WOSU News Archives For: April 3, 2007

Environmentalists Hail Supreme Court’s Clean Air Ruling

12:00AM
April
3, 2007

Environmentalists are hailing a recent U-S Supreme Court decision that says the federal Clean Air Act expressly authorizes the U-S Environmental Protection Agency to regulate carbon dioxide from automobile emissions.

Backlash Over Governor’s Plan to Limit School Vouchers

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12:00AM
April 3, 2007

Voucher parents, students and others are critical of Governor Ted Strickland’s plan to end all voucher program except the state’s first program in Cleveland.

Prisoner escapee makes first appearance in federal court

12:00AM
April
3, 2007

A man who escaped federal custody Monday and fled to Columbus made his first appearance in court Tuesday afternoon. Billy Fitzmorris was already possibly facing a long prison term. He is now charged with escape and will likely face additional charges.

Buckeyes Lose Basketball Championship Game

A group of Buckeyes fans moments after OSU's loss to Florida
12:00AM
April 3, 2007

The Ohio State Buckeyes had a shot at their first national basketball championship in 45 years last night. But the Florida Gators snatched that chance away, just as they did three months ago when the two schools met for football’s collegiate championship. Florida beat Ohio State 84 to 75.