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Ohio Plans to Restart Executions with Drugs Known to Torture


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Ohio Plans to Restart Executions with Drugs Known to Torture

Mike Brickner

After a three-and-a-half year moratorium, Ohio is poised to start executions again with the killing of Ronald Phillips by lethal injection on July 26. It will also mark the beginning of 27 planned executions that will make Ohio one of the most active capital punishment states north of Texas. But Gov. John Kasich can stop this execution spree before it starts.

And here’s a quick reminder of why that’s the only moral course for the governor.


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Ronald Philips was pronounced dead at 10:43 am this morning in the execution chamber at Lucasville State Prison. Kasich believes in a vengeful as well as a merciful Sky Daddy.