06/05/2018


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Case No.Topics and IssuesAuthorCitation
Johnson v. Sloan (Slip Opinion) 2016-1284 and 2017-0272Habeas corpus—Prohibition and mandamus—Inmate fails to state claim cognizable in habeas corpus—Inmate failed to raise on direct appeal his challenge to adult court’s jurisdiction to convict him—Court of appeals’ judgments dismissing petitions affirmed.Per CuriamSlip Opinion No. 2018-Ohio-2120
Pelletier v. Campbell (Slip Opinion) 2017-0088Torts—Political-subdivision immunity—R.C. 2744.02(B)(3)—Whether a stop sign is “in repair” depends on its physical condition, not whether it no longer serves its purpose due to an extraneous factor—The duty to “remove obstructions from public roads” applies only to obstructions that originate on the public road and does not apply to conditions that are only near or in the vicinity of public roads.Kennedy, J.Slip Opinion No. 2018-Ohio-2121
State ex rel. Belle Tire Distribs., Inc. v. Indus. Comm. (Slip Opinion) 2016-1839Workers’ compensation—Commission’s decision to reconsider denial of claim for benefits was an exercise of its continuing jurisdiction—Whether an error occurred that was sufficient to invoke commission’s continuing jurisdiction is a proper subject matter for an action seeking a writ of mandamus.Per CuriamSlip Opinion No. 2018-Ohio-2122
06/05/2018 Case Announcements  Merit decisions with opinions—Motion and procedural rulings—Miscellaneous dismissals.  
06/05/2018 Administrative Actions  Administrative actions.