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Pending Case: Alva Campbell, Jr., Ohio, 06/05/19

Alva Campbell, Jr. was sentenced to death for the 1997 murder of 18-year-old Charles Dials, and has spent 17 years on death row.


  • Contact Gov. John Kasich and ask him to halt this execution: contact him via this link, or by phone at (614) 466-3555, or by his Twitter @OHPressSec.  If you prefer to send him a letter, here is the mailing address: Governor John Kasich, Riffe Center, 30th Floor, 77 South High Street, Columbus, OH 43215-6117.
  • If you live in Ohio, write a letter to the editor of your local newspaper.
  • Take action with Ohioans to Stop Executions via this link.
  • Please share this information with your friends, especially those in Ohio, and ask them to help halt the execution of Mr. Campbell by taking one of the actions listed above.

Please check back. We will be updating this page as more information about how you can help stop the execution of Mr. Campbell becomes available.

On Nov. 15th, 2017 officials experienced complications while attempting to execute Alva Campbell, Jr. He was granted a temporary reprive and his execution has been resecheduled for June 5th, 2019. 

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