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Miami New Times
State Regulators Do Nothing to Sanction Bad Copswith petty theft for working hours on an outside job while also collecting his
State Regulators Do Nothing to Sanction Bad Cops
Miami New Times / Posted 2 hours ago
with petty theft for working hours on an outside job while also collecting his state salary. Charges were dropped by the State Attorney's Office. Then, in July 2012, Sidor left his patrol boat with the keys in the ignition and an M249 fully... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
State attorney's office now investigating Atlantic Beach cemeteryATLANTIC BEACH, Fla. - The state attorney's office is now investigating an Atla
State attorney's office now investigating Atlantic Beach cemetery
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 11 hours ago
ATLANTIC BEACH, Fla. - The state attorney's office is now investigating an Atlantic Beach cemetery following the News4Jax I-TEAM’s stories exposing dozens of complaints against Beaches Memorial Park and its sister company, First Coast Funeral... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
AG: 10,000 Arizonans eligible for VW settlementlaw provides for as much as a $10,000 penalty for each willful violation of the
AG: 10,000 Arizonans eligible for VW settlement
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 13 hours ago
law provides for as much as a $10,000 penalty for each willful violation of the Consumer Fraud Act." According to the state Attorney's Office, the federal settlement doesn't cover false claims made about 3.0L Volkswagen, Audi, and Porsche... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Broward County judge to decide whether woman is competent to stand trial in children's killingsjail and faces two counts of murder. She showed no emotion at Tuesday's hearin
Broward County judge to decide whether woman is competent to stand trial in children's killings
Local 10 Miami / Posted 16 hours ago
jail and faces two counts of murder. She showed no emotion at Tuesday's hearing, and often kept her head bowed down. The State Attorney's Office will take the case to a grand jury if the judge finds Hines competent to stand trial to determine... Read more
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NBC Miami
New Video Shows 2014 Shooting at Homestead Barmurder charges in the June 2014 shooting at Grumpy's Bar on Southwest 152nd Ave
New Video Shows 2014 Shooting at Homestead Bar
NBC Miami / Posted 17 hours ago
murder charges in the June 2014 shooting at Grumpy's Bar on Southwest 152nd Avenue. The video, released by the Miami-Dade State Attorney's Office, shows the gunman run up to the bar with a rifle. The gun appears to jam as he shoots three people,... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
State attorney's office not seeking death penalty against Duxbury in homicide caseORLANDO, Fla. - The state attorney's office will not pursue the death penalty f
State attorney's office not seeking death penalty against Duxbury in homicide case
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 19 hours ago
ORLANDO, Fla. - The state attorney's office will not pursue the death penalty for the security guard accused of killing an Orlando woman at her Uptown Place apartment. Police said while working as a security guard, Stephen Duxbury followed Sasha... Read more
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WPBF Palm Beach
Brevard deputy faces murder charges after fatal road rage incidentthe very beginning of the incident, I asked FDLE to conduct an independent inve
Brevard deputy faces murder charges after fatal road rage incident
WPBF Palm Beach / Posted 20 hours ago
the very beginning of the incident, I asked FDLE to conduct an independent investigation and present their findings to the State Attorney's Office for a full review of the facts. Following their review, the State Attorney authorized an arrest... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Woman tries to steal about $2,000 worth of baby formula from Publix, police saya detective about the incident, but never showed up. She was arrested Monday,
Woman tries to steal about $2,000 worth of baby formula from Publix, police say
Local 10 Miami / Posted 22 hours ago
a detective about the incident, but never showed up. She was arrested Monday, and the case as been filed with the Broward State Attorney's Office for review. Records show that Sheppard was arrested on similar charges in 2014. Police said Sheppard... Read more
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WESH 2 Orlando
Brevard deputy faces murder charges after fatal road rage incidentthe very beginning of the incident, I asked FDLE to conduct an independent inve
Brevard deputy faces murder charges after fatal road rage incident
WESH 2 Orlando / Posted 23 hours ago
the very beginning of the incident, I asked FDLE to conduct an independent investigation and present their findings to the State Attorney's Office for a full review of the facts. Following their review, the State Attorney authorized an arrest... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Lawyers for Mark Sievers hope technicality keeps prosecutors from seeking the death penaltyposition they didn't comply with the time period," said Antonio Faga of the Nap
