ACLU lawyers for clinics argued that the law forces a funeral ritual for every patient, regardless of spiritual or religious belief.
DeWine announced an order for 1,250 more National Guard troops to assist in hospitals around the state, along with a record number of hospitalizations at 5,356.
An Ohio judge refused to throw out aggravated murder charges against George Wagner IV after his brother, who was also charged in the crime, said George never shot anyone.
The plan is "even more rigged than its predecessor and an outlier among partisan gerrymanders nationwide," the lawsuit alleges.
"It is our duty as a state to ensure that our education system prepares Ohio students for success," Republican Senator Rob McColley said.
Chagrin Falls police have confirmed receiving several calls about a banner being flown over the district.
Republican lawmakers in Ohio were met with pushback from Republican Governor Mike DeWine, who questioned a ban on transgender girls competing in sports.
Ohioans 18 and older who have received at least one dose of a vaccine will be entered into a state lottery to win a million dollars.
"We're trying to get more people vaccinated, we think we will get more people vaccinated," the governor said. "That is fighting COVID. It is the best weapon we have today to stay on offense."
Ohio Governor Mike DeWine, a Republican, said Wednesday that the free lottery would give away $5 million over five weeks and would be open to only Ohio adults who have received at least one dose of COVID-19 vaccine.
"Nobody likes a mask," the GOP West Virginia governor said. "But, for crying out loud, we could be a little more prudent for 30 more days or 45 more days or whatever it took for us to get on rock-solid ground."
Tributes have been paid after an officer and girl died following a rescue operation to save two teenagers from freezing waters at an Ohio state park.
Governor Mike DeWine had previously suggested he might veto the bill that expands "stand your ground" right.
"We're not shutting down, we're slowing down," Ohio Governor Mike DeWine said Tuesday when announcing that residents would soon be under a curfew from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. for three weeks.
The GOP governor said that the coronavirus doesn't care if a person voted for Donald Trump or Joe Biden.
After arrests in plots to kidnap Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer and Virginia Governor Ralph Northam, a plan targeting Ohio Governor Mike DeWine has been reported by state media.
"In conversations preparing for the transition to the Ohio Department of Health, I was informed that the former director's family had faced harassment from the public," Dr. Joan Duwve said.
"They should show some courage and step forward as well," Obama-era Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said.
An Ohio woman challenged a Planet Fitness staff member after he repeatedly asked her to leave the gym for refusing to wear a mask.
Ohio Governor Mike DeWine announced late Thursday that he had tested negative after taking a second coronavirus test, hours after he was forced to cancel a planned meeting with President Donald Trump over a positive test result.
"If you look at our numbers today, versus where Florida was a month ago, we have very similar numbers," Governor Mike DeWine, a Republican, said.
Ohio Governor Mike DeWine urged residents to wear face coverings as COVID-19 cases increase in the state, saying those who refuse to adopt preventative measures are playing "Russian roulette" with their lives.
GOP Representative Nino Vitale asked if people are "tired of living in a dictatorship" on Facebook and urged them to stop getting tested after Governor Mike DeWine issued a face mask order for seven counties in the state.
"We are in a crisis," Ohio Governor Mike DeWine said Tuesday. "It is a crisis we have not seen in this state for 102 years."
"Unfortunately, the Republican Members' refusal to wear masks undermined the safety of everyone in the hearing room," the letter to Republicans stated.
The governor said that leaders "should be a source of peace, stability" in a press conference addressing the recent protests and unrest surrounding the death of George Floyd.
DeWine responded to North Dakota Governor Doug Burgum's recent statement about "mask shaming" during an interview Sunday morning.
"The economy's not going to open no matter what we do, whatever we order, unless people have confidence," Governor Mike DeWine said.
"Creating more uncertainty regarding public health and employee safety is the last thing we need as we work to restore consumer confidence in Ohio's economy," DeWine said.