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State v. Hudson 2014-T-0097CRIMINAL LAW - insufficient evidence to support enhanced possession of cocaine conviction; state failed to prove weight of actual cocaine in defendant's possession excluding the amount of filler materials; plain error; State v. Gonzales, 2016-Ohio-8319, ___ N.E.3d ____; possession of cocaine conviction established via sufficient evidence; circumstantial evidence of constructive possession of cocaine; personal items in locked bedroom.WrightTrumbull 2/21/2017 2/21/2017 2017-Ohio-615
State ex rel. Womack v. Sloan 2015-A-0051HABEAS CORPUS - Elements for writ; Parole revocation hearing; alleged due process violation; writ will only lie when unreasonable delay in holding hearing; writ will not lie when petitioner only entitled to new hearing.WrightAshtabula 2/21/2017 2/21/2017 2017-Ohio-616
Cragon v. Shinkle 2016-A-0005FORECLOSURE - Summary judgment; sufficiency of clerk affidavit; lack of full description of properties; factual dispute as to amount of payments made; sufficiency of landowner's affidavit; Civ.R. 41(B)(4)(b); dismissal for failure to join necessary party; non-prejudicial.WrightAshtabula 2/21/2017 2/21/2017 2017-Ohio-617
Ashtabula Cty. Technical & Career Ctr. v. Thompson 2016-A-0035CIVIL - motion for summary judgment; Trust document; extent of Trustee's authority to manage and distribute Trust property; settlor's intent; oil and gas rights; fee simple; Trust language is not ambiguous; the farm property shall be distributed to appellee; no express reservation regarding oil and gas rights. O'TooleAshtabula 2/21/2017 2/21/2017 2017-Ohio-618
State ex rel. Reeves v. Sloan 2016-A-0038CIVIL - pro se petition for a writ of habeas corpus; aggregate jail credit; prison term does not expire until 2020. RES JUDICATA. O'TooleAshtabula 2/21/2017 2/21/2017 2017-Ohio-619
Robertson v. RM Moore Ents. 2016-G-0105APPELLATE REVIEW - trial court judgment can only be reviewed on appeal if it constitutes a final order pursuant to R.C. 2505.02 and Civ.R. 54(B); multiple claims or parties remain pending; interlocutory order; no mandatory language that there is no just reason for delay; lack of a final and appealable order.GrendellGeauga 2/21/2017 2/21/2017 2017-Ohio-620
State v. Davies 2016-A-0043CRIMINAL - Driving While Under the Influence of Alcohol (OVI); R.C. 4511.19(A)(1)(a); motion to vacate; guilty plea; Crim.R. 11(B)(1); retroactive application of new federal or state right; implied consentGrendellAshtabula 2/21/2017 2/21/2017 2017-Ohio-621
In re Lubrizol Shareholders Litigation 2016-L-026CIVIL - shareholder derivative action; breach of fiduciary duty; motion to dismiss; failure to state a claim; Civ.R. 12(B)(6); standing; "continuous ownership rule"; demand requirement; futility; Civ.R. 23.1GrendellLake 2/21/2017 2/21/2017 2017-Ohio-622
State v. Hardrick 2016-L-049CRIMINAL LAW - R.C. 2911.01(A)(1); aggravated robbery; R.C. 2941.145; firearm specification; R.C. 2929.12; seriousness and recidivism factors; R.C. 2941.25; merger; R.C. 2929.14(B)(1)(g).O'TooleLake 2/21/2017 2/21/2017 2017-Ohio-623
State v. DeGenero 2016-P-0014CRIMINAL LAW - Identity theft; R.C. 2913.49(B); circumstantial evidence, sufficiency of evidence; submission of credit card application; subsequent possession of card; forgery; R.C. 2913.31(A)(3); use of fraudulently-obtained credit card to make purchases; purpose to defraud bank.WrightPortage 2/21/2017 2/21/2017 2017-Ohio-624