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COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - The Ohio Supreme Court has sided with cities again in a dispute with the state over traffic cameras. The court on Wednesday said its ruling earlier this year upholding Dayton's use of the traffic cameras should be applied to cases involving the cameras in Toledo and Springfield. The state's highest court has now issued four rulings backing the cities that use the cameras to issue tickets for speeding and red-light violations.
CINCINNATI (AP) - An Ohio appeals court has ordered a judge to release jury questionnaires used for the second trial of a white police officer in the fatal shooting of an unarmed black motorist. The three appeals judges ruled Wednesday that Judge Leslie Ghiz should release questionnaires used for jury selection, but with identifying information removed. The murder case of former University of Cincinnati Officer Ray Tensing was dismissed in July after the second mistrial over the 2015 shooting of Sam DuBose.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - A day after Doug Jones scored a stunning U.S. Senate victory in Alabama, his campaign's finance chief is headed to the Ohio gubernatorial campaign of Richard Cordray. Cordray, a fellow Democrat, announced the hiring of Antonia Koch on Wednesday. He called Koch "a formidable" fundraiser and adviser to Jones who helped him raise $10 million in the final months of his high-profile campaign against Republican Roy Moore.
BARBERTON, Ohio (AP) - An Ohio woman accused of fatally shooting her husband and dismembering his body has pleaded not guilty to a murder charge. Forty-nine-year-old Marcia Eubank's attorney entered the not-guilty plea on her behalf Wednesday in Barberton Municipal Court. Cleveland.com reports that court records show Eubank told investigators she fatally shot Howard Eubank, dismembered his body and put his remains in containers in their Coventry Township home. A message seeking comment was left for her attorney.
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