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Kennedy Authored Decisions
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2018

CaseSlip Opinion #Author ofRelease Date
Cyran v. Cyran2018-Ohio-24DissentJan 4, 2018
State v. Banks-Harvey2018-Ohio-201Concurrence in Judgment OnlyJan 23, 2018
In re Rev. of Alternative Energy Rider Contained in Tariffs of Ohio Edison Co.2018-Ohio-229Concurrence Jan 24, 2018
State ex rel. Beard v. Hardin2018-Ohio-1286MajorityApr 4, 2014
State v. Mason2018-Ohio-1462ConcurrenceApr 18, 2018
Giancola v. Azem2018-Ohio-1694MajorityMay 3, 2018
Elliott-Thomas v. Smith2018-Ohio-1783MajorityMay 8, 2018
Lowe’s Home Ctrs., Inc. v. Washington Cty. Bd. of Revision2018-Ohio-1974DissentMay 22, 2018
State ex rel. Oliver v. Turner2018-Ohio-2102Concurrence in Judgment OnlyJun 1, 2018
Johnson v. Sloan2018-Ohio-2120Concurrence in Part and Concurrence in Judgment OnlyJun 5, 2018
Pelletier v. Campbell2018-Ohio-2121MajorityJun 5, 2018
State ex rel. Daily Servs., L.L.C. v. Buehrer, Adm.2018-Ohio-2151DissentJun 6, 2018
State ex rel. Doe v. Gallia Cty. Common Pleas Court2018-Ohio-2168DissentJun 7, 2018
Toledo v. State2018-Ohio-2358MajorityJun 20, 2018
Thomasson v. Thomasson2018-Ohio-2417Concurrence in Judgment OnlyJun 27, 2018
State ex rel. Hunter v. Binette2018-Ohio-2681Concurrence in Part and Dissent in PartJul 11, 2018
Disciplinary Counsel v. Engel2018-Ohio-2988Concurrence in Part and Dissent in PartJul 31, 2018
Electronic Classroom of Tomorrow v. Ohio Dept. of Edn.2018-Ohio-3126DissentAug 8, 2018
Portee v. Cleveland Clinic2018-Ohio-3263DissentAug 16, 2018
Cleveland Metro. Bar Assn. v. Thomas2018-Ohio-3267Concurrence in Judgment OnlyAug 16, 2018
State ex rel. McCann v. Delaware Cty. Bd. of Elections2018-Ohio-3342DissentAug 21, 2018
State ex rel. Citizens for Responsible Green Govt. v. Green2018-Ohio-3489DissentAug 30, 2018
State ex rel. Twitchell v. Lucas County Board of Elections2018-Ohio-3829Concurrence in Judgment OnlySep 21, 2018
State v. Goff2018-Ohio-3763MajoritySep 20, 2018
Cincinnati Bar Assn. v. Fernandez2018-Ohio-3828DissentSep 25, 2018
In re LMD Integrated Logistic Servs., Inc.2018-Ohio-3859DissentSep 26, 2018
Turner v. CertainTeed Corp. 2018-Ohio-3869Concurrence in Judgment OnlySep 27, 2018
Wells Fargo Bank, N.A. v. Burd2018-Ohio-3891DissentSep 27, 2018
State ex rel. Klein v. Precision Excavating & Grading Co.2018-Ohio-3890Concurrence in Judgment OnlySep 27, 2018
In re Application of Dayton Power & Light Co.2018-Ohio-4009Concurrence in Judgment OnlyOct 4, 2018
State ex rel. Wegman v. Ohio Police & Fire Pension Fund2018-Ohio-4243MajorityOct 23, 2018
State ex rel. Grant v Collins2018-Ohio-4281MajorityOct 24, 2018
Schmitz v. Natl. Collegiate Athletic Assn.2018-Ohio-4391Concurrence in Part and Concurrence in Judgment Only in PartOct 31, 2018
State v. Ireland2018-Ohio-4494DissentNov 8, 2018
Disciplinary Counsel v. Sarver2018-Ohio-4717MajorityNov 28, 2018
Satterfield v. Ameritech Mobile Communications, Inc.2018-Ohio-5023MajorityDec 18, 2018
State v. Braden2018-Ohio-5079MajorityDec 19, 2019
State ex rel. Byington Builders, Ltd. v. Indus. Comm.2018-Ohio-5086DissentDec 20, 2018
Kesterson v. Kent State Univ.2018-Ohio-5108MajorityDec 20, 2018
State ex rel. Kesterson v. Kent State Univ.2018-Ohio-5110MajorityDec 20, 2018
State ex rel. Harris v. Rubino2018-Ohio-5109Concurrence in Part and Dissent in PartDec 20, 2018
State ex rel. Rogers v. Dept. of Rehab. & Corr2018-Ohio-5111MajorityDec 20, 2018
State v. Bishop2018-Ohio-5132DissentDec 21, 2018
State ex rel. Hogan Lovells U.S., L.L.P. v. Dept. of Rehab. & Corr.2018-Ohio-5133MajorityDec 21, 2018
State ex rel. Washington v. D’Apolito2018-Ohio-5135DissentDec 21, 2018
State ex rel. Daniels v. Russo2018-Ohio-5194Concurrence in Judgment OnlyDec 26, 2018
State ex rel. Henley v. Langer2018-Ohio-5204Concurrence in Judgment OnlyDec 26, 2018
In re Application of Black Fork Wind Energy, L.L.C.2018-Ohio-5206ConcurrenceDec 27, 2018
Disciplinary Counsel v. Karp2018-Ohio-5212DissentDec 27, 2018
State v. Cupp2018-Ohio-5211DissentDec 27, 2018

