New Ohio Law Helps Formerly Imprisoned Find Housing

COLUMBUS, Ohio (News Talk 1480 WHBC) – Governor Mike DeWine has signed into law a bill that helps former inmates find housing and avoid recidivism.

As part of House Bill 50, recently released convicts must convince the court that they are dedicated to turning their lives around in order to get housing assistance.

State Senator Paula Hicks-Hudson from the Toledo area sponsored the bill.