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Ohio Supreme Court
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The Ohio Supreme Court is set to hear arguments Tuesday over whether a Cleveland abortion clinic has the legal right to proceed with its challenge to several abortion restrictions placed into a 2013 state budget bill.

Drug Companies Ask Judge To Dismiss Ohio's Opioid Lawsuit

Sep 12, 2017
Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine is expected to start his campaign for Ohio Governor soon after announcing his bid earlier this year.
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Five drugmakers are asking a judge to dismiss a lawsuit filed by the Ohio attorney general that alleges they helped perpetrate the state's addictions epidemic.

Karen Kasler

Ohio’s top law enforcement official will serve as co-chair for a campaign to pass Issue 1, a proposed constitutional amendment for crime victims on the statewide ballot this fall. 

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The number of children in Ohio who are placed in foster care continues to increase as the opioid crisis worsens. State officials say that's led to a shortage of foster parents.

Jefferson County

An Ohio judge is in the hospital after being ambushed by a gunman while walking to work at the Jefferson County courthouse in Steubenville on Monday morning. 

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Crowds gathered Saturday for a rally outside the Walmart store in Beavercreek, Ohio. The gathering commemorated the third anniversary of the deadly police shooting of John Crawford III inside the store.

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The candidates in next year's race for governor have filed their fundraising reports. The Republican candidates brought in $4.5 million, far outraising their Democratic counterparts.

Mike DeWine

Ask Mike DeWine why he's running to be the next governor of Ohio, and the first thing out of his mouth is the issue that's dominated headlines during his time as the state attorney general: opiate addiction.

Ohio Democratic Party chair David Pepper
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The leader of Ohio’s Democrats says the announcement by Attorney General Mike DeWine that he’ll be a candidate for Governor in the Republican primary is good news for Democrats.

Mike DeWine

The worst-kept secret in Ohio politics was revealed on Sunday, with Mike DeWine launching his campaign for governor and starting a tour of the state.

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Ohio’s attorney general this week sued five drug manufacturers, claiming they contributed to the state’s painkiller epidemic. But the attorney general's office is not saying if they plan to go after another major link in the pharmaceutical chain.

Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine announces a law suit against five major drug companies.
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Ohio’s Attorney General has filed a lawsuit against five major drug companies that make opioids, saying they have contributed to the overdose crisis here. Ohio leads the nation in the number of opioid deaths, with more than 4000 in 2016.

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The Ohio Attorney General is suing five drug makers for their alleged role perpetrating the state's addictions epidemic.

The new BCI drug testing lab in Springfield, Ohio.
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Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine, along with officials from Clark County and the city of Springfield, unveiled a new Bureau of Criminal Investigation lab in downtown Springfield on Tuesday.

Everest College

More than 5,000 Ohio residents who attended a string of failed for-profit colleges are now eligible for student loan forgiveness.

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