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Preclude death penalty if based on race 
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Long Title To enact section 2929.07 of the Revised Code to provide that a defendant cannot be executed if the defendant's race was the basis of the decision to seek or impose the death penalty, to permit a defendant to file a motion alleging that the defendant's race was the basis of the decision to seek or impose the death penalty, and to specify the procedure for determining if the defendant's race was the basis of that decision.

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Committees

Senate Judiciary Committee
 
 

Primary Sponsors

Charleta B. Tavares
 

Cosponsors

SENATORS
Cecil Thomas
Kenny Yuko
 
 
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