WOSU News Archives For: January 16, 2014

Sen. Portman Would Change Gov’t. Assistance For The Unemployed

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Sen. Rob Portman, (R-Oh)
4:54PM
January 16, 2014

Ohio’s Republican U.S. Senator says changes need to be made in how government assists the unemployed.

Family Promises Lawsuit Over 25-Minute Execution

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The 53-year-old McGuire was sentenced for the 1989 rape and fatal stabbing of Joy Stewart in western Ohio's Preble County.
11:00AM
January 16, 2014

Dennis McGuire’s attorney Allen Bohnert called the convicted killer’s death “a failed, agonizing experiment” and added: “The people of the state of Ohio should be appalled at what was done here today in their names.”