Login | September 27, 2020

The Daily Legal News, Youngstown Ohio, Mahoning County Ohio

The Daily Legal News


Daily Legal News Subscriptions


Video: Who should get a COVID-19 vaccine first?

(THE CONVERSATION) A committee of The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine is readying a report with recommendations for equitable distribution of a COVID-19 vaccine. In this Q&A, bioethicist Dr. Nicole Hassoun of Binghamton University breaks down the elements in the recently published draft report from the c ... (full story)

Ohio attorneys to man the polls in exchange for CLE credit

<span style=Ohio attorneys to man the polls in exchange for CLE credit

" class="img_border right margin_left"/>

Some Ohio lawyers will be stepping away from their legal practices on Election Day to serve as poll workers at voting locations around Ohio, and they’ll be able to earn continuing legal education (CLE) credit for their assistance.
It’s all part of a statewide effort to recruit new volunteers to help solve an impendi ... (full story)

Timing, signatures and huge demand make mail-in voting difficult

(THE CONVERSATION) More than 8 in 10 Americans – all voters in 43 states – will be able to vote by mail in the 2020 presidential election, the most ever. And more than 1 in 3 voters plan to actually do so.
Voting by mail can help citizens limit their exposure to the coronavirus pandemic, while still exercising their ... (full story)

Harmony House opens 1st shared living home for young women

<span style=Harmony House opens 1st shared living home for young women
" class="img_border right margin_left"/>

A dilapidated East Akron home has been converted into a shared housing facility for Harmony House.
Located at 828 E. Exchange St., the newly renovated structure is the nonprofit organization’s first home for young women.
It’s all due to a unique partnership between Harmony House, OASIS Outreach Opportunity Inc. a ... (full story)

To be a great innovator, learn to embrace and thrive in uncertainty

(THE CONVERSATION) Madam C.J. Walker, born Sarah Breedlove, was America's first female self-made millionaire. She pioneered a line of hair care and beauty products for people of color early in the 20th century, and the recent Netflix series "Self Made" details the story of this talented innovator and the challenges she ove ... (full story)