Monthly Archives: May 2013

ACLU | Kill, Kill, and Kill Again: Rushing to Execution Heightens Risks of Fatal Error in Florida

“Florida has already released 24 – TWENTY-FOUR – confirmed INNOCENT DEATH ROW prisoners. (It is important to yell, so we do not get numb to the reality that innocent people are put on death row and face certain death every … Continue reading

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Two Inmate Deaths On Florida’s Death Row

Originally posted on Punishable by Death:
Editor’s note: This story is a bit delayed, but I’ve finally returned from my travels, so posts should be more regular from this point forward. Two Florida death row inmates have died awaiting execution,…

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Mainstream media mangles meaning of Timely Justice Act

Sides debate whether Florida Gov. Rick Scott should sign ‘Timely Justice Act’ affecting death penalty process | Gainesville.com Rod Smith, a Gainesville attorney, former member of the Florida Senate and former state attorney for the Eighth Judicial Circuit, said that … Continue reading

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Arrested for an old parking ticket, elderly woman dies in court “gasping for breath” after sheriff’s deputies refused to give her medication.

Originally posted on Prison Reform Movement's Weblog- America: Land of the Free, Home of the Incarcerated:
The deceased, who was fighting a traffic ticket, suffered from asthma — but deputies accused her of faking, suit filed in court argues.…

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Timely Justice Act sponsor is “my” senator – cruel and unusual (mis)representation

Joe Negron didn’t get my vote. He never will.   Every incarcerated innocent in Florida has to fight the abused, collective power of over 90,000 Florida Bar Association members … and they seldom win. The very last thing our unjust … Continue reading

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As email trail lengthens, patience with conviction corruption expires

While I’m working on a post that will provide the descriptions of the tainted executive orders I referred in my latest email, please sign and share a new petition calling for Florida A.G. Pam Bondi to arrange additional DNA tests … Continue reading

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Florida policymakers ramp up their assault on the environment

House Bill 999 and its Senate counterpart, SB 1684, are the latest assaults on Florida’s environment by those who hold the most power and responsibility to protect it | Gainesville.com First the Legislature gutted growth management, then it weakened our … Continue reading

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