The State of Ohiov.Mooney

Supreme Court of OhioMay 3, 1950
153 Ohio St. 594 (Ohio 1950)
153 Ohio St. 59492 N.E.2d 817

Nos. 32139 and 32140

Decided May 3, 1950.

Supreme Court — Dismissal — No debatable constitutional question involved — Criminal law — Offering to sell services and soliciting money for services — In connection with issuing liquor permits — Contrary to Section 6064-20, General Code — Evidence claimed insufficient to put defendant on defense — Duty to discharge defendant or direct verdict — Section 13442-13, General Code — Duty of trial court to examine prospective jurors — Court of Appeals — Number of judges required to reverse on evidence — Fair trial — Section 6, Article IV, Constitution.

APPEALS from the Court of Appeals for Lake county.

Mr. Thomas H. Blakely, prosecuting attorney, and Mr. Oliver R. Marshall, for appellee.

Mr. Lester W. Donaldson and Mr. Earl C. Pettersson, for appellant.

It is ordered and adjudged that this appeal as of right be, and the same hereby is, dismissed for the reason that no debatable constitutional question is involved.

Appeals dismissed.