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


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