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64-Year-Old Paranoid Schizophrenic Executed In Florida

A US man convicted of killing eight people in 1977 and 1978, but diagnosed as mentally ill, was executed in Florida, despite protests from medical experts. John Ferguson, a paranoid schizophrenic, was declared dead from lethal injection at 6:17 pm local time (2217 GMT), a prison spokesman said. In his […]
64-Year-Old Paranoid Schizophrenic Executed In Florida
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The Florida Housing Market Is ‘On Fire’

[credit provider=”Wikimedia Commons” url=”http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Miamimetroarea.jpg”] The U.S. housing recovery is one of the most exciting economic stories in the world today.However, the big macro housing reports don’t fully capture how energetic the story is at the ground level.
The Florida Housing Market Is ‘On Fire’
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Two Law Schools Will Give You A Refund If You Bomb The Bar

[credit provider=”Florida Coastal School of Law” url=”https://fcsl.edu/studentresources”] Two for-profit law schools are offering $10,000 refunds to students who don’t pass the bar exam after two attempts, the National Law Journal reports. Florida Coastal School of Law and the Charlotte School of Law are offering the refunds to students who finish rigorous […]
Two Law Schools Will Give You A Refund If You Bomb The Bar
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Fishermen Drag Live Shark Onto Beach Filled With Spring Breakers

[credit provider=”wptv.com”] Tens of thousands of sharks have recently been spotted near the shores of South Florida’s beaches as part of their annual migration north. Most of the sharks are blacktip and spinner sharks, which are not considered dangerous to humans, although they can bite.
Fishermen Drag Live Shark Onto Beach Filled With Spring Breakers
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Quarter-Sized Mosquitoes Really Exist

[credit provider=”University of Florida”] If you dislike mosquitoes, you’ll really have daggers for the gallinipper — a giant mosquito that is about 20 times the size of a regular mosquito. It’s big enough to cover a quarter. The insect lives in low-lying areas that overflow with water. They are native to the […]
Quarter-Sized Mosquitoes Really Exist
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Walmart Shopper Allegedly Wielded Gun When Store Rejected Her Dollar-Off Coupon

[credit provider=”Wakulla County Sheriff’s Office”] A 61-year-old shopper allegedly waved a Smith & Wesson at a Walmart manager after the store rejected her dollar-off Internet coupon, TheSmokingGun reported.Mary Frances Alday allegedly flew into a rage at the Florida store when assistant manager Tracy Stockslager rejected the coupon, according to an […]
Walmart Shopper Allegedly Wielded Gun When Store Rejected Her Dollar-Off Coupon
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These Are The Places You Are Most Likely To Be Swallowed By A Sinkhole

[credit provider=”screenshot/ABC” url=”https://twitter.com/ABC/status/308682298809806848/photo/1″] Last week a 30-foot-wide sinkhole opened in the ground in Florida and swallowed a man and his house.Things didn’t end up well for the man — the search for him was called off on Sunday night. Clearing of the debris gave us a better look at the […]
These Are The Places You Are Most Likely To Be Swallowed By A Sinkhole
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HOUSE OF THE DAY: Buy Your Very Own Florida Key For $15.8 Million

[credit provider=”Realtor.com” url=”http://www.realtor.com/realestateandhomes-detail/1-Ballast-Key-Unkn_Key-West_FL_33040_M63417-75978?gate=MSN&cid=prt300006&cat=ExistingHomes”] 10 miles from Key West and 100 miles from Havana, Cuba sits the newly listed island Ballast Key.The remote, 24-acre island even includes a beach-side mansion with eight bedrooms.
HOUSE OF THE DAY: Buy Your Very Own Florida Key For $15.8 Million
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Rescue Teams Give Up Search For Florida Man Whose Home Fell Into Sinkhole

