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Heroin use soars in Ohio child custody cases

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Heroin use by the parents or caregivers is skyrocketing as a factor in Ohio child custody cases, according to first-ever state data on the effect of specific drugs on cases.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 14 May 2014

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Court blocks Duke's Ohio charges for clean-up

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Supreme Court has temporarily blocked Duke Energy Corp. from charging customers for pollution clean-up at its deactivated manufactured-gas plants.

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Ohio man gets life for recorded rape of child

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — A Toledo man who recorded himself sexually abusing a 3-year-old has been sentenced by a judge to life in prison with the chance of parole after 15 years.

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Ohio court won't hear microwaved baby case appeal

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Supreme Court won't hear a woman's appeal of her aggravated murder conviction for burning her baby daughter to death in a microwave oven.

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Ohio court OKs order that dad can't have more kids

ELYRIA, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio appeals court has upheld a judge's order that a deadbeat father can't have more kids until he pays his back child support.

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Ohio House plans vote on tax hike for gas drillers

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio House is preparing to vote on legislation raising Ohio's tax on oil and gas drilling.

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VA medical center replacing outpatient clinic

LIMA, Ohio (AP) — The Dayton VA Medical Center is looking for a new site for one of its outpatient clinics in western Ohio.

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Ohio lawmakers want day care kids vaccinated

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Two Ohio lawmakers say they will introduce legislation requiring kids in day care to be vaccinated for preventable diseases such as mumps and measles.

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