The Akron Legal News
The Akron Legal News is a daily publication devoted to legal, financial, real estate and general news. Designated by the Federal, County and Municipal Courts as the Official Law Journal of Summit County, Ohio.
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Winter is a good time to contemplate what it means to pay for government From snow removal to pothole repair, the season offers very specific examples of our tax dollars at workPerhaps they do not always work at the pace we want them to, but it remains difficult to deny that collective action in the form of municipal government make ... (full story)
How much insulation does the Whistleblower Protection Act of 1989 provide to federal employees who disclose information in the name of public health or safety? The recent U.S. Supreme Court decision in Department of Homeland Security v. MacLean provides some new insight.
Back in 2003, former federal Air Marshal Robert MacLean ale ... (full story)
COLUMBUS (AP) — A state employees' union made a pitch Monday to take back the job of feeding Ohio's 50,000 prisoners.
The union's proposal includes a lower per-meal cost than that offered by Philadelphia-based Aramark Correctional Services, whose 2-year contract is up this summer.
The Ohio Civil Service Employees Associa ... (full story)