[credit provider=”Youtube/areyouintheknow” url=”https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wBpaZDr9ENo”] Rescue workers in Florida have called off their search for a man whose home fell into a sinkhole, the BBC reports.Jeffrey Bush was believed to have been sleeping when his home fell into a 30 feet wide sinkhole on Thursday night. He was heard screaming by neighbours, […]
Rescue Teams Give Up Search For Florida Man Whose Home Fell Into Sinkhole
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Six Legendary Times States Had To Commandeer Their Own Cities

[credit provider=”untergeek/flickr” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/untergeek/17881729/”] On Friday, Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder announced a state of emergency in deficit-plagued Detroit and would move to appoint a city manager to take control of the city’s finances.It’s a bad situation.
Six Legendary Times States Had To Commandeer Their Own Cities
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Ultimate Nightmare: Man Missing After Sinkhole Opens Up Under His Bedroom

[credit provider=”Youtube/areyouintheknow” url=”https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wBpaZDr9ENo”] A Florida man is “presumed dead” after a massive sinkhole opened under his bedroom near Tampa, Fla., Nick Valencia and Tina Burnside of CNN report.The 36-year-old man was heard screaming for help as the collapse occurred around 11 p.m. on Thursday night. 
Ultimate Nightmare: Man Missing After Sinkhole Opens Up Under His Bedroom
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Florida Is Being Hit By A ‘Tsunami’ Of Tax Identity Fraud

[credit provider=”Robert Neff via Flickr” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/5wa/6517012333/sizes/l/in/photostream/”] MIAMI (Reuters) – Bruce Parton was only a few weeks from retirement after 30 years as a mail carrier in sunny Florida.He never lived to fulfil his retirement plan of moving back to a quiet life in the Catskill mountains of New York, not […]
Florida Is Being Hit By A ‘Tsunami’ Of Tax Identity Fraud
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10 States With The Best Tax Breaks For The Wealthy

[credit provider=”Shutterstock.com”] There’s no better evidence of the growing chasm between America’s rich and poor than state tax rates. On average, the nation’s lowest-income residents pay tax rates that are twice as high as the wealthiest 1 per cent of taxpayers, according to a new report by The Institute on Taxation and Economic Policy. 
10 States With The Best Tax Breaks For The Wealthy
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Florida Supreme Court Could Decide Whether A Judge Can Be Facebook Friends With A Prosecutor

[credit provider=”Wikimedia Commons” url=”http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Bondi_bio_photo.jpg”] Florida’s top lawyer is asking the state’s highest court to decide whether judges may be Facebook friends with prosecutors who argue in their courts.Florida Attorney General Pamela Bondi asked the state’s Supreme Court to review an appeals court’s decision that answered that very question.
Florida Supreme Court Could Decide Whether A Judge Can Be Facebook Friends With A Prosecutor
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Florida Cops Accused Of Ignoring Emergencies So They Could Shop, Drink Coffee, And Canoodle

[credit provider=”CBS Miami” url=”http://miami.cbslocal.com/2013/02/04/several-miami-dade-officers-fired-suspended-for-dereliction-of-duty/”] A Miami-Dade police sergeant and two officers have been fired, and three others have been suspended, capping a two-year investigation into accusations that they ignored emergency calls, filed false police reports and lied about calls they handled, Miami-Dade police spokeswoman Nancy Perez said Tuesday.The Miami-Dade Internal […]
Florida Cops Accused Of Ignoring Emergencies So They Could Shop, Drink Coffee, And Canoodle
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Florida Launches New Business Campaign With ‘Sexist’ Logo

[credit provider=”State of Florida”] Florida businesswomen are annoyed that a new graphic for the state’s economic development campaign, “Florida, the perfect climate for business,” features a man’s tie in its logo.The logo implies that business = men, they say.
Florida Launches New Business Campaign With ‘Sexist’ Logo
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Casey Anthony’s Massive Legal Fees Force Her To File For Bankruptcy

