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The sentencing comes after a Franklin County jury found Armengau guilty last month on nine of 18 charges, including one count of rape, four counts of sexual battery and two counts of gross sexual imposition.
Suspended lawyer Javier Armengau was sentenced today to 13 years in prison for raping a client and sexually assaulting two other women with connections to his legal practice.
The office of Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine says it required all employees to take a refresher sexual harassment course on the recommendation of a prosecutor who investigated a claim of harassment in the office two years ago.
Keeping roads clear this winter is going to be a lot more expensive than last year.
Three Columbus men will face burglary and theft charges after allegedly breaking into a Mount Sterling residence with a juvenile and taking a firearm.
John O'Meara, who has led Metro Parks for 16 years, will retire Nov. 30. The agency announced this afternoon that O'Meara, who spent 35 years in parks and conservation, wants to spend more time with family and pursue other interests, especially outdoor adventures.
Columbus police Sgt. Steve Tarini once called off sick to coordinate officers who were serving a protection order against his brother.
A federal appeals court has ruled against the final defendant in a class-action civil lawsuit accusing Franklin County jail deputies of sadistically using stun guns on prisoners.
She lived in terror for three months while the man who raped her in her Olde Towne East apartment remained at large.
The Franklin County Sheriff's Office says a car driven by a 19-year-old man hit the back of the motorcycle.
Two more sobriety checkpoints have been announced for tonight. That makes five in central Ohio - one in Columbus, one in Licking County, two in Delaware County and one in Logan County.
A Franklin County jury has acquitted a 19-year-old man in the death of a 16-year-old boy who was shot during a fight last summer outside a Far East Side apartment complex.
Sen. Sherrod Brown, D-Ohio, announced new legislation this morning that he hopes will help combat the state's infant-mortality crisis, the latest in a string of efforts by local, state and federal officials.
Charity Newsies is ready to begin taking applications for its clothing program Saturday from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Hilltop and Linden Columbus Metropolitan Library branches.
Updated: Wed Aug 27, 2014 03:21 am
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