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Changing Views On The Death Penalty

In this November 2005 file photo, Larry Greene, public information director of the Southern Ohio Correctional Facility, demonstrates how a curtain is pulled between the death chamber and witness room at the prison in Lucasville, Ohio.
Kiichiro Sato
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Associated Press
In this November 2005 file photo, Larry Greene, public information director of the Southern Ohio Correctional Facility, demonstrates how a curtain is pulled between the death chamber and witness room at the prison in Lucasville, Ohio.

Governor Mike DeWine delayed execution dates again last week for two death-row inmates as the state continues its search for a pharmaceutical company willing to sell drugs for use in executions.

It marks the first time in three years Ohio will not hold any executions in a calendar year.

Today on All Sides, the death penalty in Ohio.

 
Guests:

  • Laura Bischoff, State Government Reporter, Dayton Daily News
  • Andrew Welsh-Huggins, Legal Affairs Writer, Associated Press, author of 2009 book: “No Winners Here Tonight: Race, Politics and Geography in One of the Country’s Busiest Death Penalty States“
  • Douglas Berman, Law Professor, Ohio State University
  • Rebecca Anzel, Statehouse Reporter, Capitol News Illinois