2017

CaseSlip Opinion #Author ofRelease Date
State v. Gonzales2017-Ohio-777DissentMar 6, 2017
State v. Polk2017-Ohio-2735MajorityMay 11, 2017
State v. Reese2017-Ohio-2789DissentMay 16, 2017
State v. Grimes2017-Ohio-2927Concurrence in Judgment Only May 24, 2017
State v. Mutter2017-Ohio-2928Majority May 24, 2017
State v. Aalim2017-Ohio-2956Majority May 25, 2017
State v. Wogenstahl2017-Ohio-6873MajorityJul 25, 2017
State ex rel. Langhenry v. Britt2017-Ohio-7060MajorityAug 10, 2017
Stewart v. Vivian2017-Ohio-7526MajoritySep 12, 2017
State v. Morgan 2017-Ohio-7565MajoritySep 13, 2017
State ex rel. Camaco, L.L.C. v. Albu2017-Ohio-7569Concurrence in Part and Dissent in PartSep 14, 2017
State ex rel. Ohio Presbyterian Retirement Servs., Inc. v. Indus. Comm. 2017-Ohio-7577MajoritySep 14, 2017
State ex rel. Repeal the Lorain Cty. Permissive Sales Tax Commt. v. Lorain Cty. Bd. of Elections 2017-Ohio-7648Concurrence in Judgment OnlySep 15, 2017
In re D.S.2017-Ohio-8289DissentOct 25, 2017
State ex rel. Natl. Lime & Stone Co. v. Marion Cty. Bd. of Commrs. 2017-Ohio-8348Concurrence in Part and Dissent in PartOct 31, 2017
South-Western City School Dist. Bd. of Edn. v. Franklin Cty. Bd. of Revision2017-Ohio-8384MajorityNov 2, 2017
State ex rel. Clay v. Cuyahoga Cty. Med. Examiner’s Office2017-Ohio-8714MajorityNov 30, 2017
State ex rel. Cincinnati Enquirer v. Pike Cty. Coroner’s Office2017-Ohio-8988DissentDec 14, 2017
Ohio State Bar Association v. Mason2017-Ohio-215MajorityDec 28, 2017

