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A federal judge has dismissed Republican Ohio Attorney General David Yost’s lawsuit against the Biden administration to force the results of last year’s Census to be released by March 31.

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A Franklin County grand jury has indicted former Columbus police officer Adam Coy in the death of  Andre Hill last December.

Republican Ohio Attorney General David Yost says Akron-based FirstEnergy has agreed in a settlement to forgo collection of a decoupling fee tacked onto consumer bills under the now-tainted nuclear power plant bailout bill.

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A spokesperson for Ohio Attorney General David Yost says the Republican has tested positive for COVID-19.

A Franklin County  judge has blocked the collection of electric bill fees expected to be added  next year under the 1 billion dollar nuclear power plant bailout law at the center of a federal bribery probe.

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Ohio’s Republican attorney general is joining in part of the lawsuit Texas has filed against Pennsylvania. 

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Ohio’s Republican attorney general wants the U.S. Supreme Court to overturn a Pennsylvania Supreme Court ruling extending the deadline for absentee ballots to be returned.

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Around 50 law enforcement agencies were involved in the latest anti-human trafficking operation in Ohio, the largest ever. 

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Republican Ohio Attorney General David Yost says he has filed a complaint with the state elections commission against former Republican Ohio House Speaker Larry Householder. 

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Akron-based FirstEnergy says it plans to "vigorously" defend itself against a civil lawsuit filed by Ohio Attorney General David Yost.

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Ohio Attorney General David Yost is attempting to block nuclear power plants from receiving what could be more than a billion dollars of ratepayer money from the bailout law passed a year ago.

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Ohio Attorney General David Yost is calling for more respect - and more training - for law enforcement officers.  

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Republican Ohio Attorney General David Yost says he's considering taking legal action to stall the billion dollar nuclear power plant bailout law.

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Republican Ohio Attorney General David Yost has joined the chorus of people calling on President Trump to end his attempts to starve the U.S. Postal Service of money ahead of the November election. 

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With less than 12 weeks before the presidential election, Republican Ohio Secretary of State Frank LaRose is sending out the rules all county boards of election must follow.

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A new cross-check system between separate state law enforcement agencies has turned up 42 ineligible holders of concealed-weapon permits. 

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The Ohio Department of Health is reporting another near-record number of new COVID-19 cases.  

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Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost says only half of the entities receiving state economic development loans substantially complied with the terms. 

A committee studying changes to Ohio's facial recognition database has recommended that updated driver's license photos be added to the database. 

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Republican Ohio Attorney General David Yost has rejected language for a potential ballot issue to expand voting rights.

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Ohio Attorney General David Yost wants state and community leaders to send a message that there's help available for victims of human trafficking. 

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The Ohio Attorney General is asking a court to remove the embattled Sandusky County Prosecutor from office. 

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Republican Attorney General Dave Yost says former Republican State Treasurer Josh Mandel skirted state law when he launched a Bitcoin program called "OhioCrypto.com" last year for paying business taxes. 

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Ohio’s attorney general says his office is disappointed in a reported settlement with five drugmakers and distributors in advance of a huge opioid trial - a trial he tried to delay.

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The 6th  U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Cincinnati Thursday  denied an effort led by Ohio Attorney General David Yost to stop a bellwether trial over the opioid crisis from starting this month in Cleveland.

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The Ohio Senate plans to hold three hearings in Cleveland and Cincinnati next month to gather input on how the broad reach of Facebook and Google impacts average Ohioans.

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Republican Ohio Attorney General David Yost is suing to stop upcoming trials seen as test cases for forcing drugmakers to pay for societal damage inflicted by the opioid epidemic.

 

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Ohio Governor Mike DeWine says allowing the state to take over dozens of pending lawsuits filed by cities and counties against opioid manufacturers and distributers is a "serious mistake."  

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Confronted with a torrent of lawsuits across the U.S., several major drug companies are in discussions with authorities to resolve thousands of opioid-related suits filed against them. A government source close to the negotiations tells NPR that Purdue Pharma, Johnson & Johnson, Endo International and Allergan are looking to cut deals.

Late on Friday, Republican Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost announced he’d join a U. S. Supreme Court case on whether federal civil rights laws protect LGBTQ employees from workplace discrimination – and that Ohio would be siding with the states that think they do not.

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