WOSU News Archives For: July 2, 2013

Ohio Teen Charged In Killings To Be Tried As Adult

Seventeen-year old Michael Fay will be tried as an adult on charges he killed two brothers in Putnam County, Police found Fay in Columbus where he told them where to find the boys' bodies.
2, 2013

A judge has ruled that a 17-year-old boy be tried as an adult in the killings of two teenage brothers in northwest Ohio.

Ohio Dems OK’d Rape Counselor ‘Gag’ They Attack

Ohio Democratic Party chairman Chris Redfern.
July 2, 2013

Democratic state lawmakers blasting Ohio Gov. John Kasich and fellow Republicans for a budget measure that restricts rape-crisis counseling supported a bill last month with nearly identical language.

Pro-Choice Advocates Say They’re Undeterred By Budget

Pro-choice activists with NARAL Ohio have clashed with members of Ohio Right to Life over several budget provisions meant to reduce abortions.
July 2, 2013

Ohio’s budget was a big victory for Ohio Right to Life, as five bills it supported were attached to the state’s new two year fiscal plan. But NARAL Pro Choice Ohio says the fight isn’t over.

Pickerington Toddler Dies After Being Pulled From Hot Tub

The incident happened Monday afternoon at the Brookview Condominiums in Pickerington.
July 2, 2013

Authorities say a 2-year-old boy has apparently drowned in a hot tub at a Pickerington condominium complex.

OSU Nears Rollout Of “Pay By Plate” Parking

2, 2013

OSU students and faculty who’ve been skirting the school’s parking rules are being warned: A new system is almost sure to leave rule-breakers with a parking ticket on their windshield.