Doug Rogers is a former Adjunct Professor at the Moritz College of Law at The Ohio State University. He is also a former partner at Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease; former Executive Director of the Legal Aid Society of Columbus; a former Director of the Ohio Legal Rights Service and a former Staff Attorney at the Legal Aid Society of Cleveland. Rogers graduated from Yale Law School in 1971.
The Ohio General Assembly has passed, Gov. Mike DeWine has signed three recently passed gun bills that endanger Ohioans and favor vigilantes. There was SB 175, known as “stand your ground” or shoot whoever makes you nervous. Ohio common law had been that self-defense with deadly force was available as a defense only if the […]