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Obese Inmate’s Life Could Be Spared--But Not Because of His Weight

Friday, December 14, 2012 at 6:07 PM

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Convicted murderer Ronald Post has been trying to avoid a scheduled execution by claiming Ohio's lethal injection procedure would cause him undue pain because he is obese. But now, there's a possibility that Post's life could be spared for a totally different reason. Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen explains.

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