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Case No.Topics and IssuesAuthorCitation
State v. Mason (Slip Opinion) 2017-0200Criminal law-Sixth Amendment to the United States Constitution-Death penalty-Right to trial by jury-Ohio death-penalty scheme does not violate the Sixth Amendment, because the jury must find that offender guilty beyond a reasonable doubt and that an aggravating circumstance exists.Fischer, J.Slip Opinion No. 2018-Ohio-1462
State ex rel. Cowan v. Gallagher (Slip Opinion) 2017-0220 and 2017-0387Mandamus-Inmate failed to show that trial court disobeyed court of appeals' remand order to conduct de novo sentencing hearing-Inmate's allied-offense claims are barred by res judicata-Court of appeals' denials of writs affirmed.Per CuriamSlip Opinion No. 2018-Ohio-1463
04/18/2018 Case Announcements  Merit decisions with opinions-Mediation matters.