Executions

Sign the Petition for a Moratorium on Executions - Currently, a Taskforce convened by Ohio's Supreme Court Justice, Maureen O'Connor, is reviewing Ohio's system of capital punishment.  The Joint Task Force should be allowed to operate without the undue pressure of ongoing executions. There are currently 11 Ohio death row inmates with execution dates.

Download Petition HERE

Ohio reenacted the death penalty in 1981 and began executing again in 1999.  Since 1999, there have been 51 executions in Ohio.  The death row population is 147 and is located in Chillicothe, OH and Marysville, OH.  There are currently 11 scheduled executions, from June, 2012 thru January, 2014. 

Read more about the 51 inmates who were executed

Read more about the scheduled executions and sign petitions seeking clemencyt

Latest News

March 19, 2014
Executions postponed because of difficulties getting drugs
March 12, 2014
Glenn Ford exonerated from Louisiana's death row
March 5, 2014
Derrick Jamison given job, changes minds