Lawyers for Mark Sievers hope technicality keeps prosecutors from seeking the death penalty
Naples Daily News / Posted yesterday
position they didn't comply with the time period," said Antonio Faga of the Naples-based Faga Law group. He said when the state attorney's office filed saying it will seek the death penalty Wednesday, prosecutors didn't include the aggravating... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Former medical examiner in deposition: 'I feel like an idiot'that mistakes might have been made in those cases, which could force them to be
Former medical examiner in deposition: 'I feel like an idiot'
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted yesterday
that mistakes might have been made in those cases, which could force them to be retried or reviewed by a court. The State Attorney's Office said each case that Arruza handled was reviewed by other staff in the Medical Examiner’s Office, and... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Sievers attorneys say death penalty notice wasn't properly filednotice to include what the state plans to prove in trial, but the notice last w
Sievers attorneys say death penalty notice wasn't properly filed
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted yesterday
notice to include what the state plans to prove in trial, but the notice last week does not include that information. The state attorney's office filed notice it intends to seek the death penalty against both Sievers and Jimmy Rodgers, who are... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Sievers defense files motion to strike death penalty noticephone data. State to seek death penalty against Sievers, RodgersState to seek
Sievers defense files motion to strike death penalty notice
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted yesterday
phone data. State to seek death penalty against Sievers, RodgersState to seek death penalty against Sievers, Rodgers The State Attorney's Office filed notice Wednesday that it will seek the death penalty against both Mark Sievers and Jimmy Ray... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Deadly argument between father and son started over beer, police sayPer department policy, both officers were placed on paid administrative leave a
Deadly argument between father and son started over beer, police say
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted yesterday
Per department policy, both officers were placed on paid administrative leave as the investigation into the shooting continues. The Pinellas Park Police Department and the Pinellas County State Attorney's Office are investigating the confronta... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Deadly argument between father and son started over beer, police sayPer department policy, both officers were placed on paid administrative leave a
Deadly argument between father and son started over beer, police say
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted yesterday
Per department policy, both officers were placed on paid administrative leave as the investigation into the shooting continues. The Pinellas Park Police Department and the Pinellas County State Attorney's Office are investigating the confronta... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Deadly argument between father and son started over beer,...Per department policy, both officers were placed on paid administrative leave a
Deadly argument between father and son started over beer,...
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 2 days ago
Per department policy, both officers were placed on paid administrative leave as the investigation into the shooting continues. The Pinellas Park Police Department and the Pinellas County State Attorney's Office are investigating the confronta... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Deadly argument between father and son started over beer,...Per department policy, both officers were placed on paid administrative leave a
Deadly argument between father and son started over beer,...
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 2 days ago
Per department policy, both officers were placed on paid administrative leave as the investigation into the shooting continues. The Pinellas Park Police Department and the Pinellas County State Attorney's Office are investigating the confronta... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Deadly argument between father and son started over beer,...Per department policy, both officers were placed on paid administrative leave a
Deadly argument between father and son started over beer,...
Dayton Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
Per department policy, both officers were placed on paid administrative leave as the investigation into the shooting continues. The Pinellas Park Police Department and the Pinellas County State Attorney's Office are investigating the confronta... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Deadly argument between father and son started over beer,...Per department policy, both officers were placed on paid administrative leave a
Deadly argument between father and son started over beer,...
