Tag Archives: Gretl Plessinger

More potentially effective, informal Florida DOC death warrants

Florida DOC appends the all-caps admonition WE NEVER WALK ALONE to their emails, which seems rather confrontational in communicating with those that pay their wages. It ceased annoying me when I realized that their slogan is shared by inmates …  … Continue reading

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Florida DOC’s informal epilepsy death warrants: rescind them, Secretary Buss

A Vero Beach, FL man was incarcerated for two years for having a standing seizure outside a laundromat. His arms were flailing as he walked in circles talking nonsense, so someone called 911 and a responding officer walked within his … Continue reading

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Prison personnel issue informal – yet effective – death warrants … another update

In fairness to prison personnel, epilepsy specialists’ patient advocacy is lacking. Publishing polls confirming that stress precipitates seizures isn’t much help if the information isn’t disseminated to those that need to know. The same holds true with publishing information on … Continue reading

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Three FL DOC workers arrested … just another ball for Willie Meggs to drop??

State Attorney Willie Meggs isn’t well known for holding public servants and politicians accountable.  Here’s hoping that Gretl Plessinger’s prompt response to my email indicates that Secretary Buss won’t let Megg’s fumble yet again. From: “Plessinger, Gretl” <plessinger.gretl></plessinger.gretl> Date: July 11, 2011 … Continue reading

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Prison personnel issue informal – but effective – death warrants, updated

The FL DOC responded favorably to my plea to make sure that Gary Bennett receives his epilepsy medications, making his 27-year-old frame-up only somewhat less harrowing for him and his family. Gary needs more help, and he needs it right … Continue reading

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Prison personnel issue informal – but effective – death warrants

Timothy Cole died in a Texas prison of an asthma attack prior to his DNA exoneration, although his asthma was easily controlled by inhalers. Gary Bennett is only receiving one of his epilepsy medications , and not the full dose … Continue reading

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Our self-fettered press slows justice …

Update 2/8/14: Typically, I update posts at their conclusion. However, I now know that everything I was told by public servants about formal Florida investigations of charlatan dog handler John Preston’s perjuries was a lie. Preston was investigated in 1986, … Continue reading

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Crystal meth, justice, God and Sheriff Jack Parker, part two

We have a self-fettering press that’s willing to do endless harm to elect pliant politicians who will allow mergers that aren’t in the public’s best interests, among many other despicable things.   From: Susan Chandler Date: June 21, 2011 4:02:56 PM EDT … Continue reading

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