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First Coast News
Local vets say Corey ad distorts realityad conceived as a tribute to veterans has become a political minefield. Part 1
Local vets say Corey ad distorts reality
First Coast News / Posted yesterday
ad conceived as a tribute to veterans has become a political minefield. Part 1: Angry Veterans A campaign video titled “Angela Corey, Advocate for Veterans” has infuriated a group of local veterans. It shows State Attorney Angela Corey speaking... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Saturday's Letters: A vote in support of Angela CoreyANGELA COREY A vote in support North Florida seems to have acquired the reput
Saturday's Letters: A vote in support of Angela Corey
The Florida Times-Union / Posted yesterday
ANGELA COREY A vote in support North Florida seems to have acquired the reputation of having the most death penalties in the nation along with some place in Arizona. Is that a bad thing? Perhaps our current state attorney, Angela Corey, is doing a... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Mark Woods: A howling bad timea single ballot. But as the write-in candidate whose paperwork was filed by th
Mark Woods: A howling bad time
The Florida Times-Union / Posted yesterday
a single ballot. But as the write-in candidate whose paperwork was filed by the former campaign manager of State Attorney Angela Corey — ensuring that a large portion of voters in the circuit will not be able to have a say in deciding who is state... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
A summary of the Times-Union's candidate endorsementsin this case, the editorial board has declined to endorse. NELSON: STATE ATTOR
A summary of the Times-Union's candidate endorsements
The Florida Times-Union / Posted yesterday
in this case, the editorial board has declined to endorse. NELSON: STATE ATTORNEY The fact that State Attorney Angela Corey has a strong challenger is an indication that her history of controversy has caught up with her. Corey’s... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Friday's Letters: A call to support Hope McMathto make the LIFT exhibit the most well attended in museum history. Let’s do th
Friday's Letters: A call to support Hope McMath
The Florida Times-Union / Posted yesterday
to make the LIFT exhibit the most well attended in museum history. Let’s do this for Hope. Shari Weitzner, Jacksonville ANGELA COREY Biased coverage The coverage in The Florida Times-Union the past two days about State Attorney Angela Corey... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Tia Mitchell: A few observations ahead of Primary Dayseat and several competitive state House primaries for both parties. Two embatt
Tia Mitchell: A few observations ahead of Primary Day
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 2 days ago
seat and several competitive state House primaries for both parties. Two embattled incumbents — state Attorney Angela Corey and U.S. Rep. Corrine Brown — are fighting for their political lives. There have been several recent court... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
A call to support Hope McMathto make the LIFT exhibit the most well attended in museum history. Let’s do th
A call to support Hope McMath
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 2 days ago
to make the LIFT exhibit the most well attended in museum history. Let’s do this for Hope. Shari Weitzner, Jacksonville ANGELA COREY Biased coverage The coverage in The Florida Times-Union the past two days about State Attorney Angela Corey... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Challengers trouncing State Attorney Angela Corey, Public Defender Matt Shirk in new Times-Union/UNF polland The Florida Times-Union shows challengers Melissa Nelson and Charles Cofer
Challengers trouncing State Attorney Angela Corey, Public Defender Matt Shirk in new Times-Union/UNF poll
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 2 days ago
and The Florida Times-Union shows challengers Melissa Nelson and Charles Cofer well ahead of incumbent State Attorney Angela Corey and Public Defender Matt Shirk. With a margin of error of 4 percentage points, the poll suggests a new state... Read more
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First Coast News
UNF poll shows Nelson in commanding lead over Coreypoll from the Public Opinion Research Laboratory at the University of North Flo
UNF poll shows Nelson in commanding lead over Corey
First Coast News / Posted 2 days ago
poll from the Public Opinion Research Laboratory at the University of North Florida shows Melissa Nelson in the lead over Angela Corey by a margin of 32 points. The Florida Fourth Judicial Circuit poll of likely Republican Primary voters was... Read more
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First Coast News
UNF poll shows Nelson in demanding lead over Coreypoll from the Public Opinion Research Laboratory at the University of North Flo
UNF poll shows Nelson in demanding lead over Corey
First Coast News / Posted 2 days ago
poll from the Public Opinion Research Laboratory at the University of North Florida shows Melissa Nelson in the lead over Angela Corey by a margin of 32 points. The Florida Fourth Judicial Circuit poll of likely Republican Primary voters was... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
New poll shows Nelson, Cofer leading racesdefender. University of North Florida Public Opinion Research Laboratory data
