07/05/2017


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Case No.Topics and IssuesAuthorCitation
State v. Anderson (Slip Opinion) 2016-0317Criminal law-Sentencing-Trial tax-Eighth Amendment-Appellant failed to show that trial court imposed his sentence as penalty for exercising his right to jury trial instead of pleading guilty-Imposing mandatory minimum prison sentence of three years on juvenile offenders for aggravated robbery and for kidnapping does not violate Eighth Amendment's prohibition against cruel and unusual punishment-Mandatory three-year prison sentence imposed on a juvenile offender tried as an adult for a conviction of a firearm specification does not violate Eighth Amendment-Court of appeals' judgment affirming sentence affirmed.O'Donnell, J.Slip Opinion No. 2017-Ohio-5656
State ex rel. Love v. O'Donnell (Slip Opinion) 2016-0923Mandamus-Challenge to sufficiency of verdict forms and verdict-Res judicata-Court of appeals' dismissal of petition affirmed.Per CuriamSlip Opinion No. 2017-Ohio-5659
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