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Ohio Commissions Report On Prison Inmate Suicides

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The Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction has commissioned a report on prison inmate suicides.
3:58PM
September
17, 2013

Ohio has commissioned a review of two high-profile prison inmate suicides by two of the country’s leading criminal justice experts.

Ohio Lawmakers Want Death Penalty Moratorium

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Ohio lawmakers call for a moratorium on executions pending report.
3:48PM
October
12, 2011

Some Democrats want to halt executions while a Supreme Court committee examines if the death penalty is administered properly.

Ohio Senate Leaders Look Back at 2007

12:00AM
January
2, 2008

The leaders of the Ohio Senate seem to have a lot in common; they are both pleased with what was accomplished in their chamber in 2007, a year some called a very slow one. But they disagree strongly on some issues, and at least one could come up for a debate in the next few months.

Family Services Director Questions Report on Foster Parent Program

12:00AM
November
28, 2006

People who want to be foster parents should be prepared for more background checks, more training, and more visits from social workers.

Group gives Ohio an “F” in higher education affordability

12:00AM
September
15, 2004

A national report card on higher education gives Ohio mediocre grades. The National Center for Public Policy and Higher Education says the state is improving in some areas, but failing in one important area – affordability.