CLEVELAND – Ohio’s Issue One, a ballot measure meant to reduce penalties for certain drug crimes, failed with a vote of 63 percent against and 37 percent in favor during Tuesday’s midterm election. Cleveland Municipal Court Judge Michael Nelson was one of the few judges in the state who supported Issue One, pushing for rehabilitation […]

You’ve heard about Issue 1, but what does it really mean? Here’s an in-depth explanation you should read before heading to the polls.   COLUMBUS – Hyperbolic claims about Ohio Issue 1 have already hit the airwaves and opinion pages statewide. Ohio Issue 1 – also known as the Neighborhood Safety, Drug Treatment, and Rehabilitation Amendment […]