New poll shows Nelson, Cofer leading races
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 2 days ago
defender. University of North Florida Public Opinion Research Laboratory data shows Melissa Nelson leading incumbent Angela Corey in the state attorney's race. Meanwhile Charles Cofer is ahead of incumbent Matt Shirk in the Public defender's... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Challengers open up wide polling lead over incumbent State Attorney Corey and Public Defender Shirkand The Florida Times-Union shows challengers Melissa Nelson and Charles Cofer
Challengers open up wide polling lead over incumbent State Attorney Corey and Public Defender Shirk
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 2 days ago
and The Florida Times-Union shows challengers Melissa Nelson and Charles Cofer well ahead of incumbent State Attorney Angela Corey and Public Defender Matt Shirk. With a margin of error of 4 percentage points, the poll suggests a new state... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Jacksonville clergy members call for death penalty to endNew York Times Magazine story highlighting the Harvard study featuring Farah an
Jacksonville clergy members call for death penalty to end
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 2 days ago
New York Times Magazine story highlighting the Harvard study featuring Farah and her clashes with State Attorney Angela Corey was also released Tuesday. The Rev. Susan Rogers of The Well at Springfield explained how families who oppose... Read more
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First Coast News
Killing the Death Penaltythis report shows in Duval County, it is being used against weakest of the weak
Killing the Death Penalty
First Coast News / Posted 3 days ago
this report shows in Duval County, it is being used against weakest of the weak." The report is critical of State Attorney Angela Corey – and also very critical of Public Defender Matt Shirk’s office, which it says has done a poor job defending... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Corey: Victim's mother 'more interested in publicity' than justiceJACKSONVILLE, Fla. - As State Attorney Angela Corey fights to keep her job amid
Corey: Victim's mother 'more interested in publicity' than justice
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 3 days ago
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - As State Attorney Angela Corey fights to keep her job amid a contentious primary election, she lashed out on a Jacksonville radio program Wednesday against one of the biggest critics of her tough stance on the death... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Troubling report on death penalties in Duvalsentencing rate directly on the people dealing with the death penalty here. Fi
Troubling report on death penalties in Duval
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 3 days ago
sentencing rate directly on the people dealing with the death penalty here. First, it points the finger at State Attorney Angela Corey who, the report notes, has sought the death penalty for mentally ill defendants, low-IQ defendants and... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Write-in state attorney candidate Kenny Leigh, who runs men's-only law firm, files for bankruptcypeople who are not Republicans. That meant only Republicans could vote in the s
Write-in state attorney candidate Kenny Leigh, who runs men's-only law firm, files for bankruptcy
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 3 days ago
people who are not Republicans. That meant only Republicans could vote in the state attorney’s race pitting incumbent Angela Corey against challengers Melissa Nelson and Wesley White in the Aug. 30 primary. In response, many people have... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Jacksonville clergy members call for death penalty to endNew York Times Magazine story highlighting the Harvard study featured Farah and
Jacksonville clergy members call for death penalty to end
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 3 days ago
New York Times Magazine story highlighting the Harvard study featured Farah and her clashes with State Attorney Angela Corey was also released Tuesday. The Rev. Susan Rogers of The Well at Springfield explained how families who oppose... Read more
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First Coast News
Local faith leaders single out Duval County for overuse of death penaltyour outlier status when many other Florida counties are beginning to turn away
Local faith leaders single out Duval County for overuse of death penalty
First Coast News / Posted 3 days ago
our outlier status when many other Florida counties are beginning to turn away from the death penalty." State Attorney Angela Corey spoke with our media partners over the Florida Times-Union saying the statistics were unfair and the researchers... Read more
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Business Insider
Just 16 counties are fueling America’s use of the death penaltyhave been used on African-American defendants. The report attributed much of th
Just 16 counties are fueling America’s use of the death penalty
Business Insider / Posted 4 days ago
have been used on African-American defendants. The report attributed much of the county's outlier status to State Attorney Angela Corey, who is currently campaigning for re-election and was dubbed the "cruelest prosecutor in America" last week by... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