2016

CaseSlip Opinion #Author ofRelease Date
State v. Mercier2016-Ohio-128ConcurrenceJan 19, 2016
State v. Burnett2016-Ohio-127ConcurrenceJan 19, 2016
State ex rel. Old Dominion Freight Line, Inc. v. Indus. Comm.2016-Ohio-343DissentFeb 2, 2016
Lycan v. Cleveland2016-Ohio-422DissentFeb 9, 2016
Clayton v. Ohio Bd. of Nursing2016-Ohio-643DissentFeb 23, 2016
Piketon v. Boone Coleman Constr., Inc. 2016-Ohio-628ConcurrenceFeb 24, 2016
Griffith v. Aultman Hosp. 2016-Ohio-1138ConcurrenceMar 23, 2016
In re Application of Champaign Wind, L.L.C. 2016-Ohio-1513DissentApr 13, 2016
Christian Voice of Cent. Ohio v. Testa 2016-Ohio-1527MajorityApr 14, 2016
Baker v. Wayne Cty2016-Ohio-1566MajorityApr 19, 2016
Combs v. Ohio Dept. of Natural Resources 2016-Ohio-1565DissentApr 19, 2016
State v. Belton 2016-Ohio-1581MajorityApr 20, 2016
In re Comm. Rev. of Capacity Charges of Ohio Power Co. 2016-Ohio-1607MajorityApr 21, 2016
In re Application of Columbus S. Power Co.2016-Ohio-1608MajorityApr 21, 2016
State v. Sergent 2016-Ohio-2696MajorityApr 27, 2016
Toledo City School Dist. Bd. of Edn. v. State Bd. of Edn 2016-Ohio-2806MajorityMay 4, 2016
State ex rel. Pietrangelo v. The City of Avon Lake2016-Ohio-2974Concurrence/DissentMay 17, 2016
Krehnbrink v. Testa2016-Ohio-3391ConcurrenceJun 15, 2016
Taylor Jarvis v. First Resolution Invest. Corp.2016-Ohio-3444Concurrence/DissentJun 16, 2016
Morris v. Morris 2016-Ohio-5002MajorityJul 19, 2016
250 Shoup Mill L.L.C. v. Testa2016-Ohio-5012DissentJul 20, 2016
State v. Mole 2016-Ohio-5124DissentJul 28, 2016
Cleveland Metro. Bar Assn. v. Paris 2016-Ohio-5581ConcurrenceAug 31, 2016
State ex rel. Pietrangelo v. Avon Lake 2016-Ohio-5725DissentSep 13, 2016
Disciplinary Counsel v. Kramer2016-Ohio-5734DissentSep 13, 2016
State v. Anderson2016-Ohio-5791MajoritySep 14, 2016
Corban v. Chesapeake Exploration, L.L.C.2016-Ohio-5796ConcurrenceSep 15, 2016
Albanese v. Batman2016-Ohio-5814MajoritySep 15, 2016
In re D.S.2016-Ohio-7369ConcurrenceOct 19, 2016
In re Application of Duke Energy Ohio, Inc.2016-Ohio-7535Concurrence/DissentNov 1, 2016
Lutz v. Chesapeake Appalachia, L.L.C.2016-Ohio-7549MajorityNov 2, 2016
Foley v. University of Dayton2016-Ohio-7591Majority Nov 3, 2016
State v. Williams2016-Ohio-7658DissentNov 10, 2016
Smith v. Erie Ins. Co. 2016-Ohio-7742DissentNov 16, 2016
Crutchfield Corp. v. Testa2016-Ohio-7760DissentNov 17, 2016
In re Grand Jury Proceeding of John Doe2016-Ohio-8001DissentDec 7, 2016
Burnham v. Cleveland Clinic2016-Ohio-8000DissentDec 7, 2016
State v. Moore2016-Ohio-8288DissentDec 22, 2016
State v. Gonzales2016-Ohio-8319ConcurrenceDec 23, 2017
Jacobsen v. Kaforey2016-Ohio-8434ConcurrenceDec 28, 2017

2015

CaseSlip Opinion #Author ofRelease Date
State v. Harris 2015-Ohio-166MajorityJan 22, 2015
State ex rel. Sunset Estate Properties, L.L.C., v. Lodi2015-Ohio-790DissentMar 10, 2015
Infinite Security Solutions, L.L.C. v. Karam Properties, II Ltd.2015-Ohio-1101DissentMar 26, 2015
J & C Marketing, L.L.C. v. McGinty2015-Ohio-1310DissentApr 7, 2015
Smith v. Chen2015-Ohio-1480DissentApr 21, 2015
Wells Fargo Bank, N.A. v. Horn2015-Ohio-1484MajorityApr 22, 2015
State v. Castagnola2015-Ohio-1565MajorityApr 28, 2015
In re Application of Ohio Power Co.2015-Ohio-2056MajorityJun 2, 2015
State v. Anderson2015-Ohio-2089MajorityJun 3, 2015
Apple Group, Ltd. v. Granger Twp. Bd. of Zoning Appeals2015-Ohio-2343DissentJun 17, 2015
Kuhn v. Kuhn2015-Ohio-2806DissentJul 14, 2015
Granger v. Auto-Owners Ins.2015-Ohio-3279DissentAug 18, 2015
Estate of Atkinson v. Ohio Dept. of Job and Family Servs.2015-Ohio-3397MajorityAug 26, 2015
Hope Academy Broadway Campus v. White Hat Mgt., L.L.C.2015-Ohio-3716Concurrence/DissentSep 15, 2015
Northeast Ohio Regional Sewer Dist. v. Bath Twp.2015-Ohio-3705DissentSep 15, 2015
Risner v. Ohio Dept. of Natural Resources, Ohio Div. of Wildlife2015-Ohio-3731MajoritySep 17, 2015
State v. South2015-Ohio-3930Concurrence/DissentSep 30, 2015
Chesapeake Exploration, L.L.C. v. Buell2015-Ohio-4551ConcurrenceNov 5, 2015
Snodgrass v. Testa2015-Ohio-5364MajorityDec 24, 2015

