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Kasich Denies Clemency Request for Alva Campbell, Jr.

COLUMBUS – Gov. John R. Kasich has denied a request for executive clemency for Alva Campbell, Jr., who in 1997 was convicted for the aggravated murder of Charles Dials in Columbus. 

Campbell is scheduled to be executed on November 15 at the Southern Ohio Correctional Facility in Lucasville.  On October 20, the Ohio Parole Board recommended against clemency for Campbell.