WOSU News Archives For: March 14, 2006

House Bill Uses GPS on Sexual Predators

12:00AM
March
14, 2006

The Ohio House has unanimously passed a bill that would require certain violent sexual predators to be monitored by global tracking devices when released from prison.

Wrongful Conviction: Jury Deliberates

12:00AM
March
14, 2006

After a week of testimony a jury is deciding if a man wrongfully convicted of bank robbery and murder should be compensated for his time in prison. Timothy Howard spent 26 years in prison for a crime he says he did not commit. But state law requires Howard to prove his innocence. WOSU’s Mandie Trimble reports