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Weekly Reporter Roundtable

Sep 16, 2019

A federal appeals court has ruled that the state of Ohio’s three-drug formula for executions doesn’t constitute cruel and unusual punishment.

The decision contradicted a lower-court ruling that said the protocol causes needless suffering. 

Coming up on the weekly Reporter Roundtable: How Gov. Mike DeWine may respond to the recent execution ruling, and Otterbein University gets a Democratic presidential debate.

 Guests:

  • Laura Bischoff, State Government Reporter, Dayton Daily News
  • Cathy Candisky, public affairs reporter, The Columbus Dispatch
  • Jo Ingles, Reporter, Ohio Public Radio Statehouse News