04/04/2018


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04/04/2018 Case Announcements  Motion and procedural rulings.  
State ex rel. Beard v. Hardin (Slip Opinion) 2018-0335Mandamus-Writ of mandamus sought to compel city council and county board of elections to place proposed charter amendment on the ballot-City council did not have a clear legal duty to submit the proposal to the board of elections-Proposal violated Columbus City Charter 42-2(d), which states that the proposal to be submitted may not address multiple or unrelated subject matters-Board of elections did not have a clear legal duty to place a proposed charter amendment on the ballot when city council had not passed an ordinance approving the placement of the amendment on the ballot-Writs denied.Kennedy, J.Slip Opinion No. 2018-Ohio-1286
04/04/2018 Case Announcements #2  Merit decisions with opinions.