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Title: Ohio Courts Summary 1996
Corporate Author: Ohio Supreme Court
United States of America
Date Published: 1997
Page Count: 261
Sponsoring Agency: NCJRS Photocopy Services
Rockville, MD 20849-6000
Ohio Supreme Court
Columbus, OH 43215
Sale Source: Ohio Supreme Court
Judiciary Building
Columbus, OH 43215
United States of America

NCJRS Photocopy Services
Box 6000
Rockville, MD 20849-6000
United States of America
Type: Report (Annual/Periodic)
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: Summary statistics on the work of Ohio courts in 1996 showed a record 3,114,886 new cases were filed: 2,888 in the Ohio Supreme Court, 12,455 in 12 appellate districts, 156,042 in the general division of common pleas courts, 302,934 in the juvenile division, 79,229 in the domestic relations division, and 97,615 in the probate division.
Abstract: Municipal and county courts combined for a record total of 2,462,412 new cases files, 79 percent of the statewide total of 3,114,886. The court of claims reported 1,311 new filings in 1996, with an additional 5,976 new victims of crime claims. Detailed caseload statistics are provided for the Ohio Supreme Court and other Ohio courts. Data are tabulated on cases filed, criminal and civil appeals, professional tort and product liability cases, worker compensation, foreclosures, domestic relations cases, probation cases, juvenile delinquency, juvenile dependency and neglect, and municipal and county courts. Tables and figures
Main Term(s): Court statistics
Index Term(s): Appellate courts; County courts; Court annual reports; Juvenile court statistics; Municipal courts; Ohio; State courts; State supreme courts; Trial courts
Note: BJS State Court Report
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