Dream Candidate? Only For Democrats
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If you're a Democrat, here's what you're thinking as voters go to the polls in Florida's Republican primary: Pinch me.If you're a Democrat, here's what you're thinking as voters go to the polls in Florida's Republican primary: Pinch me.
For 35 years, Florida has been trying to execute Freddie Lee Hall, who is mentally disabled and has been his whole life. Last week, the U.S. Supreme Court heard the state’s solicitor general argue that the execution should go forward because Hall scored too high on IQ tests to be spared from the death penalty.
An open letter to Miami-Dade Judge William Altfield, who is presiding over the Justin Bieber DUI case: Your Honor, please accept our profound sympathies. When you decided to become a judge, you never in your darkest hours imagined that one day a lawyer would stand before you in court and, wearing a straight face, utter
Don’t hold your breath waiting for the state legislature to fix Florida’s cockeyed Stand Your Ground law. The National Rifle Association owns too many of the Republican lawmakers who could end the madness. Nothing will get done in Tallahassee as long as black kids are the ones getting shot by white guys claiming they acted