Opponents Of Death Penalty Call For Ban In Lame Duck SessionOpponents of the death penalty in Ohio called on lawmakers Friday to enact a capital punishment ban during the lame duck legislative session lasting the next five weeks or so.
Man Accused Of Running Over 1-Year-Old Girl And Her Father Could Face Death PenaltyA man already facing aggravated murder charges in the death of a father and his young daughter could be sentenced to death if convicted.
Death Penalty Not Sought For 2 Of 3 Men In Detective's DeathFederal prosecutors have indicated in court documents that they don’t plan to seek the death penalty against two of the three men charged in connection with the shooting death of an Ohio police detective last fall.
Judge Declines To Bar Prosecutors From Seeking Death Penalty In Movie Theater ShootingA judge has declined to bar prosecutors from seeking the death penalty in the case of a man charged in a shooting death inside a movie theater last year.
Ohio Governor Mike DeWine Delays Three Executions Amidst Drug ShortageGovernor DeWine delayed three death row inmates executions as the state struggles to find an adequate supply of drugs for lethal injection.
Man Will Face Possible Death Penalty In Ohio Police Officer's DeathAn Ohio prosecutor says a grand jury has indicted a man on 10 counts that include an aggravated murder charge that carries a potential death sentence in the death of a police officer.
Federal Appeals Court Blocks Ohio From Executing Man Sentenced For The Rape, Murder Of 12-Year-Old Boy ScoutA federal appeals court has again ruled that Ohio can’t execute a man who is intellectually disabled and was sentenced to death for the rape and murder of a 12-year-old Boy Scout.
Judge: Death Penalty On Table For Alleged Tree Of Life Shooter Robert BowersA federal judge has rejected a bid by the suspect in the Pittsburgh synagogue shooting to have the death penalty removed as a potential sentencing option.
Prosecution To Seek Death Penalty For Man Accused Of Killing Stepmother, 10-Year-Old Brother In Crawford Co.A prosecutor says he will seek the death penalty if a man is convicted of first-degree murder in the shooting deaths of his stepmother and his 10-year-old half-brother in northwestern Pennsylvania last summer.
Judge Sentences Rahmael Holt To Death For Killing Of New Kensington Police Officer Brian ShawA judge has sentenced Rahmael Holt to death for killing New Kensington Police officer Brian Shaw.
Notice Of Execution Signed For Man Convicted Of Stabbing Death Of Estranged GirlfriendA local man who killed his estranged girlfriend is scheduled to be executed on March 13.
Lawyers For Alleged Tree Of Life Shooter Robert Bowers Say Death Penalty Is UnconstitutionalLawyers for the accused Tree of Life gunman say even if he's found guilty, he should not be executed.
'We Are Forever Grateful For Your Judgement': Fallen Officer Brian Shaw's Brother Thanks JuryJustice for fallen Officer Brian Shaw: that's how friends, family and fellow police officers described the jury’s death sentence for convicted killer Rahmael Holt.
Rahmael Holt Sentenced To Death In The Murder Of Officer Brian ShawThe sentencing phase of the trial for Rahmael Holt, the man convicted in the murder of New Kensington Police Officer Brian Shaw, is back underway today.
‘I Will Never Forgive You’: Officer Shaw’s Family Gives Emotional Testimony During Sentencing PhaseThe sentencing phase of the trial of Rahmael Holt, who is accused in the fatal shooting of New Kensington Police Officer Brian Shaw, is underway today at the Westmoreland County Courthouse.