Sunday, June 17, 2012
Jason Robb Suspends Hunger Strike After 9 Days
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Jason Robb Suspends Hunger Strike After 9 Days
Sunday, June 17th, 2012, Youngstown, OH- Last Friday, Jason Robb a death sentenced prisoner at Ohio State Penitentiary (OSP) suspended his hunger strike demanding transfer to death row at Chillicothe Correctional. Jason's description of his meeting with Warden David Bobby is below.
Jason Robb has been held in isolation for 19 years, on a conviction based on unreliable informant testimony following the Lucasville Uprising at Southern Ohio Correctional Facility in 1993. More information about him and other prisoners in similar situations can be found at LucasvilleAmnesty.org.