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Federal appeals court rules against University of Toledo in professor-on-student sex harassment case

Yesterday, a unanimous panel of the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit (Boggs, Clay, and White), ruled in favor of University of

Felony charges dismissed against woman who supposedly assaulted TownHall manager with soundwaves from megaphone—

Cuyahoga County prosecutors have, at last, dismissed one of the more outrageous felony indictments in recent memory Twenty-two-year-old Sydney Yahner had been charged with felony ...

Prosecutors drop felony assault charge against protester accused of damaging TownHall employeeʼs hearing with bullhorn—Cleveland.com

Yahner’s defense attorney, Peter Pattakos, filed an expert report in July from a Ohio State University doctor and professor who is an expert in hearing ...

Megaphone assault case dismissed: Cleveland protesters no longer facing felony charges

CLEVELAND, OH — This morning, Judge Timothy McGinty granted the prosecutor’s motion to dismiss felony charges against Sydney Yahner, whose jury trial was set to begin tomorrow in ...

Toledo abortion clinic survives legal challenge—Toledo Blade

A Lucas County judge this week rejected a religious group’s attempt to shutter Toledo’s last remaining abortion clinic Peter Pattakos, who represented Ms Stower and Capital Care, called the ...