opinion Regarding Use of Judicial Titles By Former Judges was decided June 6, 2013 by Ohio Supreme Court's Board of Commissioners on Grievances and Discipline  Opinion No. 2013-3.