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U.S. Supreme Court Declines To Hear Case Involving Ohio’s Death Penalty Law

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The U.S. Supreme Court says it won’t hear a challenge to Ohio’s death penalty law in a case involving a convicted murderer and rapist from Marion. The Supreme Court chose not to review a ruling from the Ohio Supreme Court in April that upheld the death sentence for 54-year old Maurice Mason. Mason’s team claimed Ohio’s death… Read More

Voters cast their ballots on Election Day in McArthur, Ohio.

Ohio’s Early Voting Turnout Doesn’t Necessarily Predict ‘Blue Wave’

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More Ohioans have requested early absentee ballots for this midterm election than the last one in 2014. But Ohio is behind other states that are seeing record early turnout levels. And there’s a lot of speculation about whether that shows a “red tide” is building again in Ohio, or whether the state will be part… Read More