07/18/2017


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Case No.Topics and IssuesAuthorCitation
Columbus City Schools Bd. of Edn. v. Franklin Cty. Bd. of Revision (Slip Opinion) 2015-0565Taxation-Real-property valuation-Board of Tax Appeals ("BTA") erred by failing to independently weigh the evidence-Carryforward of tax-year-2011 value to tax years 2012 and 2013 was proper-BTA's decision vacated-Cause remanded.Per CuriamSlip Opinion No. 2017-Ohio-5823
In re Adoption of P.L.H. (Slip Opinion) 2017-0173Adoption-R.C. 3107.07(B)(2)(c)-Putative father's consent to adoption is not necessary if he has "willfully abandoned" birth mother-Putative father's failure to care for and support birth mother is not relevant basis for proceeding with adoption without putative father's consent-Inquiry regarding willful abandonment focuses on whether clear and convincing evidence establishes that putative father voluntarily or intentionally deserted, forsook, or abdicated all responsibility for birth mother.French, J.Slip Opinion No. 2017-Ohio-5824
Disciplinary Counsel v. Tamburrino 2016-0858On application for reinstatement.  
07/18/2017 Case Announcements  Merit decisions with opinions-Motion and procedural rulings-Disciplinary cases.