warren keith henness Appeals Court Says Ohio's Lethal Injection Protocol Is Constitutional By Associated Press • Sep 12, 2019 Ohio Public Radio The 6th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Cincinnati has ruled Ohio's current lethal injection system does not pose an unconstitutional risk of suffering to condemned inmates. DeWine Rejects Idea Of Using Fentanyl In Executions By Associated Press • Aug 19, 2019 Ohio Governor Mike DeWine is dismissing a legislator's proposal to use fentanyl to execute death row inmates as the state struggles to find a lethal injection protocol that will be approved by the courts. Governor Delays An Execution, Saying State Is Having Problems Obtaining Lethal Injection Drugs By Jim Letizia & Associated Press • Aug 1, 2019 Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction Ohio Governor Mike DeWine says the state is having difficulty finding a new set of lethal execution drugs following concerns raised by a judge over the constitutionality of Ohio's current protocol. DeWine Says No More Executions Without New Lethal Injection Protocol By Ohio Public Radio • Feb 20, 2019 Ohio Public Radio Ohio Governor Mike DeWine says no executions will be carried out until the state come up with a new lethal injection protocol. Ohio Governor Delays Execution, Orders Look At Other Drugs By Associated Press • Jan 25, 2019 Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction Governor Mike DeWine has delayed next month's execution of a condemned Ohio man and ordered the prison system to look at alternative lethal injection drugs.