State Attorney Angela Corey calls new Harvard study about death-sentencing unfair and untrueState Attorney Angela Corey refuted a new Harvard Law School report released Tu
State Attorney Angela Corey calls new Harvard study about death-sentencing unfair and untrue
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 4 days ago
State Attorney Angela Corey refuted a new Harvard Law School report released Tuesday that focused on Duval County’s role as a leading place where convicted criminals are sent to death. She said the statistics were unfair, and the researchers... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Another week, another magazine feature about State Attorney Angela Corey and Public Defender Matt Shirk88 percent of its death sentences since 2006 were not unanimous. The report fo
Another week, another magazine feature about State Attorney Angela Corey and Public Defender Matt Shirk
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 4 days ago
88 percent of its death sentences since 2006 were not unanimous. The report focuses on several aspects: ■ State Attorney Angela Corey’s zealous prosecution, ■ Public Defender Matt Shirk’s office providing ineffective counsel ■ Racial bias at... Read more
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First Coast News
Fact checking the race for state attorneya man 21 times. Then successfully murdered another.” The stabbing victim and t
Fact checking the race for state attorney
First Coast News / Posted 5 days ago
a man 21 times. Then successfully murdered another.” The stabbing victim and the murder victim were both fellow inmates. “Angela Corey claims she's tough, the record says something different,” according to an ad attacking current State Attorney... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Public Defender Matt Shirk has moved on from scandals and hopes voters have tooto be a CIA agent, but then he decided to go to Florida Coastal School of Law t
Public Defender Matt Shirk has moved on from scandals and hopes voters have too
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 5 days ago
to be a CIA agent, but then he decided to go to Florida Coastal School of Law to become a prosecutor. He interned under Angela Corey, then the head of the major-crimes unit. But his dad, a 12-year public defender in Illinois, urged him to... Read more
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Jacksonville Daily Record
Bar Bulletin: Nothing beats a good debateSection vice chair More than 200 people witnessed a professional and spirited
Bar Bulletin: Nothing beats a good debate
Jacksonville Daily Record / Posted 5 days ago
Section vice chair More than 200 people witnessed a professional and spirited debate among state attorney candidates Angela Corey, Melissa Nelson and Wes White. University of North Florida political science professor Matt Corrigan, First... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Mother of Metro PCS murder victim endorses challenger Melissa Nelson over incumbent prosecutor Angela Coreyof murder victim Shelby Farah said Monday morning she wants attorney Melissa Ne
Mother of Metro PCS murder victim endorses challenger Melissa Nelson over incumbent prosecutor Angela Corey
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 5 days ago
of murder victim Shelby Farah said Monday morning she wants attorney Melissa Nelson to defeat incumbent state attorney Angela Corey in next weeks election. Darlene Farah has been a persistent critic of Corey over the last 18 months because she... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Rutherford gains edge in 4th District House race; although undecideds have big lead in racelife against a formidable opponent in a newly redrawn district while she is und
Rutherford gains edge in 4th District House race; although undecideds have big lead in race
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 7 days ago
life against a formidable opponent in a newly redrawn district while she is under federal indictment. State Attorney Angela Corey and Public Defender Matt Shirk are grappling with strong challengers, and Jacksonville Mayor Lenny Curry, who... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
White continues longshot campaign for state attorney, won't go out quietlyexists — even if it’s not entirely clear whose chances he hopes to spoil betwee
White continues longshot campaign for state attorney, won't go out quietly
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 8 days ago
exists — even if it’s not entirely clear whose chances he hopes to spoil between his opponents, incumbent State Attorney Angela Corey and fellow challenger Melissa Nelson. White, who graduated from the University of Florida with a law degree,... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Attempted-murder charge dropped against man accused of shooting Good Samaritanwas scheduled to begin. Circuit Judge Mark Borello refused to delay the trial
Attempted-murder charge dropped against man accused of shooting Good Samaritan
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 9 days ago
was scheduled to begin. Circuit Judge Mark Borello refused to delay the trial or to sanction the office of State Attorney Angela Corey or lead prosecutor Peter Overstreet. He said the videotape should have been turned over to the defense earlier,... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Prosecutor did nothing criminal in letter that candidate for Nassau tax collector said harms his campaignfor a grand jury investigation by candidate Carlos Slay. Gov. Rick Scott assign
