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Cuyahoga County pays $70,000 settlement to victim of abuse by juvenile-jail officials

Earlier this week, Cuyahoga County finalized a settlement with the victim of a 2017 incident where juvenile-detention-center officials threw a container of urine on a

Artist Sues Cleveland State for Censoring Trump Message on His Iconic ‘The Politician: A Toy’ Sculpture—Cleveland Scene

“CSU sought out Mr Lawless to display his sculpture, and benefited not just ...

Lawsuit against Cleveland State says officials censored phrase critical of Trump on large sculpture—Cleveland.com

“Lawless has continuously updated the sculpture with commentary on controversial issues, and ...

Sculptor Billie Lawless sues Cleveland State University for censoring his criticism of President Trump

January 24, 2019—This morning, artist Billie Lawless sued Cleveland State University in the ...

Metro RTA agrees to pay former executive director $200,000—Beacon Journal/Ohio.com

“While Mr Enty would have preferred to stay in his position as Metro’s ...

Akron METRO RTA approves $200,000 settlement for former Executive Director Richard Enty

This morning, the Akron METRO Regional Transit Authority’s Board of Directors voted to confirm an agreement to pay $200,000 to former Executive Director Richard Enty who was terminated in January of ...

UA students sue over program accrediting change—Beacon Journal/Ohio.com

The university had aggressively marketed the dual accreditation to the plaintiffs and others as a “highly beneficial degree that was one of a limited number of such programs nationwide,” according to ...

University of Akron students sue school over doctoral program’s loss of dual accreditation—Cleveland.com

The suit says the driving force behind the decision not to seek re-accreditation was Robert Schwartz, and that he was motivated to tank the program as part of a personal grudge he ...

PhD students sue The University of Akron for broken promises and deceptive conduct regarding School of Counseling program’s loss of accreditation

AKRON, OHIO—This morning, thirteen former and current students of the University of Akron’s Marriage and Family Counseling and Therapy (“MFC/T”) program, a part of its School of Counseling, sued the University ...