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Marianna Brown Bettman
Marianna Brown Bettman is Distinguished Teaching Professor and Professor of Practice Emerita at the University of Cincinnati College of Law, where she taught torts, legal ethics, and a seminar on the Supreme Court of Ohio. She is also a former Ohio state court of appeals judge. Professor Bettman is a frequent presenter on Supreme Court of Ohio cases at Continuing Legal and Judicial Education seminars and conferences including the Ohio Judicial Conference. She also provides appellate consulting services to attorneys.
Tag Archives: school searches
On May 11, 2017, the Supreme Court of Ohio handed down a merit decision in State v. Polk, Slip Opinion No. 2017-Ohio-2735. In a unanimous opinion written by Justice Kennedy, the court upheld the propriety of the searches of … Continue reading
What’s On Their Minds: Constitutionality of Searches by Public School Employees. State of Ohio v. Joshua Polk.
Update: On May 11, 2017, the Supreme Court of Ohio handed down a merit decision in this case. Read the analysis here.
“This was a backpack sitting on an empty school bus. In this day, that’s concerning. I can’t help … Continue reading