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 2 days ago
Per department policy, both officers were placed on paid administrative leave as the investigation into the shooting continues. The Pinellas Park Police Department and the Pinellas County State Attorney's Office are investigating the confronta... Read more
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ABC News
FL Official Fired Over Anti-Orlando Facebook Post Slams DismissalThis time, to slam the state attorney's office for terminating him. "I just go
FL Official Fired Over Anti-Orlando Facebook Post Slams Dismissal
ABC News / Posted 3 days ago
This time, to slam the state attorney's office for terminating him. "I just got fired for a Facebook post after 20 years as a prosecutor," Kenneth Lewis tweeted. "The founding fathers would turn in their graves. God help this country!" I just got... Read more
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NBC News
Florida Official Fired Over Anti-Orlando Facebook Postwrote on his Facebook page, hours after 49 were killed at the city's Pulse nigh
Florida Official Fired Over Anti-Orlando Facebook Post
NBC News / Posted 4 days ago
wrote on his Facebook page, hours after 49 were killed at the city's Pulse nightclub. Disciplinary documents filed by the state attorney's office, revealed that Lewis wrote a second post a couple hours later that read: "All Orlando nightclubs... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Cellphone video captures moments after officer-involved shootingSmith said. "It could go either way." Ivey said the Sheriff's Office will be c
Cellphone video captures moments after officer-involved shooting
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 4 days ago
Smith said. "It could go either way." Ivey said the Sheriff's Office will be conducting a thorough investigation and the State Attorney's Office will be conducting a separate investigation. News4Jax reached out to JSO Friday night, after its... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Lawyer accuses detective and lawyer of withholding evidence in child porn casedelays, motions, and depositions have drawn out the case. Freeman places blame
Lawyer accuses detective and lawyer of withholding evidence in child porn case
Naples Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
delays, motions, and depositions have drawn out the case. Freeman places blame for the trial delays squarely on the State Attorney's Office. "It's taken the state over 48 months to give us information they had all along," said Freeman.... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Defendant in Teresa Sievers case tells authorities he was first to hit her in the head with a hammerand a second defendant 26-year-old Jimmy Rodgers face first-degree murder charg
Defendant in Teresa Sievers case tells authorities he was first to hit her in the head with a hammer
Naples Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
and a second defendant 26-year-old Jimmy Rodgers face first-degree murder charges in the 46-year-old doctor's death. The state attorney's office also released about 1,000 pages of phone records as a result of a public information request. The... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Sievers files motions for Wright's testimony, wife's cell dataphone data. State to seek death penalty against Sievers, RodgersState to seek
Sievers files motions for Wright's testimony, wife's cell data
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 4 days ago
phone data. State to seek death penalty against Sievers, RodgersState to seek death penalty against Sievers, Rodgers The State Attorney's Office filed notice Wednesday that it will seek the death penalty against both Mark Sievers and Jimmy Ray... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Police to update officer-involved shooting in MoncriefSheriff's Office continues to gather evidence. The Sheriff's Office is expected
Police to update officer-involved shooting in Moncrief
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 4 days ago
Sheriff's Office continues to gather evidence. The Sheriff's Office is expected to release more information Friday. The State Attorney's Office will be conducting a separate investigation. Thursday night's officer-involved shooting is the... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Prosecutor fired over Facebook post about Pulse shootingthere is seriously something wrong with you." Lewis' prior actions led to the
Prosecutor fired over Facebook post about Pulse shooting
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 4 days ago
there is seriously something wrong with you." Lewis' prior actions led to the creation of the social media policy at the State Attorney's Office. On Mother's Day in 2014, he posted derogatory comments about women. In a letter to Lewis, State... Read more
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CBS News
Prosecutor faces consequences for offensive Orlando shooting postsORLANDO, Fla. -- A prosecutor in the state attorney's office in Orlando is bein
Prosecutor faces consequences for offensive Orlando shooting posts
CBS News / Posted 5 days ago
ORLANDO, Fla. -- A prosecutor in the state attorney's office in Orlando is being fired for making Facebook comments after the Pulse nightclub shooting in which he said downtown Orlando was "a melting pot of 3rd world miscreants and ghetto... Read more
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ABC News
Florida Official Fired Over Anti-Orlando Facebook Postwriting a Facebook post that denigrated the city of Orlando following the Pulse
Florida Official Fired Over Anti-Orlando Facebook Post
ABC News / Posted 5 days ago
writing a Facebook post that denigrated the city of Orlando following the Pulse nightclub terror attack has been fired, the state attorney's office announced Thursday. "Downtown Orlando has no bottom," assistant state attorney Kenneth Lewis wrote... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Tension high at state attorney candidate forumchooses to focus on some cases does not mean that's what we focus on every sing
Tension high at state attorney candidate forum
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 5 days ago
chooses to focus on some cases does not mean that's what we focus on every single day. We are working very hard in the state attorney's office. Our record is stellar," Corey said. White said he will bring the cases up and anything that goes to... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Assistant state attorney fired over Facebook comments on Pulse nightclub shootinglife." While Ashton defended Lewis' right to make the comments, he instituted
Assistant state attorney fired over Facebook comments on Pulse nightclub shooting
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
life." While Ashton defended Lewis' right to make the comments, he instituted the social media policy last year that said state attorney's office employees should refrain from making comments that can be perceived as being biased toward... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Attorney: Medical examiner's memory loss was 'frightening'at the time, and that they would have had no impact on the outcome of Serrant's
Attorney: Medical examiner's memory loss was 'frightening'
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 5 days ago
at the time, and that they would have had no impact on the outcome of Serrant's case. But McGuinness said he made sure the State Attorney's Office knew then that Arruza appeared to have a problem with her memory. “I talked to the state attorney... Read more
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WESH 2 Orlando
Assistant state attorney fired over Facebook comments on Pulse shootingIf you go down there after dark there is seriously something wrong with you."
