State of Ohio v. Susan L. Gwynne, Case No. 2017-1506
Fifth District Court of Appeals (Delaware County)
- When an appellate court reviews a criminal sentence under R.C. 2953.08(G)(2), can the court consider the "seriousness" and "recidivism" factors listed in R.C. 2929.11 and R.C. 2929.12 to reduce or modify a trial court sentence?
- When a defendant waives the right to appeal as part of a plea agreement, can an appellate court review the merits of a filed appeal?