Ohio officials seek secretive execution law

State legislators try to pass controversial measure that would keep what happens in death chambers hidden from public.

    Following a series of botched executions, the US state of Ohio had put a moratorium on executions in May. That suspension ends in January.

    Now, state politicians are trying to pass a measure that would keep what happens in is death chamber, a closely guarded secret from the public.

    Al Jazeera's John Hendren has more from Columbus, Ohio.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


    YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

    Interactive: Coding like a girl

    Interactive: Coding like a girl

    What obstacles do young women in technology have to overcome to achieve their dreams? Play this retro game to find out.

    Heron Gate mass eviction: 'We never expected this in Canada'

    Hundreds face mass eviction in Canada's capital

    About 150 homes in one of Ottawa's most diverse and affordable communities are expected to be torn down in coming months

    I remember the day … I designed the Nigerian flag

    I remember the day … I designed the Nigerian flag

    In 1959, a year before Nigeria's independence, a 23-year-old student helped colour the country's identity.