WOSU News Archives For: November 5, 2012

Husted Stands Behind Provisional Ballot Order

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Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted
1:34PM
November
5, 2012

Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted is standing behind his order to reject provisional ballots where the voter ID information is wrong or incomplete.

Sentencing Delayed For Convicted Craigslist Killer

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Brogan Rafferty
11:35AM
November 5, 2012

Sentencing has been delayed for Brogan Rafferty, the 17-year-old convicted in a plot to lure men desperate for work with phony Craigslist job offers.

Judges Refuses To Delay Execution

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Death row inmate Brett Hartman argues that the state altered its procedures during April and September executions.
11:28AM
November
5, 2012

A federal judge has rejected a condemned Ohio killer’s request to delay his upcoming execution over allegations that the state continues to deviate from its written execution policies.

Presidential Candidates Make Final Case In Columbus

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President Obama hosts a 4 p.m. event at Nationwide Arena, while Mitt Romney has an evening rally at Port Columbus.
8:59AM
November 5, 2012

President Obama hosts an afternoon rally inside Nationwide Arena alongside musicians Jay-Z and Bruce Springsteen, while Mitt Romney has an evening rally at a business near Port Columbus.

Elections Officials Prepared For Provisional Ballot Count

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File photo
8:22AM
November
5, 2012

State elections officials hope to declare the winner of Ohio’s 18 electoral votes on Election Night, but they’re prepared to turn to provisional ballots if necessary.

Weekend Early Voting Brings Thousand Of Voters To Polls

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Voters line up outside the Franklin County early voting site on Morse Rd. on Sunday.
7:31AM
November
5, 2012

Thousands of people waited for hours in long lines during the last weekend of early voting in Ohio.