[credit provider=”Pool/Getty Images” url=”https://secure.gettyimages.com/SubscriptionDownload/Download/118409175″] TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Casey Anthony filed for bankruptcy in Florida on Friday, claiming about $1,100 in assets and $792,000 in liabilities.Court records show that Anthony, who was acquitted of killing her 2-year-old daughter Caylee in 2011, sought Chapter 7 bankruptcy protection in federal court in […]
Casey Anthony’s Massive Legal Fees Force Her To File For Bankruptcy
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Here’s What You Need To Know About The States Pushing For Drastic Electoral College Changes

[credit provider=”AP”] In multiple states that helped push President Barack Obama to victory in the 2012 election, Republican-controlled legislatures are introducing electoral changes that they believe will help their chances in the future.Earlier this week in Virginia, Senate Republicans advanced a plan that would radically change how the state’s electoral votes are […]
Here’s What You Need To Know About The States Pushing For Drastic Electoral College Changes
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Lifetime’s Casey Anthony Movie Made The Prosecutor Look Like An Idiot

[credit provider=”A&E Networks” url=”http://www.aenetworks.com/article/lifetime-original-movie-prosecuting-casey-anthony-starring-rob-lowe-premiere-january-19″] Lifetime’s much anticipated movie “Prosecuting Casey Anthony” premiered Saturday night.While we went into it expecting Lifetime’s typical dramatic flair, the movie’s unflattering portrayal of the star prosecutor in the case was a little over the top.
Lifetime’s Casey Anthony Movie Made The Prosecutor Look Like An Idiot
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2012 Saw A NEW Worst State For Foreclosures

[credit provider=”Matt Howard via Flickr” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/matthoward1188/7704472288/sizes/h/in/photostream/”] Florida had the nation’s highest foreclosure rate for the first time on record in 2012, with one in every 32 homes receiving a foreclosure filing last year, according to RealtyTrac’s latest foreclosure report.Nevada, which had for five consecutive years posted the nation’s highest foreclosure […]
2012 Saw A NEW Worst State For Foreclosures
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How To Capture A Python

[credit provider=”Shutterstock”] Pretty much anyone with a gun and a distaste for giant snakes has been invited to participate in Florida’s first “Python Challenge.” It’s a month-long competition that offers a bounty for capturing and killing Burmese pythons, a non-native snake that is wreaking havoc in the Everglades by eating […]
How To Capture A Python
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Headless Goat And Chickens Wash Up Near A Luxury Miami Condo, Horrify Residents

[credit provider=”screenshot via NBC News video” url=”http://usnews.nbcnews.com/_news/2013/01/07/16390332-remains-of-headless-goat-roosters-cause-stir-in-miamis-affluent-south-beach?lite”] A goat and three chickens were decapitated in an apparent sacrifice and dumped into Biscayne Bay where they washed up behind a luxury South Beach condominium to the horror of residents.”I don’t understand this — the mentality is savage,” said Kathryn Bookstaver, an […]
Headless Goat And Chickens Wash Up Near A Luxury Miami Condo, Horrify Residents
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A Man Was Arrested For Allegedly Using Play-Doh To ‘Fix’ Damaged Cars

[credit provider=”Pasco County Sheriff’s Department”] A Florida man was arrested in December for allegedly defrauding car owners by promising to do body work on their cars but then merely patching them up with Play-Doh.Nicholas Johnson, 33, of Port Richey, Fla., was charged with retail theft and scheming to defraud, according […]
A Man Was Arrested For Allegedly Using Play-Doh To ‘Fix’ Damaged Cars
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George Zimmerman Is Being Sued By His $7,000-A-Week Security Detail Over Allegedly Unpaid Bills

[credit provider=”Roberto Gonzalez/Getty Images” url=”https://secure.gettyimages.com/SubscriptionDownload/Download/147947742″] Claiming George Zimmerman and his lawyer owe $27,000 for security services, a company they hired last summer is suing them in Florida state court.It’s the latest in a case that has captured the nation’s attention and spawned civil suits in addition to the charges against […]
George Zimmerman Is Being Sued By His $7,000-A-Week Security Detail Over Allegedly Unpaid Bills
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Florida, Texas, And Hawaii Are At Huge Risk Of A Deadly Viral Outbreak

