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Ohio Primary Law Legal Research Guide: Home

Covers Ohio cases, statutes, legislative history, regulations, and administrative decisions.

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Status of Online Primary Law in Ohio


Primary law is the law itself as issued by the government.  Sources of primary law in Ohio include:


  • Statutes
  • Case Opinions, court rules
  • The Ohio Constitution
  • Bills and legislative history documents
  • Regulations and administrative decisions
  • Executive Orders

Also see Franklin County Law Library's guide: Ohio Secondary Law Legal Research Guide.



Ohio Legal Resources CLE from June 1, 2016 at the Franklin County Law LIbrary

Guide Author

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Susanna Marlowe
Franklin County Law Library Reference Librarian


This guide is based on the Ohio Primary Law Research Guide. This guide is on the Cleveland-Marshall College of Law Library's website and was written by Sue Altmeyer while she was a librarian there. Sue is currently Associate Librarian for Reference Services at the University of Akron College of Law.