WOSU News Archives For: March 18, 2009

Twin Murder Trial Goes To Jury

12:00AM
March
18, 2009

It’s up ten women and two men to decide if 19-year-old Derris Lewis murdered his twin brother last January. After hearing final arguments from attorneys Judge Guy Reece instructed jurors to weigh the evidence in the case.

AIG Vice President Defends Bonuses In Columbus Speech

12:00AM
March
18, 2009

While the head of insurance giant AIG was testifying before a House panel on Capitol Hill, a senior vice president of the company was in Columbus. AIG’s Nick Ashooh defended the bonuses – and his company – in a speech to the Columbus Metropolitan Club.

Jury Gets “Twin” Murder Case

12:00AM
March
18, 2009

Jurors are beginning their deliberations on whether an Ohio man killed his identical twin brother in a robbery. Judge Guy Reece of Franklin County Common Pleas Court gave jurors their instructions Wednesday after the prosecution and defense made their final pitches.

Metro Parks Launches Voter Campaign

12:00AM
March
18, 2009

Backers of a proposed tax levy to fund area Metroparks will kick-off their campaign today for the May ballot.