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10:45 pm
Mon January 27, 2014

Attorney Back At Work After Allegations He Urged Death Row Inmate To Dramatize Execution

An attorney for a condemned Ohio inmate who snorted and gasped during his execution was temporarily suspended last week while officials investigated whether he had coached the inmate to fake symptoms of suffocation before he died.  

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7:34 pm
Thu December 12, 2013

Death Row Inmate Appeals For Clemency, Citing Abusive Childhood

Attorneys for a death row inmate are asking the Ohio Parole Board to recommend clemency for their client, citing his chaotic and abusive childhood and the failure of his original lawyers to work hard enough on his behalf.

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8:22 pm
Mon September 17, 2012

Obese inmate wants execution delayed

A condemned Ohio inmate who weighs at least 480 pounds wants his upcoming execution delayed, saying he's too heavy for the state's lethal injection process.

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