OTSE Press Release – New Death Sentences in Ohio Down 49% as Supreme Court Task Force Recommends Drastic Changes

CINCINNATI, OH-The Death Penalty Information Center released its year-end report noting that the number of new death sentences nationwide in 2013 remained near historic lows. Fifteen states imposed at least 1 new death sentence in 2013, compared to 18 states in 2012. Ohio imposed three new death sentences this year. Ohio has seen a steady […]