2014

CaseSlip Opinion #Author ofRelease Date
Mason City School Dist. Bd of Educ. V. Warren Cty Board of Revision2014-Ohio-0104MajorityJan 21, 2014
State v. Miranda2014-Ohio-0451MajorityFeb 12, 2014
State ex rel. DiFranco v. City of South Euclid2014-Ohio-0538Concurrence/ DissentFeb 19, 2014
State ex rel. DiFranco v. City of South Euclid2014-Ohio-0539Dissent Feb 19, 2014
State v. Manocchio2014-Ohio-0785MajorityMar 6, 2014
Akron City School District Bd of Ed. V. Summit Cty Bd of Revision2014-Ohio-1588Concurrence Apr 16, 2014
State ex rel. Scott v. Franklin Co. Bd. of Elections2014-Ohio-1685Concurrence in judgment onlyApr 21, 2014
State ex rel. Honda v. Industrial Commission of Ohio2014-Ohio-1894Dissent May 7, 2014
State v. Neyland2014-Ohio-1914MajorityMay 8, 2014
Hayward v. Summa Health System/Akron City Hospital2014-Ohio-1913MajorityMay 8, 2014
State v. Stevens & State v. Bondurant2014-Ohio-1932Concur/ Dissent May 13, 2013
Oaktree Condo. Assoc. v. Hallmark Building Co. 2014-Ohio-1937Dissent May 14, 2014
ProgressOhio.org, Inc. v. JobsOhio2014-Ohio-2382Concurrence Jun 10, 2014
State ex rel. Flanagan v. Lucas2014-Ohio-2588Concurrence Jun 18, 2014
L.J. Smith, Inc. v. Harrison Cty. Bd. of Revision2014-Ohio-2872Dissent Jul 2, 2014
State ex rel. Sylvester v. Neal2014-Ohio-2926MajorityJul 8, 2014
Disciplinary Counsel v. Oldfield2014-Ohio-2963MajorityJul 9, 2014
State v. Osie2014-Ohio-2966MajorityJul 10, 2014
Transtar Elec., Inc. v. A.E.M. Elec. Servs. Corp.2014-Ohio-3095MajorityJul 17, 2014
Hauser v. Dayton Police Dept.2014-Ohio-3636Dissent Aug 28, 2014
Cincinnati Bar Association v. Damon2014-Ohio-3765MajoritySep 3, 2014
Dayton Bar Association v. Scaccia2014-Ohio-4278MajorityOct 2, 2014
In re Application of Ohio Power Co.2014-Ohio-4271MajorityOct 7, 2014
State ex rel. Mun. Constr. Equip. Operators’ Labor Council v. Cleveland2014-Ohio-4364MajorityOct 9, 2014
Cincinnati City School Dist. Bd. of Edn. v. Testa2014-Ohio-4647MajorityOct 23, 2014
Fondessy v. Simon2014-Ohio-4638Dissent Oct 23, 2014
Walker v. The City of Toledo2014-Ohio-5461MajorityDec 18, 2014
Hulsmeyer v. Hospice of Southwest Ohio, Inc.2014-Ohio-5511MajorityDec 23, 2014

2013

CaseSlip Opinion #Author ofRelease Date
State v. Smith2013-Ohio-1698MajorityApr 30, 2013
State v. Athon2013-Ohio-1956DissentMay 15, 2013
State v. Forrest2013-Ohio-2409Concur/DissentJun 12, 2013
Stammco, L.L.C., v. United Telephone Co. of Ohio2013-Ohio-3019MajorityJul 16, 2013
Vacha v. N. Ridgeville2013-Ohio-3020Concur/DissentJul 17, 2013
Crown Communication v. Testa2013-Ohio-3126MajorityJul 23, 2013
Bernard v. Unemployment Compensation Review Commission2013-Ohio-3121ConcurJul 25, 2013
Pauley v. Circleville2013-Ohio-4541MajorityOct 16, 2013
Mahoning Education Association of Developmental Disabilities v. State Employment Relations Board2013-Ohio-4654MajorityOct 23, 2013
Parrish v. Jones2013-Ohio-5224DissentDec 4, 2013
In re: Application of Black Fork Wind Energy, LLC2013-Ohio-5478MajorityDec 18, 2013
Gauthier v. Gauthier2013-Ohio-5479DissentDec 18, 2013
State v. Griffin2013-Ohio-5481MajorityDec 19, 2013