LAW: Ohio Supreme Court hears arguments on local power over oil and gas wells Published: Friday, February 28, 2014 In Ohio, the question of local authority over oil and gas well siting has made it all the way to the state's highest court. Please subscribe to EnergyWire to read the full story. Username: Password: Forgot your access codes? Recover them. Not a subscriber? Sign up for a trial. Ready to subscribe? Click here.