COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohioans could register online to vote under a measure passed by the swing state's Senate.
The bill approved on a 31-1 vote Wednesday would direct Ohio's elections chief to create a secure, online registration process for voters. Applicants would need to provide an Ohio driver's license or state ID card number.
Currently, Ohio voters can update their addresses online but can't register.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio House has passed a fast-moving proposal that some say could block an effort to legalize marijuana if both issues are approved by voters.
The House voted 81-12 Wednesday in favor of the resolution, which aims to make it harder to amend the constitution with ballot issues that provide commercial economic benefits to few individuals or create such monopolies.
One group seeking marijuana legalization wants to create 10...
CLEVELAND (AP) — The county sheriff's office will conduct an independent investigation into the death of a handcuffed, mentally ill woman while in Cleveland police custody last year.
Prosecutors on Tuesday asked the Cuyahoga (ky-uh-HOH'-guh) County Sheriff's Department to launch its own investigation into the Nov. 13 death of Tanisha Anderson, according to the Northeast Ohio Media Group (http://bit.ly/1KaOniD ).
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — State lawmakers have moved quickly on a proposal that some believe could block an effort to legalize marijuana should both issues appear on fall ballots and be approved by Ohio voters.
The measure cleared a House committee Tuesday, and the full House could vote Wednesday. The resolution aims to make it harder to amend the constitution with ballot issues that provide economic benefits to few individuals or create monopolies.