Articles in Category: 'FDLE'

By: Nancy Smith | Posted: March 7, 2014 3:00 PM

The group of mostly young people who occupied the Capitol for 31 days and 30 nights, from July 16 to Aug. 15, were well-behaved and respectful of public property.

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By: Nancy Smith | Posted: July 29, 2013 3:55 AM

What started out for many students as a protest against racial injustice is becoming exactly what its puppet-handlers intended -- an opportunity to publicly embarrass re-election-minded Gov. Rick Scott. 

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By: Jolisa Canty | Posted: July 23, 2011 3:55 AM

' ... Nothing more rewarding than working with (these) dedicated and professional men and women ... and seeing firsthand how much of a positive impact FDLE makes across the state.'

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By: Kenric Ward | Posted: June 1, 2010 12:46 AM

While Florida is tough -- and getting tougher -- on sex offenders, the U.S. Department of Justice is looking to undercut those efforts when it comes to teenagers.

A revised federal rule posted this month would let states decide whether to include teen offenders on their public registries. Current law requires all juveniles 14 and older convicted of sex crimes to register for the rest of their lives and for states to post that information publicly.

Florida currently has 113 teenagers listed on its sex-offender registry.

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