Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction

                                               NEWS RELEASE                     

 

MEDIA ADVISORY                                                                            June 26, 2006

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

ROCKY BARTON CLEMENCY REPORT 

 

(Columbus) --- The clemency report for death row inmate Rocky Barton has been completed and sent to Governor Bob Taft’s office.  Inmate Barton is scheduled for execution on July 12, 2006 at the Southern Ohio Correctional Facility.  The media can access the report by going to the following internet address this morning after 11:00 A.M.: www.drc.state.oh.us/Public/clemency.htm 

If you have any further questions, please feel free to contact the Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction Public Information Office at (614) 752-1150.