Prosecutor did nothing criminal in letter that candidate for Nassau tax collector said harms his campaign
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 9 days ago
for a grand jury investigation by candidate Carlos Slay. Gov. Rick Scott assigned Larizza’s office after State Attorney Angela Corey recused herself because Nassau prosecutor Stephen Siegel works for her. “Based upon our review of the... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Melissa Nelson continues to impress in quest to oust former boss, veteran State Attorney Angela Coreya private lawyer, she lacked the name recognition of Ed Austin, Harry Shorstein
Melissa Nelson continues to impress in quest to oust former boss, veteran State Attorney Angela Corey
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 9 days ago
a private lawyer, she lacked the name recognition of Ed Austin, Harry Shorstein and the woman she is seeking to replace, Angela Corey, when all three became the top prosecutor. Corey supporters say she lacks the experience for the top job. But... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Attempted-murder charge dropped against man accused of attempting to kill Good Samaritanwas scheduled to begin. Circuit Judge Mark Borello refused to delay the trial
Attempted-murder charge dropped against man accused of attempting to kill Good Samaritan
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 9 days ago
was scheduled to begin. Circuit Judge Mark Borello refused to delay the trial or to sanction the office of State Attorney Angela Corey or lead prosecutor Peter Overstreet. He said the videotape should have been turned over to the defense earlier,... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Friday's Letters: Support for both Angela Corey and Melissa NelsonMELISSA NELSON Support from ex-prosecutor As a former prosecutor who worked f
Friday's Letters: Support for both Angela Corey and Melissa Nelson
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 9 days ago
MELISSA NELSON Support from ex-prosecutor As a former prosecutor who worked for Angela Corey, I support Melissa Nelson in the upcoming election. Over 50 other former assistant state attorneys and former employees of Corey have supported Nelson... Read more
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FOX News
Florida prosecutor who charged Zimmerman could lose re-election bidTALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Angela Corey, the Florida prosecutor who failed to win a se
Florida prosecutor who charged Zimmerman could lose re-election bid
FOX News / Posted 10 days ago
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Angela Corey, the Florida prosecutor who failed to win a second-degree murder conviction against George Zimmerman after he shot Trayvon Martin, could lose her bid for re-election. Corey, who has gained national attention because... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Florida prosecutor who charged Zimmerman could lose re-election bidAngela Corey, the Florida prosecutor who failed to win a second-degree murder c
Florida prosecutor who charged Zimmerman could lose re-election bid
The Globe and Mail / Posted 10 days ago
Angela Corey, the Florida prosecutor who failed to win a second-degree murder conviction against George Zimmerman after he shot Trayvon Martin, could lose her bid for re-election. Corey, who has gained national attention because of the Zimmerman and... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Florida prosecutor who charged Zimmerman could lose electionFILE- In this July 3, 2013, file photo, George Zimmerman looks at State Attorne
Florida prosecutor who charged Zimmerman could lose election
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 10 days ago
FILE- In this July 3, 2013, file photo, George Zimmerman looks at State Attorney Angela Corey during a recess in his trial at the Seminole County circuit court, in Sanford, Fla. Corey, the Florida prosecutor who failed to win a second-degree murder... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Florida prosecutor who charged Zimmerman could lose electioncharged George Zimmerman with second-degree murder after he shot Trayvon Martin
Florida prosecutor who charged Zimmerman could lose election
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 10 days ago
charged George Zimmerman with second-degree murder after he shot Trayvon Martin could lose her bid for re-election. Angela Corey faces two opponents in the Aug. 30 Republican primary for the state attorney's office, which handles three... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Standing strong, Angela Corey defies naysayers in bid for third term as state attorneyWhen George Bateh thinks back to the time he supervised Angela Corey, he repeat
Standing strong, Angela Corey defies naysayers in bid for third term as state attorney
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 10 days ago
When George Bateh thinks back to the time he supervised Angela Corey, he repeatedly mentions the phrase “a passion for prosecution.” Bateh, a longtime assistant state attorney who was the director of the homicide division under former State Attorney... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Fussell, Riley bios and questionnaires.endorsements ? State Senator Aaron Bean State Representative Jay Fant State
Fussell, Riley bios and questionnaires.
