12/22/2016


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Case No.Topics and IssuesAuthorCitation
State v. Aalim (Slip Opinion) 2015-0677Juvenile procedure-Due process-Mandatory transfer of juveniles to general division of common pleas court violates juveniles' right to due process under Article I, Section 16 of Ohio Constitution-Discretionary transfer of juveniles 14 years old or older to general division under R.C. 2152.10(B) and 2152.12(B) through (E) satisfies due process under Article I, Section 16-Court of appeals' judgment reversed and cause remanded for amenability hearing.Lanzinger, J.Slip Opinion No. 2016-Ohio-8278
State v. Moore (Slip Opinion) 2014-0120Criminal law-Eighth Amendment prohibition against cruel and unusual punishments-United States Supreme Court's holding in Graham v. Florida prohibiting imposition of sentences of life imprisonment without parole on juvenile nonhomicide offenders also prohibits imposition on juvenile nonhomicide offender of term-of-years prison sentence that exceeds offender's life expectancy-Eighth Amendment's prohibition of life imprisonment without parole or its practical equivalent for juvenile offenders is not limited to juveniles who commit a single nonhomicide offense-Court of appeals abused discretion in denying appellant's application for reconsideration-Court of appeals' judgment reversed and cause remanded.Pfeifer, J.Slip Opinion No. 2016-Ohio-8288
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