City's Residency Rule Hinges on Debate of 'Original Intent'
The Plain Dealer
residency requirements, Ohio constitutional law
On Jan. 27, Gov. Bob Taft signed into law Senate Bill 82, which seeks to overturn the municipal residency requirements in effect in Cleveland and more than 100 cities and villages throughout the state. The adoption of this statute raises complex issues under the Ohio Constitution.
Steven H. Steinglass, City's Residency Rule Hinges on Debate of 'Original Intent', The Plain Dealer (February 17, 2006)