Bob Butterworth

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    October 8, 2014

    Rick Scott Sued For Not Disclosing $200M in Assets in Brilliant Campaign Tactic

    You're George Sheldon. You're a Democrat running for attorney general against Pam Bondi, a woman whose name is always in the news for one controversy or another. Despite that most Floridians have no idea who you are, and you're not doing so hot in the polls. So what do you do? File a blockbuster l ... More >>

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    March 28, 2013

    Would You Vote in a Second Primary to Ensure Florida Got Fewer Crazy Politicians?

    Ever wonder why over the past decade Florida's elected officials seem to have become increasingly partisan? It might just be a general change in mood of politics across the nation. It might be gerrymandering that renders so many state legislative districts uncompetitive. Or it might be par ... More >>

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    September 12, 2006
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    August 10, 2006

    Classroom Felon, Part 2

    Former AG Bob Butterworth has a double standard for felons

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    August 3, 2006

    Letters from the Issue of August 3, 2006

    "If an egotistical narcissist wishes to make 10,000 people uncomfortable, she shouldn't charge $200 per ticket"

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    July 13, 2006

    Classroom Felon

    Steve Clark teaches criminal law in Miami. He's an expert.

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    January 6, 2005

    Tow Head

    Junkie, jailbird, cat burglar, widow, bride, entrepreneur Laurie Lichtman keeps on truckin'.

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    January 16, 2003

    Barred for Life

    The process for restoring the civil rights of felons in Florida works perfectly -- if not restoring their rights is the goal

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    April 11, 2002

    Hooked on Death

    When clueless tourist meets shameless skipper, it's a good bet there'll be blood on the docks

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    October 25, 2001

    New Face, Old Connections

    Miami mayoral candidate Manny Diaz may look like an outsider, but his political history places him squarely on the inside

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    August 16, 2001

    Space Cowboy

    Someone please tell Bill Nelson that not everyone in the Democratic Party looks like him

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    November 30, 2000

    The Untold Story

    Guess who's coming to vote? Guess again.

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    November 23, 2000

    Magic Primeval, Part 2

    On the eve of its permanent disfigurement, the Miami Circle unleashed its mysterious powers of survival

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    August 24, 2000

    Love & Violation, Part 2

    Bridget Garcia swears she was raped. The Aventura police chief says her story stinks. If anything stinks, it's the Aventura Police Department's own investigation.

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    July 2, 1998

    Cyber Stakes

    South Florida is at the heart of the Internet gambling boom -- and of the war to stop it

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    July 10, 1997

    Dope Detective

    If it gets you high, chances are that James Hall knows more about it than anyone anywhere

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    May 2, 1996

    The Great Florida Grape Stomp

    Prohibition-era legislation forbidding mail-order booze shipments has local wine lovers whining

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    May 18, 1994

    Cash In, Check Out

    As competition intensifies and regulation looms, viatical industry pioneer Steve Simon reconsiders the future