State Reps. Thomas West (D-Canton) and Phil Plummer (R-Dayton) address new bipartisan legislation to implement mandatory recordings of suspect interrogations statewide for some the most serious crimes, such as homicide and sexual assault cases. The bill seeks to play an important role in enhancing transparency and accuracy in Ohio's criminal justice system.
State Rep. Thomas West (D-Canton)
State Rep. Phil Plummer (R-Dayton)
Nicole Clum, Ohio Public Defenders Office
Pierce Reed, Ohio Innocence Project
Clarence Elkins, Exoneree
Robert McClendon, Exoneree
June 18, 2019