State of Ohio v. Richard J. Beasley, Case No. 2014-0313
Summit County Common Pleas Court
Richard Beasley is appealing his convictions and death sentence for the murders of three men and the attempted murder of another, along with other crimes. Beasley and his co-defendant, Brogan Rafferty, were accused of using the classified advertising website Craigslist.org to list a job on a farm in southeastern Ohio to meet candidates and kill them for their belongings.