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Deters Calls For Use Of Firing Squads Instead Of Lethal Injections

Jul 13, 2018

Joe Deters
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Republican Hamilton County Prosecutor Joe Deters is frustrated with death penalty appeals, so he wants to use firing squads to execute condemned criminals.  

The former state treasurer says it would slience critics of Ohio's lethal injection protocol.  Utah is the only state that uses firing squads.