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Judge Won’t Stop Ohio Execution By Untried Drugs

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An Ohio Federal Judge has refused to stop the execution of a convicted killer set to die later this week by an untried lethal injection method.
1:42PM
January
13, 2014

A federal judge has refused to stop the execution of an Ohio man facing death by a never-tried execution method that the inmate’s attorneys allege will cause him agony and terror.

Court Rejects Condemned Ohio Inmate’s Appeal

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10:42AM
December
31, 2013

A federal appeals court has rejected arguments by a condemned Ohio killer facing a never-tried execution method that he received poor legal assistance before sentencing.

Governor John Kasich Delays Execution of Convicted Killer

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4:43PM
November 13, 2013

Ohio Governor John Kasich has delayed a condemned child killer’s execution to study the feasibility of allowing the man to donate his organs to ailing relatives.

Ohio Clears Specialty Drug-makers In Executions

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The state could begin executing death row inmates with a combination of lethal drugs if pentobarbitol remains in short supply.
3:16PM
October 4, 2013

Ohio could begin executing inmates with doses of a lethal injection drug prepared by specialized pharmacies under a change in its execution process prompted by difficulties securing the powerful sedative last used by the state.

Ohio Executes Eastern Ohio Killer

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Donald Palmer was pronounced dead at 10:35 a.m. Thursday.
10:55AM
September 20, 2012

Donald Palmer admitted to fatally shooting two people in Belmont County in 1989. In the days leading up to his execution he said he had found God and was ready to die to bring justice to his victims and their families.

Ohio’s Execution Drug Supply Expires In One Year

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Records show that Ohio has enough of its execution drug to complete seven of its 10 scheduled lethal injections.
1:24PM
September
18, 2012

Records show that Ohio has enough of its execution drug to complete seven of its 10 scheduled lethal injections.