WOSU News Archives For: January 16, 2014

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

Sen. Rob Portman, (R-Oh)
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

The 53-year-old McGuire was sentenced for the 1989 rape and fatal stabbing of Joy Stewart in western Ohio's Preble County.
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.”