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Athens Co. Politicians React To Health Care Ruling

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Local Democrats are both surprised and pleased with today's Supreme Court decision that upholds the Affordable Care Act. “It was probably his [President Barack Obama's] biggest accomplishment in office, having this upheld,” said Kathy Hecht, Athens County Democratic Chair and Athens City Auditor. In the ruling, the high court decided the most controversial provision, the… Read More

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40th Anniversary of Title IX


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On this edition of Conversations from Studio B, host Kelee Riesbeck talks with Heather Lawrence-Benedict about the 40th anniversary of Title IX. Lawrence-Benedict explains that Title IX is a fairly misunderstood law; it does not just relate to women's equal rights to participate in athletics, as many think. Lawrence-Benedict says, "[Title IX] is really a… Read More

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Sandra Inman Pleads Guilty In Plea Deal


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The woman accused of murdering her daughter-in-law in Hocking County last year pleaded guilty in court Thursday afternoon as part of a bargaining agreement. Hocking County Prosecutor Laina Fetherolf says Sandra Inman was sentenced to 15 years to life in prison following her change in plea.   Inman agreed to plead guilty to all charges… Read More