HARRISBURG, Pa., Aug. 26, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Department of Corrections Secretary John Wetzel, today, signed a Notice of Execution setting October 19, 2015, for the execution of Michael Eric Ballard.
The law provides that when the governor does not sign a warrant of execution within the specified time period, the secretary of corrections has 30 days within which to issue a notice of execution.
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SOURCE Pennsylvania Department of Corrections