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Execution date for convicted Cleveland murder moved

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COLUMBUS, OH (WOIO) -

The family of John McGrath will have to wait a little longer for justice.

Gov. John R. Kasich announced that the execution date of Gregory Lott has been moved to November 19, 2014.

Lott was previously scheduled to be executed on March 19 for murdering the 82-year-old in 1986.

The 51-year-old was sentenced to death for murdering the Cuyahoga County man after setting him on fire in his Cleveland home.

McGrath died in the hospital 11 days later.

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