WOSU News Archives For: June 29, 2006

OSU scientist studies the effects of global warming

29, 2006

Global warming has been a hot topic this summer. But it’s not just because of movies by ex-vice-presidents.

Death Penalty Case Causes Dilemma for Foes of Capital Punishment

Rocky Barton
June 29, 2006

If convicted murderer Rocky Barton is executed on schedule July 12th .he will set a modern-day Ohio record for being put to death just a few years after the crime. Barton is on track to be executed quickly because he has refused to file court appeals at both the state and federal levels. That is leaving Barton’s court-appointed lawyer and death penalty OPPONENTS in a quandary.