Category Archives: What Happened on Remand

What Happened on Remand: The End of a Very Long Road for Iran Doss, and No Right To Compensation for Wrongful Imprisonment. Doss v. State.

Case Background

On New Year’s Eve 2004, 23-year-old J.P. came from Ravenna to celebrate with friends at a club in Cleveland.  She drank a lot of alcohol throughout the night, and woke up the next morning in an unfamiliar apartment … Continue reading

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What Happened on Remand: Won the Battle But Lost the War? Burnham v. Cleveland Clinic.

In Burnham v. Cleveland Clinic, Slip Opinion No. 2016-Ohio-8000, in a very fragmented 6-1 decision, the Supreme Court of Ohio held that the order compelling discovery in this case was final and appealable. Read the analysis of the merit … Continue reading

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What Happened on Remand: Christopher Anderson is Out of Jail. State v. Anderson.

Case Background

On August 29, 2002, Christopher Anderson, was charged with murdering Amber Zurcher on June 3, 2002. His first trial resulted in a mistrial. His second trial resulted in a guilty verdict, which was overturned on appeal because of … Continue reading

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What Happened on Remand: Court of Appeals Grants New Trial in Medical Malpractice Case. Cromer v. Children’s Hospital Med. Ctr. Of Akron.

Update: On July 5, 2017, the Supreme Court of Ohio again accepted an appeal of this case, and again remanded it back to the Ninth District.  Read more about that here.

There just must be something about this case. … Continue reading

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What Happened on Remand: Pandering Charges Dismissed, Guilty Plea to One Count of Retaliation, Sentence of Time Served. State v. Castagnola

Date Case was remanded from Supreme Court of Ohio: April 28, 2015

Final Resolution of this case: September 30, 2016

Case Background

David Maistros, law director and prosecutor of Twinsburg in Summit County, charged Nicholas Castagnola with selling alcohol to … Continue reading

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What Happened on Remand: Cleveland Trial Judge Finally Decides Iran Doss Was Not Wrongfully Imprisoned. Doss v. State.

Update: On August 24, 2016, Doss filed a notice of appeal from Judge Villaneuva’s decision.

Case Background.

On New Year’s Eve 2004, 23-year-old J.P. came from Ravenna to celebrate with friends at a club in Cleveland.  She consumed a … Continue reading

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What Happened on Remand After Darius Clark’s Case Was Reversed and Remanded by the U.S. Supreme Court.

Case Background

In November of 2010, Darius Clark was convicted of multiple counts of child endangerment, felonious assault, and domestic violence in relation to his girlfriend’s two small children, A.T. and L.P. At issue in this saga, which ended up … Continue reading

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What Happened on Remand: Probate Judge Approves Settlement in Anderson v. Massillon.

Case Background

On May 6, 2008, 72-year-old Ronald Anderson and his four year old grandson Javarre Tate were killed when Anderson’s minivan was struck broadside at an intersection by a fire engine on an emergency run in response to an … Continue reading

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What Happened on Remand: More On Sivit v. Village Green of Beachwood, L.P

Update: On November 9, 2016, the Supreme Court of Ohio declined jurisdiction in both the appeal and cross appeal in this case.

As I posted here, after the Supreme Court of Ohio reversed and remanded this case to apply … Continue reading

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What Happened on Remand: State Threatens Writ of Procedendo to Compel Decision in Doss v. State

Update: On July 26, 2016, Doss was found not to be a wrongfully-imprisoned person. Read more about that here.

Case Background.

In 2006, Iran Doss was convicted of kidnapping and rape from an incident that occurred on New Year’s Eve of … Continue reading

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