[credit provider=”Wikimedia/CDC” url=”http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Aedes_Albopictus.jpg”] The viral infection dengue fever is usually associated with tropical areas, but the disease has been spreading, even into the tropical areas of the United States: Texas, Florida and Hawaii.Dengue is common in other areas, infecting 100 million people a year. 500,000 of them end up hospitalized, […]
Florida, Texas, And Hawaii Are At Huge Risk Of A Deadly Viral Outbreak
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Here’s How Florida Could Build A Floating Train That Is Actually Profitable

[credit provider=”MetroPlan Orlando” url=”http://www.metroplanorlando.com/news/american-maglev-technology-project-moving-forward-after-metroplan-orlando-board-approval/”] Last week, the city of Orlando approved the first phase of a plan to build a magnetic-levitation (mag-lev) train, suspended above its tracks and propelled forward by magnets.While it needs government support (and right-of-way land grants), the project is a private one, run by American Maglev […]
Here’s How Florida Could Build A Floating Train That Is Actually Profitable
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Florida Wants To Build A $315 Million Floating Train

[credit provider=”MetroPlan Orlando” url=”http://www.metroplanorlando.com/news/american-maglev-technology-project-moving-forward-after-metroplan-orlando-board-approval/”] Last week, MetroPlan Orlando, a metropolitan planning organisation in Florida, announced it has approved the first phase of a plan to build a magnetic-levitation (maglev) train.That phase involves 14.9 miles of track, and is expected to cost $315 million.
Florida Wants To Build A $315 Million Floating Train
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Idyllic Island In Key West Saved By An Obscure Law

[credit provider=”Google Maps”] In the middle of Key West Harbor, there’s a modern-day Gilligan’s Island just a short dinghy ride from Schooner’s Wharf. It’s 21 acres of wild green space with a rusting barbecue grill and an empty beer keg swinging from a tree.And if you thought the fictional island […]
Idyllic Island In Key West Saved By An Obscure Law
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Want To Kill A Python? Go To Florida

[credit provider=”Flickr/wildxplorer” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/krayker/2127435092/sizes/m/in/photostream/”] Get ready for some good ole snake wrangling down in Florida this January. The state will hold it’s first annual Burmese python hunt in hopes of reducing the invasive species numbers.The hunt is supported by the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission in hopes to reduce the […]
Want To Kill A Python? Go To Florida
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George Zimmerman Writes Lengthy Tirade Against NBC

[credit provider=”George Zimmerman defence” url=”http://gzlegalcase.com/index.php/press-releases/67-george-zimmerman-photograph”] “Truth suffered” when NBC  deliberately edited 911 tapes to make George Zimmerman sound like a racist murderer, he claims in a new blog post.Zimmerman announced in October plans to sue the broadcasting giant for allegedly editing a 911 tape to make it appear the former […]
George Zimmerman Writes Lengthy Tirade Against NBC
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A Florida Teen’s Death Looks Like The Trayvon Martin Case All Over Again

[credit provider=”Wesh 2 News / YouTube” url=”http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=Xe8Vij3uGws”] Here we go again: a Florida man is now claiming self-defence and will possibly invoke the state’s “Stand Your Ground” law after shooting eight rounds into a car full of black teens, killing one, and fleeing the scene, all because the teens allegedly […]
A Florida Teen’s Death Looks Like The Trayvon Martin Case All Over Again
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Former Florida GOP Leaders Say Voter Law Was Designed To Keep Away Democrats

