October 20, 2018
Aftab Pureval recently filed suit in the Franklin County Court of Appeals seeking a writ of prohibition ordering the Ohio Elections Commission to halt its investigation into questionable spending by his clerk of courts campaign. The Complaint and Motion for Temporary Restraining Order are available online here and here.
The Ohio Elections Commission filed a motion to dismiss raising many of the same arguments made by Finney Law Firm attorneys to the Ohio Elections Commission last week. The Commission’s Motion to Dismiss is below, or read it here.
Pureval is desperate to avoid the depositions of his treasurer and himself scheduled to take place next week.
Finney Law Firm has learned that the Court is expected to issue its decision on Monday, October 22. Finney Law Firm attorney Brian Shrive will discuss these recent twists with Mike Allen on WLW at 10 a.m. on Saturday, October 20. Listen online here. We will provide updates once the decision is released. Read more about the Ohio Elections Commission complaint here.