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Newburgh Heights Mayor and Council members file defamation lawsuit against News 5 Cleveland

Lawsuit alleges that News 5 reporter engaged in a deliberate smear against Mayor Trevor Elkins for political purposes

This morning, Newburgh Heights Mayor Trevor Elkins and four Newburgh Heights Council members filed a lawsuit in the Cuyahoga County Court of Common Pleas against television station News 5 Cleveland and reporter John Walsh over a false and defamatory news piece intended to smear the Plaintiffs as the individuals behind what News 5 called a “widespread” “government-sanctioned scam.”

Judge lifts gag order in KNR lawsuit, restores access to court records—Cleveland.com

AKRON, Ohio – A Summit County judge on Monday issued a ruling that ...

Judge lifts gag order in KNR fraud lawsuit

Parties now free to communicate with the public to seek further information about ...

Ohio Supreme Court sides with Q deal referendum backers, says petitions must be accepted—Cleveland Scene

The Ohio Supreme Court has sided with referendum backers in the Quicken Loans ...

Ohio Supreme Court rules in favor of public vote on Quicken Loans Arena subsidy

On August, 10, 2017, The Ohio Supreme Court, issued a 4-3 decision granting ...

Big win for plaintiffs in nanny-school sex-abuse case, plus victory for First Amendment—Cleveland Scene

In what attorneys are calling a victory for state policies against child abuse and a vindication for the First Amendment, Ohio’s Eighth District Court of Appeals upheld the trial victory of ...

Appeals court affirms trial victory for plaintiffs in nanny-school sex-abuse cover-up case

Appeals court also found that trial court abused its discretion in reducing jury’s damages and attorneys’ fees awards to plaintiffs―complete victory for plaintiffs on all five issues raised in the appeal ...

Cleveland Scene settles lawsuit against Downtown Cleveland Alliance over removal of newspaper boxes—Cleveland.com

Alternative weekly newspaper Cleveland Scene has settled a First Amendment lawsuit it brought last month against the Downtown Cleveland Alliance over the removal of 26 of its distribution boxes in the ...

Kisling, Nestico and Redick accused in lawsuit of kickback schemes, fraudulent investigations—Akron Beacon Journal/Ohio.com

Former clients of personal injury law firm Kisling, Nestico and Redick have sued, alleging the firm took kickbacks from other companies and charged clients for investigations that never happened Click here ...