[credit provider=”Wikipedia” url=”http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charlie_Crist”] Former Florida GOP leaders admit the party intentionally created the state’s new voting law to keep Democratic voters away from the polls, according to a blockbuster report in The Palm Beach Post.Former Gov. Charlie Crist and former Republican Party of Florida Chairman Jim Greer, both of whom […]
Former Florida GOP Leaders Say Voter Law Was Designed To Keep Away Democrats
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Casey Anthony’s Star Lawyer Is Jumping Into The George Zimmerman Case

[credit provider=”AP Images” url=”http://www.apimages.com/OneUp.aspx?st=k&kw=jose%20baez&showact=results&sort=relevance&intv=None&sh=10&kwstyle=and&adte=1353416668&pagez=60&cfasstyle=AND&rids=adffe0bb49cb404898152996b0ce4ab7&dbm=PY2012&page=1&xslt=1&mediatype=Photo”] The cop who was openly sceptical of George Zimmerman’s claims that he had no choice but to kill Trayvon Martin is turning to Casey Anthony’s star lawyer for legal advice.That officer, Chris Serino, filed an arrest affidavit for Zimmerman a few weeks after 17-year-old Martin was […]
Casey Anthony’s Star Lawyer Is Jumping Into The George Zimmerman Case
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FINALLY: Tea Party favourite Allen West Has Conceded

[credit provider=”YouTube/Screenshot”] Republican Florida Rep. Allen West has conceded in his House race to Democratic challenger Patrick Murphy, capping off a long two-week battle in which he demanded a recount.”While there are certainly still inaccuracies in the results, and the actions of the St. Lucie County and Palm Beach County […]
FINALLY: Tea Party favourite Allen West Has Conceded
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More On The Socialites At The Heart Of The Pentagon Scandal…

[credit provider=”Getty”] Authorities are questioning the credibility of Natalie Khawam, one of the socialites at the centre of the military’s latest scandal. [credit provider=”via The Sacramento Bee” url=”http://www.sacbee.com/2012/11/14/4985416/scorecard-cast-of-characters-in.html”] Khawam’s sister is Jill Kelley, the woman at the forefront of the military controversy involving two major generals.
More On The Socialites At The Heart Of The Pentagon Scandal…
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Hillary Clinton Is Crushing Joe Biden In An Early Florida 2016 Poll

[credit provider=”AP”] Secretary of State Hillary Clinton holds an overwhelming lead over the rest of the Democratic field — including Vice President Joe Biden — as the 2016 Democratic front-runner for president in Florida, according to a new survey from Public Policy Polling. The poll results, shared exclusively with Business Insider, find […]
Hillary Clinton Is Crushing Joe Biden In An Early Florida 2016 Poll
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Obama Is Very Close To Victory In Florida

[credit provider=”Getty Images/Chip Somodevilla”] President Barack Obama, who was re-elected to a second term Tuesday night, continues to hold a slim lead over Republican nominee Mitt Romney in Florida.With 97% of precincts reporting, Obama has a 50-49 lead over Romney in the state, an advantage that threatens to turn his already […]
Obama Is Very Close To Victory In Florida
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The Romney Campaign Is Freaked Out By How Close The Race Is In Florida And Virginia

[credit provider=”Flickr/Gage Skidmore” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/gageskidmore/6239401582/”] Election results are still trickling in, but the presidential race is already a nailbiter in two key battleground states. In Florida, the AP shows the race in a dead heat. With 75% of precincts reporting, Obama holds 49.6% of the vote, compared to Romney’s 49.5%. The two […]
The Romney Campaign Is Freaked Out By How Close The Race Is In Florida And Virginia
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Looks Like Record Turnout In Florida

[credit provider=”Getty Images/Joe Raedle”] Florida voters once again endured hours-long lines to cast ballots in parts of the state as what may prove to be a record turnout and lengthy forms made slow going of the election, as did machine failures and some electors walking off with the pens.The extreme […]
Looks Like Record Turnout In Florida
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Sometimes Yes Actually Means No On Election Ballots

