Ohio House passes bills to stiffen ‘riot’ penalties; stop police from limiting guns on scene

BY: - February 17, 2022

The Ohio House passed two bills Wednesday that together would create new penalties and stiffen preexisting ones for people engaged in what the law considers to be “riots,” and another revoking a current police power to limit the transfer of guns and weapons during a “riot.” House Bill 109 creates new felony offenses of “riot […]