Wednesday, August 17, 2005

Taft to be charged with four counts

All are the same charge and are misdemeanors in the first degree (the highest severity of misdemeanor before you get into felony-land).

Also, according to Art. II, sec. 24 of the Ohio Constitution, "The governor, judges, and all state officers, may be impeached for any misdemeanor in office; but judgment shall not extend further than removal from office, and disqualification to hold any office under the authority of this state. The party impeached, whether convicted or not, shall be liable to indictment, trial, and judgment, according to law." (emphasis added)

So unlike with the case of impeaching the President, textually you could make the argument that the standard of conduct triggering the impeachment of the Governor is less severe than the misconduct necessary to impeach the President.

Since I just recently realized this, it may change my take. Taft is so unpopular with Republicans right now, they may jump on this opportunity to publicly disavow themselves with what they view as their biggest political liability going into 2006. Nothing purges the impure political soul like impeachment of a member of your own party. Although the GOP still paid an election price after Nixon resigned.

If impeachment does occur, it's very similar to the federal process. It must begin in the Ohio House of Representatives which must approve articles of impeachment by simple majority vote. Then it takes over 2/3 of the State Senate to convict. There are 99 State House members and 33 State Senate members, both chambers have significant Republican majorities.

4 comments:

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The Ticked Off Ohioan said...

Any word on the bar results?

Jerry Ellis Sr. said...

I was injured in 1996 I was working at Bellmore Parts. I was hired full time in Jun 16,1994, I also worked their just about a Year before I was hired. As a temporary they changed their name to Honda transmit ion know Honda. I was working on their Transmit ion line when I was injured . I was diagnosed having ,bilateral carpel tunnel ,contusion left wrist tendonitis , and dequervains tenosynoitis left wrist. I was also diagnosed with R.S.D. that my attorney and my Dr which is Dr Condon of record. Has been trying to get on my claim as well. Honda has blocked me at every turn from the very beginning at every turn, anything the Dr wonted to try was always denied by Honda ,I appeal their objection and usely am able to continue but as soon as Dr Condon starts his treatment plan Honda puts a stop to it. Dr Condon is concerned do to the fact that I have not been in his office fore a exam on my injury since 12-6-04 and I have been with out medication that has been proscribed fore m! e to help me get threw each day since 5-19-05. Do to the fact Honda decided they are no longer paying fore my medication’s or my Dr appointment’s and treatment. My hand’s swell don’t mater what I try and do, they go num and tingle, I get sharp pains that go up my left arm and across my shoulder’s. I was born left handed, both my hand’s bother me but my left hand bother’s me most. I have a lot of trouble sleeping, I drop thing’s all the time and that is a hard thing to dill with. I have a lot of trouble opening jar’s or dilling with small object’s button’s or hair pin’s. my grip is very poor ,just trying to write this is a struggle, my hand’s are stiff filling and fill wrated down ,but easer to read. I wear a brace most of the time know. My hand’s sweet of and on ,they get cold filling and num. this is my life know thanks to Honda and their miss treatment of their injured worker’s .I live in pain and discomfort every day all day. I have been seen by 25 different Doctor’s sin! ce I was injured. And two of them are Honda Doctor’s that they use all the time to sent their injured worker’s to their name’s are Dr stamen and Dr McCloud most of the time. Both of the Dr’s have been reported to the Ohio Medical Board, both Dr’s have stated one thing but will document something totally different in my report’s back to Honda and the Medical Board concerning my injury . And both Doctor’s have belittled my injury and even Dr Condon cant believe the Dr’s are getting by with this injustice . My last independent with Dr McCloud ,his behavior was not