Tag Archives: Rick Scott

#FreeGaryBennett … the blog stat

One of my blog stats, as of a few minutes ago … Most popular topics you’ve written about Topic Views Rick Scott 73 Gary Bennett 70 John Preston 57 John Dean Moxley 52 FBI 50 Wilton Dedge 50 Gerald Stano … Continue reading

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With one day notice and no explanation, @FL_Corrections closed Suwannee CI to visitors for two days

Media Advisory April 17, 2015 For More Information Contact: Florida Department of Corrections Communications Office (850) 488-0420 Visitation Cancelled at Suwannee Correctional Institution Annex this Weekend Florida Department of Corrections announced today the cancellation of weekend visitation at Suwannee Correctional … Continue reading

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FL correctons officers seem confident of legislative failure to reform DoC

Key legislator wants prison inspector general fired | Naked Politics The House and Senate have proposed separate bills that increase oversight at the agency. The Senate plan, SB 7020, proposes an independent oversight board with a small full-time staff while … Continue reading

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Speak up now, or FL Senate’s hard work re #DeadInmates will be undone by House dilettantes

People that take a firm stance on matters they know nothing about only perturb me when they are in positions of power … particularly positions of legislative power. Florida Senators, led by Greg Evers – after numerous hearings – constructed … Continue reading

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Florida’s electric companies shareholders should sue them

In Sunshine State, Big Energy Blocks Solar Power | Florida Center for Investigative Reporting With little support in Tallahassee, a coalition of conservative and liberal groups hopes to make Florida friendlier to rooftop solar energy with a 2016 ballot initiative. … Continue reading

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Probation only for confessed rapist, a FL corrections officer

Florida’s Record on Rape | The Marshall Project Lemuel McMillan was a prisoner at the Northwest Florida Reception Center in May 2009 when a corrections officer named Ricardo Hay raped him in the laundry room. Another inmate had made a … Continue reading

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@Paula_Dockery calls out @FLGovScott on prison reform

Paula Dockery: Come on, Gov. Scott, get to work fixing corrections department | TBO.com and The Tampa Tribune People are dying in state care, and all Gov. Rick Scott can muster is a blank stare. Since 2000, 3,954 inmates have … Continue reading

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