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Governor Delays Two Executions to Allow Time for Complete Review of Lethal Injection in Ohio

12:00AM
October
5, 2009

Ohio Gov. Ted Strickland has delayed the state’s next two executions to allow a full review of lethal injection procedures.

Governor Grants Reprieve When Execution Team Unable to Administer Lethal Injection

12:00AM
September
15, 2009

Gov. Ted Strickland has delayed an execution after the Ohio execution team had problems finding the inmate’s veins.

Unsealed Documents Detail Lethal Injection Procedure in Ohio

12:00AM
December
28, 2007

Newly unsealed documents have revealed amissing log that documents the last hours of the first inmate executed by injection in Ohio.

U.S. Supreme Court Will Hear Case on Lethal Injection

12:00AM
September
25, 2007

The U-S Supreme Court has agreed to determine the constitutionality of execution by lethal injection.

More Challenging Ohio’s Lethal Injection

12:00AM
August
30, 2007

Several death row inmates are challenging the constitutionality of Ohio’s lethal injection process in federal court.

Biros execution canceled

12:00AM
March
20, 2007

The wait went down to the wire, but what would have been the first execution of the Strickland administration did not happen as scheduled.

New suit challenges state’s use of lethal injection

12:00AM
June
11, 2004

The Ohio Public Defender’s Office has filed a new lawsuit challenging the use of injections to execute convicted killers in Ohio.