[preserve] [/preserve] [credit provider=”Orange County” url=”https://www.documentcloud.org/documents/498406-orange-county-sample-ballot.html#document/p9/a80333″] When voters finally get to the polls tomorrow, they may run into more than a big crowd. Voters in many states will be facing a slew of confusing measures and often overly long ballots.Here are some of the most striking examples we’ve spotted:
Sometimes Yes Actually Means No On Election Ballots
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Here Are The 8 Counties That Could Decide The Election

[credit provider=”AP”] You’ve probably heard by now that the presidential election will come down to a handful of battleground states, which have absorbed the bulk of the money and time in the candidates’ quest to cobble together the 270 electoral votes needed to win the election. But just because a state […]
Here Are The 8 Counties That Could Decide The Election
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How Mitt Romney Can Win The Election

Over the past few months, we’ve regularly pointed out that Mitt Romney is at a serious disadvantage against President Barack Obama when it comes to the electoral college map. 
How Mitt Romney Can Win The Election
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These Numbers Are Incredibly Deflating For Mitt Romney’s Chances In Ohio

[credit provider=”AP”] Mitt Romney’s need to “expand the map” is looking increasingly important this morning, as a new CBS/New York Times/Quinnipiac poll paints a picture that has the Republican nominee’s chances there slipping away with less than a week until the election.Romney trails President Barack Obama overall, 50-45, in the […]
These Numbers Are Incredibly Deflating For Mitt Romney’s Chances In Ohio
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Court Rules George Zimmerman’s Attorney Can Keep Trying The Case In The Media

[credit provider=”Live feed from the Orlando Sentinel”] A Florida judge won’t be muzzling George Zimmerman’s attorneys just yet.Last week prosecutor Bernie de la Rionda and Zimmerman’s attorney Mark O’Mara faced off over O’Mara’s right to discuss evidence in the case and his opinion about his client’s guilt with news organisations […]
Court Rules George Zimmerman’s Attorney Can Keep Trying The Case In The Media
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George Zimmerman’s Attorney Is Fighting For His Right To Keep Making Headlines

[credit provider=”myFOXOrlando livestream” url=”http://www.myfoxorlando.com/category/239949/additonal-live-stream”] Does an attorney have the right to discuss material facts of a case in the media?During a nearly three-hour hearing, Forida prosecutors argued they don’t, while George Zimmerman’s lead attorney Mark O’Mara defended his constant social and traditional media presence.
George Zimmerman’s Attorney Is Fighting For His Right To Keep Making Headlines
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Florida Republicans Are Being Targeted By Fake Voter Purge Letters

[credit provider=”Flickr/GoldenEel” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/robindegrassi/7135487/”] Authorities in Florida are investigating who sent official-looking letters in recent days to mostly Republican voters falsely telling them that their citizenship and right to vote is in question.The letters have been reported in 23 counties throughout the state and are part of an apparent attempt to […]
Florida Republicans Are Being Targeted By Fake Voter Purge Letters
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Florida Is About To Execute A Man Who Thinks He’s The ‘Prince Of God’

[credit provider=”Florida State Prison System via CNN” url=”http://news.blogs.cnn.com/2012/10/23/lawyer-files-request-for-emergency-stay-of-execution-for-florida-man-who-killed-8/comment-page-4/”] The state of Florida is set to execute a mass murderer tonight who’s been diagnosed with schizophrenia.A federal appeals court issued an eight-page order Monday allowing the execution of John Ferguson, who believes he’s the “prince of God” and will come back […]
Florida Is About To Execute A Man Who Thinks He’s The ‘Prince Of God’
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Mitt Romney Has A Gigantic Lead In A New Florida Poll

[credit provider=”AP”] Mitt Romney has opened up an enormous lead over President Barack Obama in Florida, according to a new Miami Herald/El Nuevo Herald/Tampa Bay Times poll. Romney now leads the president by 7 points — 51 per cent to 44 per cent — in the Sunshine State, his largest lead […]
Mitt Romney Has A Gigantic Lead In A New Florida Poll
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More Republicans Are Asking For Absentee Ballots In The Most Critical Swing States

