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  1. Appeal hearing set in 2003 death row caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 16 | The Delaware Gazette

    A U.S. Court of Appeals hearing has been for a Genoa Township man currently on death row after being convicted in 2003 for murdering his wife and a friend.Gerald Robert Hand, 67, is currently incarcerated in the Chillicothe Correctional Institution, where he has been since June 24, 2003, shortly after he was convicted on two aggravated murder ... (more)

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  2. Supreme Court upholds Cepec death sentenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 27 | Trading Post

    Steven Cepec is pictured leaving the courtroom after being sentenced to death in 2013. Cepec is currently incarcerated at Chillicothe Correctional Institution.

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  3. Guilty plea in murder case invalid, appeals court rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2016 | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... witnesses had the case gone to trial. Johnson, who is serving his sentence at the Chillicothe Correctional Institution, now must decide whether to take the case to trial or seek a different plea agreement with prosecutors. Judges are required to ...

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  4. Convicted sex offender to be transferred back to jail while case is retried -Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2016 | The Madison Press

    ... Lemasters' conviction has been overturned, he needs to be immediately removed from Chillicothe Correctional Institution and turned over to Tri-County Regional Jail, Brogan said. Brogan has yet to set bond. He asked where Lemasters would live if he ...

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  5. Commentary: Aging Death Row inmates prompting changesRead the original story

    Oct 31, 2016 | The Daily Record

    ... DRC last moved Death Row about four years ago, opting to place inmates in the Chillicothe Correctional Institution nearly an hour south of Columbus, from their former home at the Ohio State Penitentiary in Youngstown. At that time, a prison ...

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  6. Hancock County United Way rolling out new live chat featureRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2016 | WTOL-TV Toledo

    ... announced last week all 127 death row inmates would move to Toledo Correctional from Chillicothe Correctional Institution. The Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction announced last week all 127 death row inmates would move to Toledo ...

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  7. Officials speaking out about the move of Death Row inmates to Toledo CorrectionalRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2016 | WTOL-TV Toledo

    The Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction announced last week all 127 death row inmates would move to Toledo Correctional from Chillicothe Correctional Institution. Many local officials like the mayor, union, and state representatives said they were not notified about before the public knew about this relocation of death row inmates.

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  8. Citing aging inmates, Ohio says it will again move death rowRead the original story

    Oct 22, 2016 | The Madison Press

    ... was moved from the supermax prison in Youngstown, where it had been since 2005, to the Chillicothe Correctional Institution at the beginning of 2012. The state said the move to Chillicothe would save money by bringing inmates facing execution closer ...

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  9. Ohio says it will again move death row; going to ToledoRead the original story

    Oct 21, 2016 | Kenton Times

    ... was moved from the supermax prison in Youngstown, where it had been since 2005, to the Chillicothe Correctional Institution at the beginning of 2012. The state said the move to Chillicothe would save money by bringing inmates facing execution closer ...

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  10. Death row inmates moving to ToledoRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2016 | Toledo Blade

    The Department of Rehabilitation and Correction announced Friday that those awaiting execution will be moved roughly 190 miles to the Toledo Correctional Institution from the Chillicothe Correctional Institution. Opened in 2000, Toledo is a newer high-security facility that the department says is better equipped to handle inmates with physical and mobility problems.

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  11. Death row moving from Chillicothe to ToledoRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2016 | News Herald

    Death row moving from Chillicothe to Toledo Population density in Ohio's prisons is driving the switch just shy of death row being moved to CCI. Check out this story on portclintonnewsherald.com: http://ohne.ws/2eBzit8 Ross Correctional Institution Warden Mark Hooks, then the public information at Chillicothe Correctional Institution, talks in 2011 about renovations made at CCI to house death row inmates.

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  12. Ohio death row inmates moving to Toledo prisonRead the original story

    Oct 21, 2016 | Toledo Blade

    The Department of Rehabilitation and Correction announced today that the inmates will be moved to the Toledo Correctional Institution. The prison is a newer high-security facility that the department says is more capable of handling inmates with physical and mobility problems than the Chillicothe Correctional Institution, the current home of most of those awaiting execution.

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  13. Prison equipment auction nets $686K - 9:00 am updated:Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2016 | The Madison Press

    ... sold or leased and when that transaction will take place. One of the farm buildings at Chillicothe Correctional Institution will be reused by Ohio Penal Industries to construct Sherman Cabins for the Ohio Department of Natural Resources, Doepel ...

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  14. Mum-of-two: 'I fell in love with a killer on death row and now we're getting married'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2016 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... eventually tracked down and arrested six weeks later, before being sent to death row at Chillicothe Correctional Institution in Ohio. Jane, who lives in Sydney, Australia, is aware of Van Hook's crime and has even discussed it in depth with the ...

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  15. Shooting suspect served 21 years in prison for violent crimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2016 | WDTN-TV Dayton

    A 2 NEWS Investigation uncovered that Muhammed Shabazz Ali changed his name from Robert Ford to his current name in 2006, after serving 21 years at the Chillicothe Correctional Institution for a voluntary manslaughter. Robert Ford, AKA Muhammad Ali legally changed his name in 2006 after serving 21 years in prison for voluntary manslaughter .

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  16. Ohio prison inmates to build new state park cabinsRead the original story

    Jul 27, 2016 | WTOL-TV Toledo

    Ohio's prisons system and natural resources department have signed an agreement allowing inmates to build new versions of the state's most popular park cabin. Gary Mohr, director of the Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction, says the program at Chillicothe Correctional Institution is part of efforts to provide inmates with real-world job skills.

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  17. Ohio dog fighter denied early release from prison: Family held in contemptRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2016 | Examiner.com

    A significant player in the heinous underworld animal torture of Ohio dog fighting was denied an early release from prison after appearing in a Cincinnati court house in front of Judge Robert Ruehlman, reports WkrcNews. Terry Kendrick, who has been incarcerated at the Chillicothe Correctional Institution and who has served eight years of a 13-year prison sentence, apologized to the court for the horrible abuse of dogs forced to fight until their death or tortured for losing if they survived the ring.

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  18. Ohio state prisons settle with family of murderer Billy Slagle over death row suicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | Cleveland.com

    The Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction has agreed to pay $12,500 to settle a lawsuit brought by the family of convicted murderer Billy Slagle, who killed himself three days before his scheduled execution in 2013. The family filed suit in federal court in Cleveland in July 2014, a year after Slagle, 44, hanged himself with a belt in his cell at the Chillicothe Correctional Institution.

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