The Daily Legal News
The Daily Legal News is a daily publication devoted to legal, financial, real estate and general news. Designated by the Federal, County and Municipal Courts as the Official Law Journal of Mahoning County, Ohio.
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During the 2013-2014 academic year, almost 14,000 students at The University of Akron participated in a community service activity adding up to 127,396 hours of their time. Law students also put their best volunteer feet forward, giving 13,836 hours since September 2013.
Their efforts led the Carnegie Foundation for the Advanceme ... (full story)
CLEVELAND (AP) — A new program instituted by prosecutors and court officials in northeast Ohio will try to give juveniles in Cleveland a better chance of entering diversion programs instead of being charged with crimes.
Cuyahoga County officials say the previous system resulted in roughly half of suburban juveniles having t ... (full story)
CLEVELAND (AP) — Police must demonstrate a commitment to directly engage the people they serve if relations between officers and minorities are going to improve, a criminal justice expert said at an Ohio public forum last Tuesday.
Mistrust of police only serves to make violent neighborhoods worse, said David Kennedy of the ... (full story)