[credit provider=”Adria Richards/Flickr” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/adriarichards/3002485473/sizes/m/”] Republicans are narrowing Democrats’ organizational advantage in critical swing states, but the latter say they are on track to improve upon President Obama’s 2008 early-vote count.Now that the election has moved full-throttle into get-out-the-vote mode, both campaigns are tracking the daily tabulation of absentee ballots requested […]
More Republicans Are Asking For Absentee Ballots In The Most Critical Swing States
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There’s A NEW Worst State For Foreclosures

[credit provider=”Eric Fleming via Flickr” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/efleming/384301221/”] Foreclosures across the U.S. were down 16 per cent year-over-year in September, according to RealtyTrac’s latest foreclosure report. This was the lowest level in five-years.But Florida bucked the national trend with foreclosures rising 17 per cent from a year ago in September.
There’s A NEW Worst State For Foreclosures
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Mitt Romney Is Closing In On Obama In Every Key Swing State

[credit provider=”AP”] Just one week after his disastrous performance in the first presidential debate, President Barack Obama has lost his advantage across the electoral map, according to a new crop of swing state polls released Thursday morning. First, three new NBC/Wall Street Journal/Marist polls show Romney making gains in Virginia, Florida, and […]
Mitt Romney Is Closing In On Obama In Every Key Swing State
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Florida Manatee Rider Faces Justice After Horrifying Beachgoers

[credit provider=”Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office via Pinellas Beach Patch” url=”http://pinellasbeaches.patch.com/articles/woman-spotted-riding-mating-manatee#photo-11566587″] A woman now widely known for pictures of her riding a manatee in Florida has turned herself in to police.A woman, now identified as Ana Gloria Garcia Gutierrez, was caught riding the gentle marine creature Sunday near Fort De Soto […]
Florida Manatee Rider Faces Justice After Horrifying Beachgoers
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A Law Grad Who Doesn’t Have A Social Security Number Still Wants His licence

[credit provider=”YouTube via Devin Dwyer/ABC News” url=”http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WmtiIZXFtxQ”] In a unique case followed closely by immigration experts, the Florida Supreme Court will consider whether an undocumented immigrant can practice law in Florida.Jose Godinez-Samperio, 26, of Tampa, is the undocumented child of immigrants and a “dreamer,” in the jargon of the DREAM […]
A Law Grad Who Doesn’t Have A Social Security Number Still Wants His licence
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Obama’s Lead Is Evaporating In Two Key Swing States

[credit provider=”AP”] Republican nominee Mitt Romney is closing the gap in the two virtual must-win swing states of Florida and Virginia, trailing President Barack Obama by a statistically insignificant amount in both states. New Wall Street Journal/NBC/Marist polls of the states put Romney down just 1 percentage point in Florida and down […]
Obama’s Lead Is Evaporating In Two Key Swing States
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Lawyer: George Zimmerman Can’t Be A Racist Because His Great-Grandfather Was Black

[credit provider=”George Zimmerman Legal Case” url=”http://gzlegalcase.com/”] Despite saying it was a mistake for his client to give a nationally televised interview, George Zimmerman’s lawyer spoke in-depth to the Orlando Sentinel about the case, Zimmerman’s life, and how the media has blown everything out of proportion.Mark O’Mara sat down with the […]
Lawyer: George Zimmerman Can’t Be A Racist Because His Great-Grandfather Was Black
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People Are Expected To Come Out In Droves To Vote Early This Year

[credit provider=”AP”] The election could be won or lost weeks before Election Day thanks to early voting that has now spread in one form or another to more than half the states.With early voting kicking off Thursday in the critical swing state of Iowa, and with more swing states following […]
People Are Expected To Come Out In Droves To Vote Early This Year
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