WOSU News Archives For: March 28, 2013

Columbus Emergency Workers Call For Gun Control

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Nationwide Children's Hospital trauma surgeon Jonathan Groner calls for gun control and more gun research.
28, 2013

Columbus doctors and emergency personnel stood Thursday called on Congress to act against gun violence. WOSU reports the move was part of the national movement, Mayors Against Illegal Guns.

Execution Date Set For Condemned Ohio Killer

Alva Campbell
The Ohio Supreme Court has set July 15, 2015 as the execution death of convicted murderer Alva Campbell.
March 28, 2013

The Ohio Supreme Court has set an execution date for a condemned killer who faked paralysis, then overpowered a deputy, hijacked a pickup truck and shot the driver to death in 1997.

City Council Primaries, Special Elections Set For May Ballot

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March 28, 2013

The Franklin County Board of Elections is gearing up for the May 7 primary. However not every precinct will have an election because there’s no county-wide issue on the ballot.

20 Year Old Man Dies After Being Shot By Deputy

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A man shot during a confrontation with Coshocton County sheriff's deputies has died.
28, 2013

Authorities say a 20-year-old man shot during a confrontation with central Ohio sheriff’s deputies has died. The coroner’s office identified the man shot by a Coshocton deputy Tuesday night as David Stahl. He died at a Columbus hospital Wednesday.