Fugitive doctor in Pakistan loses Ohio appeal over assets

CINCINNATI (AP) — An appeals court has upheld the seizure of $4.8 million and valuable jewelry from a former Ohio doctor accused of fleeing to Pakistan before he was charged with running a pill mill.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Lawyers liken execution plan to burning inmates at the stake

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Defense attorneys rushing to stop Ohio's first execution in three years say the state's new lethal injection system is akin to burning inmates at the stake or burying them alive.

  • Written by ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS, Associated Press