WOSU News Archives For: August 30, 2007

Urban League Condemns Police Officer’s Remarks

12:00AM
August
30, 2007

The Columbus Division of Police says an investigation into comments made by Officer Susan Purtee is continuing. Purtee and her sister were critical of blacks, Jews, Cubans and Immigrants in videos posted online. Thursday the president of the Columbus Urban League spoke out on the officer’s comments.

More Challenging Ohio’s Lethal Injection

12:00AM
August
30, 2007

Several death row inmates are challenging the constitutionality of Ohio’s lethal injection process in federal court.