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Ohio Execution

Ohio Will Have Zero Execution In 2015

AP | ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS | Posted 01.30.2015 | Crime

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The state on Friday rescheduled executions for seven death row inmates as it tries to find new lethal drugs, meaning no inmate...

No One Knows Where Exactly Ohio Is Getting One Of Its Execution Drugs

The Marshall Project | Maurice Chammah | Posted 01.14.2015 | Politics

This investigation was reported by Maurice Chammah for The Marshall Project, a nonprofit news organization. You can sign up for their newsletter, or f...

Ohio Executions Face New Challenges After 'Agonizing' Death

AP | ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS and KANTELE FRANKO | Posted 03.19.2014 | Crime

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The long and fitful execution of an Ohio inmate with an untested combination of chemicals brought cries of cruel and unusual p...

Ohio Prisons Add Second Lethal Injection Drug

AP | ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS and JULIE CARR SMYTH | Posted 12.04.2013 | Crime

COLUMBUS, Ohio — COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio could begin executing inmates with doses of a lethal injection drug prepared by specialized pharma...

Ohio Execution Drug Runs Out

AP | JULIE CARR SMYTH | Posted 09.26.2013 | Crime

LUCASVILLE, Ohio -- Ohio is looking to the future of its execution procedure after the lethal injection of a killer whose death exhausted the state's ...

Does Death Penalty Deters Murder? Experts Can't Tell

Newser.com | Posted 06.19.2012 | Crime

Many Americans support capital punishment, but researchers can't tell whether it deters murder since the studies being used are badly flawed. That'...

Ohio Prepares To Execute Farmhand Who Stabbed 15-Year-Old To Death

AP | ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS | Posted 06.18.2012 | Crime

LUCASVILLE, Ohio — Ohio on Wednesday executed a man for fatally stabbing the 15-year-old son of his former employers during a 1985 farmhouse bur...

Ohio To Execute First Prisoner In 6 Months After Vowing To Follow Lethal Injection Rules

AP | ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS | Posted 04.05.2012 | Crime

COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Ohio's first execution in six months can proceed, a federal judge ruled Wednesday, saying the state had narrowly demonstrated it was...

Michael Beuke Executed: Ohio Executes Hitchhiker Who Shot 3 Drivers

AP | JULIE CARR SMYTH | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

LUCASVILLE, Ohio — Ohio executed a hitchhiker Thursday who admitted to killing one motorist who gave him a ride and shooting two others during a...

Kenneth Biros Execution Set For Tuesday In Ohio

AP | ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

COLUMBUS, Ohio — An appeals court on Friday refused to delay the execution of an Ohio inmate who could become the first person in the United States ...

Romell Broom Execution: Reprieve Granted Over Vein Troubles

AP | ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

COLUMBUS, Ohio — The lawyer for an inmate whose execution was halted after an unprecedented two hours said trying to put him to death again in a...

John Fautenberry, Ohio executes trucker who went on killing spree

AP | MEGHAN BARR | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

LUCASVILLE, Ohio — A former truck driver from Oregon who went on a multistate killing spree was executed Tuesday for murdering an Ohio man who g...