Assistant state attorney fired over Facebook comments on Pulse shooting
WESH 2 Orlando / Posted 5 days ago
If you go down there after dark there is seriously something wrong with you." Lewis' prior actions led to the creation of the social media policy at the State Attorney's Office. On Mother's Day in 2014, he posted derogatory comments abou... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Assistant state attorney fired over social media post on Pulse nightclub shootingAttorney Jeff Ashton. Ashton said on Thursday that he fired Assistant State At
Assistant state attorney fired over social media post on Pulse nightclub shooting
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 5 days ago
Attorney Jeff Ashton. Ashton said on Thursday that he fired Assistant State Attorney Kenneth Lewis after he violated the state attorney's office social media policy. According to the state attorney's office, the day of the shooting, Lewis wrote... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Lindsey Graham Fast Factsgirl. State to seek death penalty against Sievers, RodgersState to seek death
Lindsey Graham Fast Facts
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 5 days ago
girl. State to seek death penalty against Sievers, RodgersState to seek death penalty against Sievers, Rodgers The State Attorney's Office filed notice Wednesday that it will seek the death penalty against both Mark Sievers and Jimmy Ray... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Marco Rubio Fast Factsgirl. State to seek death penalty against Sievers, RodgersState to seek death
Marco Rubio Fast Facts
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 5 days ago
girl. State to seek death penalty against Sievers, RodgersState to seek death penalty against Sievers, Rodgers The State Attorney's Office filed notice Wednesday that it will seek the death penalty against both Mark Sievers and Jimmy Ray... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Salem man facing animal abuse charges after neighbor says he shot and killed her doggirl. State to seek death penalty against Sievers, RodgersState to seek death
Salem man facing animal abuse charges after neighbor says he shot and killed her dog
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 5 days ago
girl. State to seek death penalty against Sievers, RodgersState to seek death penalty against Sievers, Rodgers The State Attorney's Office filed notice Wednesday that it will seek the death penalty against both Mark Sievers and Jimmy Ray... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Olivia de Havilland Fast Factsgirl. State to seek death penalty against Sievers, RodgersState to seek death
Olivia de Havilland Fast Facts
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 5 days ago
girl. State to seek death penalty against Sievers, RodgersState to seek death penalty against Sievers, Rodgers The State Attorney's Office filed notice Wednesday that it will seek the death penalty against both Mark Sievers and Jimmy Ray... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Jose Canseco Fast Factsgirl. State to seek death penalty against Sievers, RodgersState to seek death
Jose Canseco Fast Facts
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 5 days ago
girl. State to seek death penalty against Sievers, RodgersState to seek death penalty against Sievers, Rodgers The State Attorney's Office filed notice Wednesday that it will seek the death penalty against both Mark Sievers and Jimmy Ray... Read more
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WBAL-TV Baltimore
Legal experts react to Goodson acquittalCITY, AND IT WAS MADE IN AN ATTEMPT TO SUPPORT HER POLITICAL AMBITIONS. THAT IS
Legal experts react to Goodson acquittal
WBAL-TV Baltimore / Posted 5 days ago
CITY, AND IT WAS MADE IN AN ATTEMPT TO SUPPORT HER POLITICAL AMBITIONS. THAT IS THE PROBLEM OF PUTTING A POLITICIAN IN THE STATE ATTORNEY'S OFFICE. DECISIONS, NOT DECISIONS THAT ARE INTENDED SAFETY. PUBLIC SAFETY. JASON THOSE ARE COMMENTS COMING... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Attack at German cinema leaves 25 injuredgirl. State to seek death penalty against Sievers, RodgersState to seek death
Attack at German cinema leaves 25 injured
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 5 days ago
girl. State to seek death penalty against Sievers, RodgersState to seek death penalty against Sievers, Rodgers The State Attorney's Office filed notice Wednesday that it will seek the death penalty against both Mark Sievers and Jimmy Ray... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Attack at German cinema leaves 25 injuredgirl. State to seek death penalty against Sievers, RodgersState to seek death
