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American Indians Rally at Capitol for HIV/AIDS Awareness and 2010 Census
Society & Culture  (tags: Native Americans, health care, hiv/aids, capital, bulling, florida )

- 3111 days ago -
The Florida Capitol courtyard was filled with American Indian song and dance, as several tribes from around the Sunshine State came to speak out on health issues
Polk Co. Man Charged With DUI Manslaughter (Floridian Killed 3 Poeple)
Society & Culture  (tags: DWI, DUI, MADD, DUI manslaugher, Florida )

- 3202 days ago -
DAVENPORT, Fla. -- A Polk County man has been charged with three counts of DUI manslaughter in a car crash that killed three people, including an 11-month-old infant and her pregnant mother.
Lawsuit: Florida Is Failing Its Children
Society & Culture  (tags: children, education, family, Lawsuit, Florida, legislators )

- 3230 days ago -
Parents, advocates file suit that challenges legislators, officials to fix education system
Taxpayers to Help Pay for Defense in Cat-Killing Case -
Society & Culture  (tags: death, Florida, cats, law, crime, case, prosecution, taxpayers )

- 3317 days ago -
Taxpayers will help foot some of the bill for defending alleged Miami-Dade serial cat killer Tyler Weinman, a judge ruled Monday. Circuit Judge John Thornton ordered the state to pay $10,000 for depositions of more than 100 witnesses listed by
Suspect Arrested on Child Porn Charges Blames Cat
Society & Culture  (tags: pornography, Florida, cat, downloading, police, investigation )

- 3335 days ago -
Martin County, Florida Sheriff's investigators said there is no chance that one cat could randomly type words on a computer keyboard to download child pornography 1,000 times. But that's the excuse that 48-year-old Keith Griffin gave them
Alley Cat Allies - Action Center
Society & Culture  (tags: cats, prosecutors, cats, murder, anti-cruelty laws, Florida, Alley Cat Allies )

- 3357 days ago -
Over 30 cats have been found dead in Miami-Dade County, Florida, their bodies mutilated. The Miami-Dade State Attorney's Office is pursuing and prosecuting this case under the Florida anti-cruelty law (§ 828.12). The cats who were brutally killed--
Surgical Tools Among Items Seized in Cat Killings Case - South Florida - MiamiHerald.Com
Society & Culture  (tags: evidence, crime, cats, murder, killing, Florida, law )

- 3361 days ago -
Scalpels, knives, nylon rope with duct tape attached, computers, cameras and clothing were among items seized by detectives investigating alleged cat serial killer Tyler Weinman, according to court documents released Friday. Weinman is accused of
Cat Killing Trial Date Set - WPLG Miami
Society & Culture  (tags: crime, murder, trial, Florida, mutilation, update )

- 3363 days ago -
A trial date has been set in the case over the killing and mutilation of 19 cats in Miami-Dade County. Tyler Weinman, 18, faces 19 counts of felony animal cruelty, four counts of burglary and 19 counts of improper disposing of an animal's body.
Supreme Court Ruling May Spoil Seminole Tribe's Coconut Creek Plans
Society & Culture  (tags: Indians, Native Americans, American Indians, Simeole Indians, Florida, Supreme Court, culture, society, ethics, freedoms, government, interesting, law, news, politics, rights )

- 3490 days ago -
The Seminole Tribe's bid to take 100 prime acres in Broward County Click here for restaurant inspection reports off the public tax rolls and into a federally protected trust suffered a potentially fatal blow Tuesday with a landmark ruling by the U.S...
Girl-On-Girl Fight Trend Growing Online!
Society & Culture  (tags: USA, teen beatings, bullying, teens, girls, abuse, peer pressure, mean girls, Lakeland, Florida, cheerleaders, disrespect, law, crime, criminals, jail )

- 3820 days ago -
Behavioral Experts: Girls Are Worst Offenders For New Type Of Bullying! girls are the worst offenders for the type of bullying associated with a recent attack described as "animalistic" until she passed out several times!
Teens (14-18) In Taped Girl-Beating Could Be Charged As Adults
Society & Culture  (tags: usa, Florida, teens, girls, beating, video, myspace, youtube, taped beating, arrests, teen criminals, loss of hearing, loss of vision )

- 3820 days ago -
Victoria Lindsay was attacked on March 30 by six girls when she arrived at a friend's home. At one point in the video, the beaten girl was knocked unconscious, and was later seen pleading to be let out of the house. SHOCKING STORY/SHOCKING VIDEO!!!
Abstinence Education in FL Leads Teens to Think Smoking Pot Will Prevent Pregnancy.
Society & Culture  (tags: Abstinence Only, Florida, Sex Education )

- 3822 days ago -
A recent survey that found some Florida teens believe drinking a cap of bleach will prevent HIV and a shot of Mountain Dew will stop pregnancy has prompted lawmakers to push for an overhaul of sex education in the state.
7th Body Pulled From Rubble of Florida Crane Collapse
Society & Culture  (tags: US, Miami, Florida, Crane collapse, news update )

- 3842 days ago -
7th body found, believed to be woman visiting NYC from Miami, Florida Crane collapsed Saturday; no one else is presumed to be missing Collapse also injured 24 people, three of them seriously
Massive Power Outage Hits Florida
Society & Culture  (tags: US, Florida, power outage, south and central Florida, ancient electrical grids )

- 3863 days ago -
Outage affects up to 3 million people in southern & central FLA., electrical grid caused a nuclear plant to automatically shut down. two reactors automatically shut down. Two other power plants farther north, the Crystal River reactor and St. Lucie.
11-Year Old Solicited for Lap Dance at School Bus Stop
Society & Culture  (tags: chil predator, Florida, lap dance, school bus stop, Fort Pierce )

- 3993 days ago -
Another would-be predator caught - good news! The man accused has apparently approached other little girls with this request as well.

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