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Stark County commissioners to pay $40K to settle lawsuit by cleared guidance counselor—Canton Repository

“Peter Pattakos, Jones-Harrington’s attorney, said the settlement amount was ‘reasonable,’ and his client was not seeking an excessive amount. “‘She’s very glad that the county

Lucas County court rejects religious group’s effort to close Toledo’s last remaining abortion clinic

TOLEDO—Yesterday, Judge Lori Olender of the Lucas County Court of Common Pleas issued an order dismissing a lawsuit filed by the Thomas More Society on behalf of the Right ...

Fired Canton McKinley football head coach Marcus Wattley, five assistants sue for defamation—Canton Repository

Former McKinley High School head football coach Marcus Wattley and five of his former assistant coaches are suing the nine people they say have damaged ...

Attorney: New photos show Canton McKinley football player at 2019 barbecue fundraiser—Canton Repository

An attorney representing former McKinley High School head football coach Marcus Wattley has released photos that show the 17-year-old at the center of the ...

The truth about the Canton school board’s indefensible decision to fire McKinley football coach Marcus Wattley and his staff over false accusations that they forced a player to eat pork against his religion

“A lie can travel halfway around the world while the truth is still putting on its shoes” We at the Pattakos Law Firm have a new appreciation for this phrase thanks to ...