Marsy’s Law

Marsy’s Law for Ohio was passed in November of 2017 with an overwhelming 83% of voters in favor, and took effect February 5, 2018. Marsy’s Law provides Ohio’s crime victims with meaningful rights in the criminal justice process and the ability to enforce these rights through counsel.

Rights Request Form

This form informs victims of their rights and allows them to select which rights to exercise.

Constitution Summary

Read a summary of the legal changes in Ohio under the Marsy’s Law constitutional amendment.

NEW Legislation

Review a summary of the Marsy’s Law implementing legislation draft language.