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 10 days ago
endorsements ? State Senator Aaron Bean State Representative Jay Fant State Representative Paul Renner State Attorney Angela Corey Tax Collector Michael Corrigan Property Appraiser Jerry Holland Sheriff Mike Williams Mayor Lenny... Read more
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Jacksonville Daily Record
State attorney candidates slam each other in debateother in debate Wednesday, August 17, 11:32 AM EDT Melissa Nelson used her op
State attorney candidates slam each other in debate
Jacksonville Daily Record / Posted 10 days ago
other in debate Wednesday, August 17, 11:32 AM EDT Melissa Nelson used her opener, in part, to go after State Attorney Angela Corey for what she calls a lack of accountability. Endorsements that have piled up for Corey and statistics touting... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
State attorney candidates on the attack at JU debatethe best candidate for the job at a contentious Tuesday night debate at Jackson
State attorney candidates on the attack at JU debate
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 11 days ago
the best candidate for the job at a contentious Tuesday night debate at Jacksonville University. Incumbent State Attorney Angela Corey touted her experience and said she’d made the area safer over the past eight years. But challengers Melissa... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Candidates for state attorney will debate Tuesday nightState attorney candidates Angela Corey, Melissa Nelson and Wesley White will de
Candidates for state attorney will debate Tuesday night
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 11 days ago
State attorney candidates Angela Corey, Melissa Nelson and Wesley White will debate tonight at Jacksonville University in a forum that will be streamed online by WJXT TV-4. The event will take place at 8 p.m. at the Swisher Theater. Corey is the... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Magazine asks if Corey is nation's 'cruelest prosecutor'Angela Corey’s campaign for re-election received a jolt Tuesday when a national
Magazine asks if Corey is nation's 'cruelest prosecutor'
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 11 days ago
Angela Corey’s campaign for re-election received a jolt Tuesday when a national magazine published an article criticizing her tenure as 4th Judicial Circuit State Attorney. The article in The Nation, headlined “Is Angela Corey the Cruelest... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Shirk, Cofer bios and questionnaires for public defenderthe current Duval County Veterans Treatment Court over the surprising and stren
Shirk, Cofer bios and questionnaires for public defender
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 11 days ago
the current Duval County Veterans Treatment Court over the surprising and strenuous objections of State Attorney Angela Corey. I believe this is important to note because of the 22 VTCs in Florida and the over 200 nationwide, every single... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Magazine casts critical look at Angela Corey and Matt Shirkpublished weekly magazine in the United States, has a detailed story online loo
Magazine casts critical look at Angela Corey and Matt Shirk
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 11 days ago
published weekly magazine in the United States, has a detailed story online looking at 4th Judicial Circuit State Attorney Angela Corey and Public Defender Matt Shirk that focuses on their roles in the Cristian Fernandez case. The article is... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Angela Corey, Melissa Nelson bios and questionnaires for state attorneySTATE ATTORNEY FOR 4th CIRCUIT Incumbent Angela Corey, challenger Melissa Nels
Angela Corey, Melissa Nelson bios and questionnaires for state attorney
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 11 days ago
STATE ATTORNEY FOR 4th CIRCUIT Incumbent Angela Corey, challenger Melissa Nelson Wes White declined to participate. Angela Corey Campaign | PO Box 5005 | Jacksonville, FL 32246 | 904.994.2441 | angelacorey.com Angela Corey has dedicated her... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Special prosecutor finds no merit to election misconduct allegationsher campaign said it would pay up to $250,000 on efforts to destroy his reputat
Special prosecutor finds no merit to election misconduct allegations
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 12 days ago
her campaign said it would pay up to $250,000 on efforts to destroy his reputation. White asked current state attorney Angela Corey -- who White and Nelson are running against – to request an investigation by a special prosecutor, which she... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Special prosecutor clears state attorney candidate of allegations of wrongdoing by opponentagainst her by one of her election opponents. Wesley White, who is running for
Special prosecutor clears state attorney candidate of allegations of wrongdoing by opponent
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 12 days ago
against her by one of her election opponents. Wesley White, who is running for state attorney against Nelson and incumbent Angela Corey, said Nelson and her campaign team threatened him if he didn’t get out of the race. White complained to Corey... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
3 debates scheduled ahead of Aug. 30 primaryinvestigation and the indictment; and third, Al Lawson is very formidable,” Mul
3 debates scheduled ahead of Aug. 30 primary
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 13 days ago
investigation and the indictment; and third, Al Lawson is very formidable,” Mullaney said. In the race for state attorney, Angela Corey is being challenged by two of her former prosecutors. “You have a very competitive race with Angela Corey,... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Fact Check: Did Angela Corey offer "an almost identical offer" to Cristian Fernandez months after he was charged? Not quite.At debates, candidate Melissa Nelson has said State Attorney Angela Corey shoul
Fact Check: Did Angela Corey offer "an almost identical offer" to Cristian Fernandez months after he was charged? Not quite.
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 15 days ago
At debates, candidate Melissa Nelson has said State Attorney Angela Corey should’ve met with 12-year-old Cristian Fernandez’s defense attorneys — including Nelson — to reach the eventual plea deal earlier. Corey said just months after Fernandez was... Read more
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