Ohio killer to be put to death Wednesday seeks age reprieve

Ohio killer to be put to death Wednesday seeks age reprieveThe now 45-year-old inmate’s appeal to the Ohio Supreme Court to halt his Wednesday execution at a Lucasville, Ohio, prison cites an August decision by a Kentucky circuit court that ruled as unconstitutional executing inmates younger than 21 at the time of their crimes. On Tuesday, that court denied a separate petition for a stay of execution filed on behalf of Otte.

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