WOSU News Archives For: September 18, 2006

2006 Ohio Elections Could Have Pitfalls: OSU Analyst

12:00AM
September
18, 2006

Ohio’s swing-state status in the 2004 presidential race brought intense scrutiny to the state’s voting process. Since then, the legislature has been trying to fix what some believe are problems with the system. But some critics say the tinkering may only create more chaos

Ohio’s Hahn “just an evil person”

Author Diana Britt Franklinat Anna Marie Hahn's grave site in Columbus, Ohio. Inmates at the Ohio Penitentiary made thesimple headstone.
12:00AM
September 18, 2006

In 200 years, Ohio has executed more than 400 men .and four women. Ohio Northern Law Professor Victor Streib says, We as a people have a much harder time taking the life of a woman than the life of a man.

Third Party Candidate For Ohio Governor Vows Fight To The Finish.

Bob Fitrakis
12:00AM
September 18, 2006

His name is on the ballot in this year’s race for ohio governor, but he’s been shut out of the debates and is rarely mentioned in news reports. He’s Bob Fitrakis, the favorite of the Green party and activists on the political left. Fitrakis is a lawyer and political science professor from Columbus and he has sparked headlines by helping file two lawsuits, claiming Republicans stole Ohio’s last presidential election and, with it, the national election.