Category: Ohio

officers-who-killed-tamir-rice-won’t-face-federal-charges,-doj-announces
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Dec
2020

Officers Who Killed Tamir Rice Won’t Face Federal Charges, DOJ AnnouncesOfficers Who Killed Tamir Rice Won’t Face Federal Charges, DOJ Announces

The two Cleveland police officers involved in the 2014 killing of Tamir Rice won’t face federal criminal charges because the video quality of the incident was too poor to make a conclusive decision, the Department of Justice announced Tuesday. 12-year-old Rice’s death energized the Black Lives Matter movement and called attention to the policing of […]

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ohio-legislature-passes-bill-that-will-help-protect-free-speech-at-public-colleges
08

Dec
2020

Ohio Legislature Passes Bill That Will Help Protect Free Speech At Public CollegesOhio Legislature Passes Bill That Will Help Protect Free Speech At Public Colleges

December 08, 2020 9:59 AM ET TPUSA Ambassador Sophia Fisher talked to the Daily Caller’s Caity McDuffee about Ohio Senate Bill 40, which proponents say will help allow conservatives to speak at public universities in Ohio. Fisher, a sophomore at the University of Akron, told the Daily Caller she has previously been a target on […]

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mlb-umpire-arrested-alongside-13-others-in-sex-trafficking-sting
08

Dec
2020

MLB Umpire Arrested Alongside 13 Others In Sex Trafficking StingMLB Umpire Arrested Alongside 13 Others In Sex Trafficking Sting

A Major League Baseball (MLB) umpire was arrested alongside 13 other men during a “John sting” targeting individuals suspected of buying sex on the internet in Ohio, numerous sources reported. Brian O’Nora, 57, of Youngstown, was arrested and charged with soliciting, third-degree misdemeanor and possessing criminal tools, a first-degree misdemeanor, according to a Monday statement […]

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‘don’t-buy-sex-in-ohio’:-state-attorney-general-david-yost-announces-109-human-trafficking-victims-rescued-in-statewide-operation
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Oct
2020

‘Don’t Buy Sex In Ohio’: State Attorney General David Yost Announces 109 Human Trafficking Victims Rescued In Statewide Operation‘Don’t Buy Sex In Ohio’: State Attorney General David Yost Announces 109 Human Trafficking Victims Rescued In Statewide Operation

A statewide crackdown on human trafficking in Ohio led to the rescue of 109 victims and the arrests of more than 157 men, according to a statement from Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost. Operation Autumn Hope involved more than 50 law enforcement agencies that focused on rescuing human trafficking victims, recovering missing and exploited children […]

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ohio-health-official-who-pushed-to-declare-racism-a-public-health-crisis-reportedly-wore-blackface-at-1990-halloween-party
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Aug
2020

Ohio Health Official Who Pushed To Declare Racism A Public Health Crisis Reportedly Wore Blackface At 1990 Halloween PartyOhio Health Official Who Pushed To Declare Racism A Public Health Crisis Reportedly Wore Blackface At 1990 Halloween Party

August 05, 2020 9:06 PM ET A health official in Ohio who has pushed to declare racism a public health crisis has apologized for reportedly appearing in a photo wearing blackface, according to Cleveland 19. Terry Allan, the Cuyahoga County Board of Health Commissioner, confirmed that he appeared in a photo from a Halloween party […]

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‘flavortown’:-thousands-vote-to-change-name-of-columbus,-ohio
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Jun
2020

‘Flavortown’: Thousands Vote To Change Name Of Columbus, Ohio‘Flavortown’: Thousands Vote To Change Name Of Columbus, Ohio

A petition to rename the city of Columbus, Ohio, to “Flavortown” has over 30,000 signatures as of Monday. Bud Light Seltzer for all of Flavortown if this happens https://t.co/hUMViimR3n — Bud Light (@budlight) June 18, 2020 “Columbus is an amazing city, but one whose name is tarnished by the very name itself,” said the creator […]

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police-officer-resigns-after-allegedly-using-police-database-to-find-a-woman-on-facebook
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Jun
2020

Police Officer Resigns After Allegedly Using Police Database To Find A Woman On FacebookPolice Officer Resigns After Allegedly Using Police Database To Find A Woman On Facebook

June 17, 2020 11:49 AM ET A Rossford, Ohio police officer resigned Tuesday after he allegedly used the police database to identify a woman in her car and message her on Facebook. Glenn Goss, Jr., son of Rossford’s former police chief, submitted his resignation to city officials on Tuesday, according to the Toledo Blade. State […]

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ohio-gop-senator-faces-backlash-after-questioning-hygiene-of-‘colored-population’
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Jun
2020

Ohio GOP Senator Faces Backlash After Questioning Hygiene Of ‘Colored Population’Ohio GOP Senator Faces Backlash After Questioning Hygiene Of ‘Colored Population’

Republican Ohio state Sen. Steven Huffman asked Tuesday if the “colored population” was more likely to get coronavirus because they “do not wash their hands as well.” Huffman asked the questions at a Senate hearing on Tuesday which sought to determine whether racism was a public health crisis. (RELATED: ‘I Called For Help And This […]

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