Newspaper Contends 'Sealed' Court Records Are Public
Posted: 2/20/2013  |  By: Randy Ludlow | The Columbus Dispatch
The Cincinnati Enquirer is asking the Ohio Supreme Court to order a Butler County judge to release thousands of criminal-conviction records it contends are being illegally withheld.

A judge has routinely – and immediately -- sealed the convictions of some offenders, principally students at Miami University in Oxford, for 14 years, according to the newspaper.