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Crime
The 148-page Delaware decision, released August 1, came in a challenge to the state's law on deliberations in capital punishment cases. The challenge was brought on behalf of Benjamin Rauf, a Temple Law School graduate accused of murdering a classmate.
Politics
If I were President Obama, and you -- the reader -- were Florida Governor Rick Scott, and you asked me to declare a federal emergency of counties afflicted by toxic algae blooms, I'd be tempted to say the following.
Politics
At some point, taxpayers are going to realize that sea level rise isn't an abstract problem that randomly hits a few unfortunates.
Politics
Social media sites including Facebook, Instagram, and the blogs, have triggered an unprecedented event in Florida: people are linking up to express outrage and to organize for the purchase and conversion of massive acreage in sugar cane production south of Lake Okeechobee for water treatment marshes.
Politics
1300 miles separates Flint, Michigan where mostly poor African Americans have been exposed to toxic amounts of lead in drinking water, and Clewiston, Florida -- home of US Sugar Corporation. The distance is nothing to the descendants of Charles Stewart Mott.
Politics
Massive releases of polluted water from Lake Okeechobee out to both Florida coasts are roiling voters who might otherwise be inclined to vote for Rubio.
Politics
Public clamor for a veto and against Florida Governor Rick Scott's signing, today, of a new "water policy" bill lands in the governor's bubble like a muted, padded sound. Scott doesn't see and he doesn't hear, except through the filter of political ambition.
Miami
They handed it to the governor so he could have his way with it and put his pen to paper, signing it into law with one hand and slashing it with his veto pen line item by line item with the other.
Politics
(h/t WPTV) For $499, students receive instruction from various marijuana experts, including "Professor of Cannabis" Carlos
College
The colleges aren't sure they'll happen either. Marjorie Starnes-Bilotti, chairwoman of Edison State College's Board of Trustees
Politics
The spokesman, Lucien Greaves of Cambridge, Mass., earlier this month had been listed on the Actors Access website as the
Miami
Their gathering in Tallahassee will be a "satanic coming out," temple spokesperson Lucien Greaves told the Miami Helard's
Politics
John French, the lawyer who manages the political committee, said the mistake was due to an error by the printer. According
Miami
Project Sunburst previously came under fire in July when the Times/Herald reported it had not been publishing unfavorable
Miami
Students might be organized into cohorts, or groups that would take the same classes on a set schedule and benefit from working
Videos
Rick Scott Gets Testy Over Unemployment Question
Miami
Scott has ordered that his controversial effort to remove possible non-citizens from voter lists continue, even after the
Politics
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Latino Voices
Experienced canvassers know that to register voters in South Florida, bottled water is as essential as voter registration
Black Voices
Florida's "stand your ground'' law has allowed drug dealers to avoid murder charges and gang members to walk free. It has