Eighteen hours before the execution of a man convicted of killing and raping a child, Gov. John Kasich (R-OH) halted the order until next July to let the medical community decide whether to grant Ronald Phillips’ request to donate his organs and tissues.
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Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi (R) was a major supporter of a bill speeding up the execution process in Florida. Yet she effectively delayed the execution of a Florida man named Marshall Lee Gore for a month in order to accommodate her fundraiser.