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Mother, Step-father Indicted for Murder of Four Year Old Boy

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March
26, 2010

The Franklin County Grand Jury today returned indictments against the mother and step-father of a 4-year-old boy who was beaten to death.

Ohio Death Row Inmates Face Tougher Security Measures

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March
25, 2010

Inmates on Ohio’s death row will have less contact with other inmates and visitors, more inspections of their property, and tighter rules on their medications.

Inmate’s Suspected Overdose Delays Execution

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March
8, 2010

There’s a life and death irony playing out in Ohio’s prison system. Corrections officials have gotten hospital treatment for a prison inmate, so he can get better and be executed.

Parole Board Rejects Mercy for Ohio Killer

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September
17, 2009

The Ohio Parole Board has rejected clemency for a man sentenced to die next month for strangling his 67-year-old neighbor.

State School Board Toughens Bus Driver Regs

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March
13, 2007

The state board of education voted unanimously Tuesday to more closely regulate school bus drivers in Ohio. The action was prompted by an incident in January when police say a privately employed bus driver for the Columbus district was found with cocaine on board his school bus.

Jury sentances Lawrence to death in police killing

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March
10, 2006

A federal jury Friday sentenced 30-year-old Daryl Lawrence to death for the shooting death of a Columbus police officer. Officer Bryan Hurst died while exchanging gunfire with Lawrence at a Fifth Third Bank on East Broad Street on January 6th, 2005. Hurst was working special duty in the bank lobby.

Jury sentences Lawrence to death in police killng

12:00AM
March
10, 2006

A federal jury Friday sentenced 30-year-old Daryl Lawrence to death for the shooting death of a Columbus police officer. Officer Bryan Hurst died while exchanging gunfire with Lawrence at a Fifth Third Bank on E. Broad St. on January 6th, 2005.

Relatives of convicted killed make plea for mercy

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March
6, 2006

Relatives of a man convicted of killing Columbus police officer Bryan Hurst today asked a federal court jury to spare his life. WOSU’s Tom Borgerding reports on the latest testimony in the trial of 30 year old Daryl Lawrence.

Jury Finds Lawrence Guilty of Killing Officer

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February
28, 2006

A federal jury Tuesday found 30-year-old Daryl Lawrence guilty in the shooting death of a Columbus police officer.

Columbus police officer remembered a year after murder

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January
6, 2006

It was once year ago today that Columbus Police Officer Bryan Hurst was killed during a robbery while working extra-duty at a Fifth-Third Bank on the Far East Side. Today, fellow officers held a plaque dedication in Hurst’s memory. WOSU’s