becoming a professional and neither Dr has giving me a fare independent exam and this was brought to Dr Condon’s and my attorney’s attention .both Dr’s have condendickted their own report’s ,even Dr Condon hade caught that. This is not fare to me nor do I have to put up with being treated this way. I can no longer play with my kid’s ,I have a 17 year old and a 9 year old ,I cant have my hand or arm’s hit or bump the pain that gow’s thru my arm’s is unbelievable ,to bump or hit my arm’s ! just right to you ,you was hit or bump but to me it fill’s as I was punched. I have explained my injury as best as I can, people don’t care or they just don’t under stand? I believe people just don’t care ,it’s not them ,they are pain free and live as they want. At the end of the day they go home no problem’s and play with their kid’s while I’m unable to do know, because Honda get’s by with with holding treatment ,there is medical evidence some one just need’s to take the time to read it fore them selves and not take the word of some one else that my injury don’t really effect them. I live in pain and discomfort from the time I get up to the time I go to sleep.Dr Condon has wrote I don’t Know how many report’s and letter’s trying to help me you can speak to Dr Condon at Mary Rotan Hospital Corporate health at 1-937-592-5015 ,Dr Severing out of O,S,U. out of Columbus documented I have R,S,D you can call him at 1-614-488-1100. As of 1-1-06 S.S is paying fore my medication which is Sonata ,Celebrex ,and Davorcet and I have not worked any where since 2000 as a security job was unable to continue do to my injury. We fill it’s gowning to take a pretty good lawyer to take on such a huge company like Honda , I’m running out of hope of ever getting what I deserve .can you please ,please help me !!If you can help me please let me know as soon as possible. We found out the internet that it is illegal to fire some one while on tempery total,I was on medical ,when Honda fired me and per Americans with disability act that is illegal ,I was receiving tempery total at the time, my doctor ,Dr Condon was at the time trying to work with Honda to get me back to work with my restrictions, Honda even called concerning a new line but fore some resone Honda would not speak with Dr ! Condon concerning job letter s are found where Dr Condon tried to see job. He had went in to Honda before to see possible jobs but the job that was menchend by Honda he was unable to review ? I was fired instead , Believe rights was violated .was tolled files and hard drive fore my case has been shredded and cleared ,but I have all my files and Dr reports ,just wont to see if because what we found out if my case on being fired while being on temporary total can be reopened ? And why B.w.c. can take the word of a Doctor that see’s you once or twice over the word and documentation of a doctor that has been on the case since the beginning.. there is other court cases that my husband has found on the inter net that state’s this is not legal. If true why has this happened to me ? And that the b.w.c. cant see that my case has been ronfuly handeled . I need my case gone over care fully so I can get a fare judgment. Thank you - Elizabeth Ellis , I Jerry Ellis Sr. ! In my opinion Gov. Taft is taking care of Honda, for there campain e money givin to Tafts campaine.In return Gov.Taft through BWC,OCRC,OSMB,gets Hondas injured workers claims dismissed,or draged out for 10 years like ours.Can you check out the number of Honda injured worker claims that make it out of BWC.My wifes civil rights throught OCRC was not addressed ,was this a faver for Honda from Taft!!! We had the two Honda Dr,s checked out by OSMB,but once again Tafts ran OSMB was no help to the Ohio injured worker!!!Please can you help our Family!!!You need to check out all you can about Gov.Taft! Didnt Taft leave the country right after the coin deal could this be where he put his money from this share of the coin deal.Maybe this is why the ohio injured worker gets no help!!Taft needed more money from BWC for his coin deals!!Thanks Jerry Ellis Sr. P.S.you are doing a great job please help use because we are getting no help from any Gov. Tafts Ohio ran offices which are there to help the Ohio injured worker!! Thanks ! for your time and I hope your family is doing well!!