Attack at German cinema leaves 25 injured
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 5 days ago
girl. State to seek death penalty against Sievers, RodgersState to seek death penalty against Sievers, Rodgers The State Attorney's Office filed notice Wednesday that it will seek the death penalty against both Mark Sievers and Jimmy Ray... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Crash shuts down SB lanes on Edison Bridgegirl. State to seek death penalty against Sievers, RodgersState to seek death
Crash shuts down SB lanes on Edison Bridge
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 5 days ago
girl. State to seek death penalty against Sievers, RodgersState to seek death penalty against Sievers, Rodgers The State Attorney's Office filed notice Wednesday that it will seek the death penalty against both Mark Sievers and Jimmy Ray... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Texas woman wakes up from surgery with British accentgirl. State to seek death penalty against Sievers, RodgersState to seek death
Texas woman wakes up from surgery with British accent
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 5 days ago
girl. State to seek death penalty against Sievers, RodgersState to seek death penalty against Sievers, Rodgers The State Attorney's Office filed notice Wednesday that it will seek the death penalty against both Mark Sievers and Jimmy Ray... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Sarah Jessica Parker teases new HBO show 'Divorce'girl. State to seek death penalty against Sievers, RodgersState to seek death
Sarah Jessica Parker teases new HBO show 'Divorce'
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 6 days ago
girl. State to seek death penalty against Sievers, RodgersState to seek death penalty against Sievers, Rodgers The State Attorney's Office filed notice Wednesday that it will seek the death penalty against both Mark Sievers and Jimmy Ray... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Texas woman wakes up from surgery with British accentgirl. State to seek death penalty against Sievers, RodgersState to seek death
Texas woman wakes up from surgery with British accent
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 6 days ago
girl. State to seek death penalty against Sievers, RodgersState to seek death penalty against Sievers, Rodgers The State Attorney's Office filed notice Wednesday that it will seek the death penalty against both Mark Sievers and Jimmy Ray... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Freddie Gray verdict: Baltimore officer's fate will soon be revealedgirl. State to seek death penalty against Sievers, RodgersState to seek death
Freddie Gray verdict: Baltimore officer's fate will soon be revealed
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 6 days ago
girl. State to seek death penalty against Sievers, RodgersState to seek death penalty against Sievers, Rodgers The State Attorney's Office filed notice Wednesday that it will seek the death penalty against both Mark Sievers and Jimmy Ray... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
5 things to know for Thursday, June 23for $80,000. She eventually learned it was a scam and now hopes her story will
5 things to know for Thursday, June 23
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 6 days ago
for $80,000. She eventually learned it was a scam and now hopes her story will warn others. TERESA SIEVERS MURDER The State Attorney's Office filed notice Wednesday that it will seek the death penalty against both Mark Sievers and Jimmy Ray... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Mom arrested for whipping children as punishment for burglarygirl. State to seek death penalty against Sievers, RodgersState to seek death
Mom arrested for whipping children as punishment for burglary
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 6 days ago
girl. State to seek death penalty against Sievers, RodgersState to seek death penalty against Sievers, Rodgers The State Attorney's Office filed notice Wednesday that it will seek the death penalty against both Mark Sievers and Jimmy Ray... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Mom arrested for whipping children as punishment for burglarygirl. State to seek death penalty against Sievers, RodgersState to seek death
Mom arrested for whipping children as punishment for burglary
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 6 days ago
girl. State to seek death penalty against Sievers, RodgersState to seek death penalty against Sievers, Rodgers The State Attorney's Office filed notice Wednesday that it will seek the death penalty against both Mark Sievers and Jimmy Ray... Read more
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