City of Cincinnati Set To Expunge Some Marijuana Offenses

Written By: Ishton W. Morton – September 16th, 2019

Cincinnati Vice-Mayor Christopher Smitherman

Speaking truth to power, much credit is due for Cincinnati Vice Mayor Christopher Smitherman and Cincinnati  Council Member Jeff Pastor for their relentless efforts on championing this movement. They have done exceedingly well.

 According to Black’s Law Dictionary “expungement of record” is defined as the “Process by which record of criminal conviction(s) are destroyed or sealed from the state or Federal repository.” Meanwhile expungement in itself deals specifically with an underlying criminal record; it is a civil action in which the subject is the petitioner or plaintiff ask a court to declare that the records be expunged. Continue reading “City of Cincinnati Set To Expunge Some Marijuana Offenses”

Cincinnati Public Schools Received D Grade On Report Card

Written By: Ishton W. Morton – September 14th, 2019

SCHOOL FOR CREATIVE AND PERFORMING ARTS

The Ohio Department of Education released its annual Ohio School Report Cards Thursday, assigning overall letter grades to each district and to each public, community, dropout and recovery, and career technical school in the state. Continue reading “Cincinnati Public Schools Received D Grade On Report Card”

Skylar Richardson Sentenced To 3 Years Probation

Written By Ishton W. Morton – September 13th, 2019

Friday just before she freely walked out of the courtroom she apologized to the baby’s father for burying her newborn girl days after prom.

According to court records in Carlisle, Ohio today there will be no additional jail time for 20-year-old Brooke Skylar Richardson.

Today, Friday September 13th, 2019 20-year-old Brooke Skylar Richardson was sentenced to three (3) years community control service for the gross abuse of a corpse conviction. Also, she was sentenced to seven days in county jail. However she was credited with time served. She was acquitted of aggravated murder, involuntary manslaughter and child endangerment charges. Continue reading “Skylar Richardson Sentenced To 3 Years Probation”

Cancer Forces Lawmaker Into Retirement

Written By: Ishton W. Morton – September 12th, 2019

Border by his daughter, Elise, and son, Ethan, Portune described his life as tremendously blessed.

After 27 years of service, cancer has forced longtime Hamilton County Commissioner Todd Portune into retirement. Surprisingly on Thursday September 12th, 2019 Portune revealed he will not seek reelection for another term in 2020.

The 61-year-old Portune during an emotion-choked news conference outside the County Commission meeting room paused for a moment as he gather himself and announced he will not seek another term.. Continue reading “Cancer Forces Lawmaker Into Retirement”

Skylar Richardson Found Not Guilty On 3 Of 4 Charges

Written By: Ishton W. Morton – September 12th, 2019

According to Kraft who was extremely passionate had this to say; Richardson took specific action to conceal and destroy evidence

Today, Thursday September 12th, 2019 in Lebanon, Ohio jury found Skylar Richardson not guilty on 3 of 4 charges.

On Wednesday September 11th, 2019 the defense rested after calling multiple witnesses to the stand, including Richardson’s father and her OB-GYN doctor. Continue reading “Skylar Richardson Found Not Guilty On 3 Of 4 Charges”

Cincinnati Police Continued Search For Smith and Richard

Written By: Ishton W. Morton – September 11th, 2019

Cincinnati Police are continuing to search for two people whom they said have been involved in an alleged theft of more than $1 million from Fifth Third Bank

Reportedly, as of Tuesday, September 2nd, 2019 Cincinnati Police are continuing to search for two people whom they said have been involved in an alleged theft of more than $1 million from Fifth Third Bank.

Subsequently on Friday, June 28th, 2019 Hamilton County prosecutor announced the indictments of five people for the theft. Continue reading “Cincinnati Police Continued Search For Smith and Richard”

FBI Searches For Izmir Ali Koch Previously Sentenced

Written By: Ishton W. Morton – September 11th, 2019

The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) is offering a reward of up to $5,000 for any information that will lead to the arrest of Koch.

According to information received, on September 9th, 2019 The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) is searching for a man who was previously sentenced to 30 months in federal prison for viciously beating a man outside a Cincinnati restaurant whom he believed to be Jewish. Continue reading “FBI Searches For Izmir Ali Koch Previously Sentenced”

Jury Selected For Skylar Richardson Buried Baby’s Murder Case

Written By: Ishton W Morton – September 3rd, 2019

According to Kraft who was extremely passionate had this to say; Richardson took specific action to conceal and destroy evidence

Today in Lebanon, Ohio there was high drama today as the aggravated murder trial of Brooke “Skylar” Richardson the former Carlisle High School cheerleader who is charged with killing her newborn daughter and then buried its remains in her back yard approximately two years ago. Continue reading “Jury Selected For Skylar Richardson Buried Baby’s Murder Case”

Terry Stiles Faces The Possibility Of 15 To Life In Prison

Written By: Ishton W. Morton – September 3rd, 2019

Hamilton County Prosecutor Joseph T. Deters

On September 3rd, 2019, Hamilton County Prosecutor Joseph T. Deters announced the indictment of 33-year-old Terry Stiles whose is Date-Of-Birth October 5th, 1985 for the May 18th death of 14-year-old Carl Leggett, Jr.  Stiles is now indicted for 1 count of Murder (Special Felony).  If convicted, he faces the possibility of 15 years-life in prison. Continue reading “Terry Stiles Faces The Possibility Of 15 To Life In Prison”

Ride Operator Arrested For Using Drugs At Church’s Carnival

Written By: Ishton W. Morton – September 3rd, 2019

Springfield Township Police arrested Williams on Saturday evening on drug and endangering children charges

On September 2nd, 2019 Springfield Township Police arrested a man Identified as 50-year-old Anthony Williams they said was using drugs while operating carnival ride(s) at a church festival.

According to police officers a concerned parent tipped-off officers who were working a detail(s) at the event. Continue reading “Ride Operator Arrested For Using Drugs At Church’s Carnival”