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With Howard Tipton managing St Lucie County – my county – are we in for a bumpy ride?

Brevard County manager lands St. Lucie job [Howard] Tipton plans to leave his Brevard County manager job within the next few months, then begin working in St. Lucie County six months after that. That employment gap will allow him to … Continue reading

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Ask a stupid FL execution question, get a stupid FL execution answer.

Carl Hiaasen: Florida’s IQ exam fails test of justice | FLORIDA TODAY | floridatoday.com There’s not a credible expert in the field of learning disabilities who doesn’t acknowledge a margin of error in IQ testing, but Florida is one of … Continue reading

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FL Dept of Law Enforcement Commish “shocked” by compromised drug cases. Shocked? Bailey?

Rogue FDLE chemist could have compromised hundreds of drug cases | FLORIDA TODAY | floridatoday.com TALLAHASSEE — A chemist at a Pensacola crime lab could have compromised hundreds of state drug cases, Florida Department of Law Enforcement Commissioner Gerald Bailey … Continue reading

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Krishna Maharaj’s 27-year-old frame-up … 19 unmatched fingerprints ignored.

Reprieve + 44 (0) 207 553 8166   For Immediate Release: Tues Jan 21, 2014 Florida authorities today seeking to block crucial evidence of Briton’s innocence The state of Florida will today seek to block the release of key fingerprint evidence which … Continue reading

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Déjà vu morning, courtesy of Willie Meggs … and Gannett.

Woman’s lawyer calls for probe of Winston case | FLORIDA TODAY | floridatoday.com Attorney Patricia Carroll called on the attorney general to investigate the Tallahassee Police Department’s handling of the case, saying that detectives failed to interview key witnesses, used … Continue reading

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Transferring a case to a Seminole County judge, post Zimmerman. Way nuts. And stoppable.

BlueWare case will be heard by Seminole judge | FLORIDA TODAY | floridatoday.com A judge from Seminole County — not Brevard — will preside over the trials of former Brevard County Clerk of Courts Mitch Needelman and two BlueWare executives. … Continue reading

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Mega-merged, multinational Gannett fuels blood thirst.

TN makes unprecedented push to execute 10 killers | The Tennessean | tennessean.com “If you think about it, he’s in a hospital surrounded by family and has a peaceful death. It wasn’t supposed to happen that way. “He just died … Continue reading

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Did Jeff Ashton secretly promise leniency for Mitch Needelman?

Needelman wants trial moved out of Brevard | FLORIDA TODAY | floridatoday.com Former Brevard County Clerk of Courts Mitch Needelman wants his upcoming criminal trial moved to Orange County or another venue outside Brevard, citing pretrial publicity and the influence … Continue reading

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197 reasons to help fund the production of Dead Man Waiting

Dead Man Waiting by Christian Bruyere — Kickstarter What we need to film now to complete DEAD MAN WAITING is our stylistic, visceral recreations of Tommy on death row as he and those closest to him describe these experiences. We … Continue reading

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#FreeTommyZ + #FreeGaryBennett = #FreeJeffAbramowki + #FreeCrosleyGreen + more

Smashwords – Zeigler, through Vidster’s eyes — a book by Alice de Sturler Smashwords – Zeigler, through Vidster's eyes —a book by Alice de Sturler. When you read this powerful little book, please keep two things in mind; 1) William … Continue reading

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