Four people are dead in two separate accidents in Central Ohio. In Pataskala, investigators say a head-on collision on East Broad took three lives. One vehicle crossed the center line. Early this morning, the driver of a pick-up truck was killed when he slammed into a tree in a residential area south of Route 104 [...]
Dealth Penalty Critics Focus on Difficult Execution
An Ohio execution that took five times longer than usual on Tuesday is being played up by critics of capitol punishment. They’re trying to use it as ammunition for their drive to kill off the death penalty or at least put a moratorium on it. Still, there’s no evidence that the execution is prompting the majority of state legislators — who FAVOR capitol punishment — to change their minds.
Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen reports.