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Amicus Brief

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LISA McQUEEN,elal.
an
d
IN
THE
COURT
OF
APPEALSFIRST APPELLATEDISTRICT
OF OHIO
HAMILTON COUNTY,
OHIO
APPEAL NO.C-130196
CITY
OF
CINCINNATI,
ex
reI.LISA McQUEEN,
el
aI.,
TRIAL
NO. A1301595
Appellees,
vs.
fou~T~JM?S
MI
LTON
R.
DOHONEY, el aI.,
APR
1
92013
Appellanls.
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HAMILTON
COUNTY
BRIEF
OF
AMICI
CURIAE
CINCINNATI USAREGIONALCHAMBER,CINCINNATI
CENTER
CITYDEVELOPMENT
CORP.
,
PORT OF
GREATERCINCINNATI DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY,UPTOWNCONSORTIUM, INC., AL.NEYER,ASSOCIATED BUILDERS
&
CONTRACTORS, FLAHERTY
&
COLLINSPROPERTIES,
JDLWARM
CONSTRUCTION
LLC,
MESSERCONSTRUCTION CO.,
MILLER
-VALENTINE GROUP,NORTHPOINTEGROUP, OSWALD COMPANY,ANDTOWNE
PROPERTIES
IN SUPPORT
OF
APPELLANT
CITYOF
CINCINNATI
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.,
 
Scott
A.
Kane(0068839)Pierre
H.
Bergeron(0071402)Colter
L.
Paulson(0081903)
SQUIRESANDERS
(US) LLP
221
East Fourth Street,Suite 2900
Cincinnati, Ohio
45202
Telephone:(513)
361
-1200Facsimile: (513)361-1201
Email:
scott.kanc@sguircsanders.com
Counsel
for
AmiciCuriae Cincinna
ti
CenterCity Development Corp.Port
a/Greater
Cincinnati Development Authority,
and
Uptown Consortium,
Inc.
W.
StuartDomene(0002955) John
B.
Nalbandian«0073033)
TAFT
STETTINIUS
&
HOLLISTER
LLP425WalnutStreet,Suite1800
Cincinnati, Ohio 45202
Telephone:(513)
381
-2838Facsimile:(513)381-0205
Email:
dornette@taftlaw.com
nalbandian@taft
law.com
Counsel/or
AmiciCuriae
AI.
Neyer,AssociatedBuilders
&
Contractors, Flaherty&CollinsProperties, JDL Warm ConstructionLLC, Messer Construction Co., Miller-Valentine Group, NorthPoinle Group,
Oswald
Company,
and
Towne Properties
Robert
A.
Pitcairn(00I0293 MarkJ.
Ja1mke
(0011831)
KATZ
TELLER BRANT
&
HILD
255
E.
Fifth Street, Suite 2400Cincinnati, Ohio45202Telephone:(513) 721-4532Facsimile:(513)762-0000
Email:
mjahnke@katztellcr.com
COllnseiforAmicusCuriaeCincinnati
USA
Regional Chamber
John
P.
Curp (0064782)
CitySolicitor
Terrance A. Nestor (0065840)
Assistant
City
Solicitor
Aaron
M.
Herzig
DeputyCitySolicitor(0079371) Room214 CityHall
801
Plum StreetCincinnati,Ohio 45202Telephone: (513) 352-3327Facsimile:(513) 352-1515
Email:
Terry.Nestor@c
incinnati-oh.gov
Attorneysfor
City
o/Cincinnati
Curt
C.
Hartman(0064242)
THE
LA
W
FIRM
OF
CURT
C.
IiARTMAN
3749Fox PointCt.Amelia, OH 45102Telephone: (513) 752-8800Facsimile: (513)943-0142 Email:HartmanLawFirm@fuse.netChristopher
P.
Finney (0038998)
FINNEY,STAGNARO,
SABA
&
PA
ITERSON CO.
LPA
2623
Erie
Avenue
Cincinnati,Ohio 45208Telephone: (513)533-2980Facsimile:(513)533-2990Email:CPF@FSSP-Law.com
Attorneys
for
Plaintiffs
 
TABLE
OF
CONTENTS,ASSIGNMENT
OF
ERRORS
AND
AUTHORITIES
TABLE OF CONTENTS, ASSIGNMENTSOFERROR, AND AUTHORJTIES.
..........
..
..........
I
INTRODUCTION..........................................................................................................................1STATEMENT
OF
THE CASE ........................................................................................................6 ProceduralPosture...............
..
...
....
.......................................
...
.............................................6Statement
of
theFacts.
......
..
................................................................................................. 6
ARGUMENT.
..................................................................................................
""
......
..
..............".7FIRST ASSIGNMENTOF ERROR:
The
TrialCourtErred By IssuingA PermanentInjunction and DeclaratoryJudgment InFavor
Of
Plaintiffs ............................ 7FirstIssue Presented for Review and Argument: TheCityCharteris SubstantivelyIdenticalto ArticleII,§I f
of
theOhioConstitutionandShouldbe Construed Consistently toExempt Emergency OrdinancesFromReferendum..............................................................7
Authorities:
Buckeye CommunityHopeFoundation, el
al.
v.
City o/Cuyahoga Falls, el
al.,
82 Ohio
SUd
539,697N.E.2d1
81
(1998)
____________________
.
_________
.
_____________
.10
State, ex
rei.
Emrick
v.
Wasson,
60 Ohio App.3d498,576N.E.2d814(2nd Dis!. 1990)
__
............
_
....
__
........9
Slaleex
reI.
Julnes v.South Euclid City Council,
2011Ohio 4485, 955 N.E.2d363(2011)
_
..
______________________________________________
.10
Slale,ex
reI.
Lemailre
v.
City o/Clyde,
6Ohio
SUd
344, 453 N. E.2d 644 (1983)
__
.
_______________________________________________
8
Materkowski v Belmont County
Bd.
of
Elections,
2002 Ohio4370(7thDi
s!.
2002)
____
__
.
_
.
_________
______
..
.
___
...
______
..
____
.
_________
8,
9
Schultz v Cincinnati,
28 Ohio
L.
Abs.
29,13
OhioOp. 186 (C.
P.
HamiltonCty.1938)
______________
9
Taylor
v.
City
oj
Londoll,
88 Ohio
SUd
137, 723 N.E.2d 1089 (2000)
____
..
___________
.
___
...
______
.
___
..
__
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