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Critics, Supporters Debate Safe Havens Laws For Abandonmemnt of Newborns

12, 2009

The Delaware County sheriff’s office continues to look for witnesses in the abandonment of a newborn found earlier this week in a cluster of bushes . If found, the parent could face prosecution. Meanwhile Ohio’s Safe Havens law provides for the relinquishing of newborns without criminal consequences. But advocates and critics differ on the law’s effectiveness.

Marysville Plane Crash Claims 2 Lives

The plane, which crashed upside down, was erected to aid in recovering the victims.
May 21, 2007

Authorities say 68-year-old pilot Evan Wood and 73-year-old passenger Walter Buchholz of Punta Gorda, Florida died today when their small plane crashed less than a mile from the Union County airport.