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09/12/2017 Case Announcements  Merit decisions with opinions.  
Stewart v. Vivian (Slip Opinion) 2016-1013Evidence-R.C. 2317.43-A "statement[] * * * expressing apology" for purposes of R.C. 2317.43(A) is a statement that expresses a feeling of regret for an unanticipated outcome of the patient's medical care and may include an acknowledgment that patient's medical care fell below standard of care-Court of appeals' judgment affirming trial court's exclusion of physician's statements to patient's family affirmed on different grounds.Kennedy, J.Slip Opinion No. 2017-Ohio-7526
Reid v. Cleveland Police Dept. (Slip Opinion) 2016-1122Law-of-the-case doctrine applies only to rulings in the same case.O'Connor, C.J.Slip Opinion No. 2017-Ohio-7527
State ex rel. Mancino v. Tuscarawas Cty. Court of Common Pleas (Slip Opinion) 2016-1502Prohibition-Contempt proceedings against attorney in civil proceeding-Writ sought to prevent a hearing on a motion to show cause-Attorney failed to establish trial court's lack of jurisdiction-Court of appeals' denial of writ affirmed.Per CuriamSlip Opinion No. 2017-Ohio-7528