Jerry Ellis Sr. said...

I was injured in 1996 I was working at Bellmore Parts. I was hired full time in Jun 16,1994, I also worked their just about a Year before I was hired. As a temporary they changed their name to Honda transmit ion know Honda. I was working on their Transmit ion line when I was injured . I was diagnosed having ,bilateral carpel tunnel ,contusion left wrist tendonitis , and dequervains tenosynoitis left wrist. I was also diagnosed with R.S.D. that my attorney and my Dr which is Dr Condon of record. Has been trying to get on my claim as well. Honda has blocked me at every turn from the very beginning at every turn, anything the Dr wonted to try was always denied by Honda ,I appeal their objection and usely am able to continue but as soon as Dr Condon starts his treatment plan Honda puts a stop to it. Dr Condon is concerned do to the fact that I have not been in his office fore a exam on my injury since 12-6-04 and I have been with out medication that has been proscribed fore m! e to help me get threw each day since 5-19-05. Do to the fact Honda decided they are no longer paying fore my medication’s or my Dr appointment’s and treatment. My hand’s swell don’t mater what I try and do, they go num and tingle, I get sharp pains that go up my left arm and across my shoulder’s. I was born left handed, both my hand’s bother me but my left hand bother’s me most. I have a lot of trouble sleeping, I drop thing’s all the time and that is a hard thing to dill with. I have a lot of trouble opening jar’s or dilling with small object’s button’s or hair pin’s. my grip is very poor ,just trying to write this is a struggle, my hand’s are stiff filling and fill wrated down ,but easer to read. I wear a brace most of the time know. My hand’s sweet of and on ,they get cold filling and num. this is my life know thanks to Honda and their miss treatment of their injured worker’s .I live in pain and discomfort every day all day. I have been seen by 25 different Doctor’s sin! ce I was injured. And two of them are Honda Doctor’s that they use all the time to sent their injured worker’s to their name’s are Dr stamen and Dr McCloud most of the time. Both of the Dr’s have been reported to the Ohio Medical Board, both Dr’s have stated one thing but will document something totally different in my report’s back to Honda and the Medical Board concerning my injury . And both Doctor’s have belittled my injury and even Dr Condon cant believe the Dr’s are getting by with this injustice . My last independent with Dr McCloud ,his behavior was not becoming a professional and neither Dr has giving me a fare independent exam and this was brought to Dr Condon’s and my attorney’s attention .both Dr’s have condendickted their own report’s ,even Dr Condon hade caught that. This is not fare to me nor do I have to put up with being treated this way. I can no longer play with my kid’s ,I have a 17 year old and a 9 year old ,I cant have my hand or arm’s hit or bump the pain that gow’s thru my arm’s is unbelievable ,to bump or hit my arm’s ! just right to you ,you was hit or bump but to me it fill’s as I was punched. I have explained my injury as best as I can, people don’t care or they just don’t under stand? I believe people just don’t care ,it’s not them ,they are pain free and live as they want. At the end of the day they go home no problem’s and play with their kid’s while I’m unable to do know, because Honda get’s by with with holding treatment ,there is medical evidence some one just need’s to take the time to read it fore them selves and not take the word of some one else that my injury don’t really effect them. I live in pain and discomfort from the time I get up to the time I go to sleep.Dr Condon has wrote I don’t Know how many report’s and letter’s trying to help me you can speak to Dr Condon at Mary Rotan Hospital Corporate health at 1-937-592-5015 ,Dr Severing out of O,S,U. out of Columbus documented I have R,S,D you can call him at 1-614-488-1100. As of 1-1-06 S.S is paying fore my medication which is Sonata ,Celebrex ,and Davorcet and I have not worked any where since 2000 as a security job was unable to continue do to my injury. We fill it’s gowning to take a pretty good lawyer to take on such a huge company like Honda , I’m running out of hope of ever getting what I deserve .can you please ,please help me !!If you can help me please let me know as soon as possible. We found out the internet that it is illegal to fire some one while on tempery total,I was on medical ,when Honda fired me and per Americans with disability act that is illegal ,I was receiving tempery total at the time, my doctor ,Dr Condon was at the time trying to work with Honda to get me back to work with my restrictions, Honda even called concerning a new line but fore some resone Honda would not speak with Dr ! Condon concerning job letter s are found where Dr Condon tried to see job. He had went in to Honda before to see possible jobs but the job that was menchend by Honda he was unable to review ? I was fired instead , Believe rights was violated .was tolled files and hard drive fore my case has been shredded and cleared ,but I have all my files and Dr reports ,just wont to see if because what we found out if my case on being fired while being on temporary total can be reopened ? And why B.w.c. can take the word of a Doctor that see’s you once or twice over the word and documentation of a doctor that has been on the case since the beginning.. there is other court cases that my husband has found on the inter net that state’s this is not legal. If true why has this happened to me ? And that the b.w.c. cant see that my case has been ronfuly handeled . I need my case gone over care fully so I can get a fare judgment. Thank you - Elizabeth Ellis , I Jerry Ellis Sr. ! In my opinion Gov. Taft is taking care of Honda, for there campain e money givin to Tafts campaine.In return Gov.Taft through BWC,OCRC,OSMB,gets Hondas injured workers claims dismissed,or draged out for 10 years like ours.Can you check out the number of Honda injured worker claims that make it out of BWC.My wifes civil rights throught OCRC was not addressed ,was this a faver for Honda from Taft!!! We had the two Honda Dr,s checked out by OSMB,but once again Tafts ran OSMB was no help to the Ohio injured worker!!!Please can you help our Family!!!You need to check out all you can about Gov.Taft! Didnt Taft leave the country right after the coin deal could this be where he put his money from this share of the coin deal.Maybe this is why the ohio injured worker gets no help!!Taft needed more money from BWC for his coin deals!!Thanks Jerry Ellis Sr. P.S.you are doing a great job please help use because we are getting no help from any Gov. Tafts Ohio ran offices which are there to help the Ohio injured worker!! Thanks ! for your time and I hope your family is doing well!!