Executions to be spaced out

Executions to be spaced out

There are 5 comments on the Columbus Dispatch story from Jun 12, 2009, titled Executions to be spaced out. In it, Columbus Dispatch reports that:

The Ohio Supreme Court said yesterday that it will schedule executions at least three weeks apart, an announcement made as the state prepares to put two men to death next month and as many as four more by year's end.

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Thinker

United States

#1 Jun 12, 2009
These cases take 15+ years to go from initial sentence to execution, why more delays?
Amazed

Kansas City, KS

#3 Jun 12, 2009
Wouldn't it be more cost effective to hold several executions on the same day? All of the logistics involved in setting up an execution has to cost a lot of money, so why not be more efficient and have more than one on the same day? An execution only takes place after all appeals have been exhuasted anyway, so I don't understand the public defenders argument.
jane

Bridgeton, NJ

#4 Jun 13, 2009
Marvallous Keene is a sociopathic coward. How dare he beg for more time. Where was his concern for time when he was gunning people down in the streets? Since May 6th, 2009, he has had more time than he gave any of his victims, to attempt to make ammends, tell his loved ones goodbye, and try to get right with his maker. Goodbye Marvallous, not only did you kill people for the hell of it, you dragged others into your madness, who now will die in prison, because of you evilness. May your cowardly soul burn in hell.
The Old Cold Warrior

South Charleston, OH

#6 Jun 16, 2009
Don't give them drugs! Being spaced out makes it an easier way to go, unlike they did with their victims. I can do it for expenses without losing a bit of sleep, unlike these sensitive liberal sheep.
Kathleen Hanna

East Hartford, CT

#8 Jul 27, 2013
Spaced out? We can't get Leon, Liz, Debra, and Janet in the same day?

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