17, Apr 2014 - Drug tampering at Florida lab prompts changes - Quincy Herald-Whig | Illinois & Missouri News, Spor
PENSACOLA, Fla. (AP) - Florida prosecutors will have to drop some drug cases and are giving greater scrutiny to drugs that need to be used as evidence during trials.
16, Apr 2014 - Law grad gets life term in woman's torture, death - Quincy Herald-Whig | Illinois & Missouri Ne
NEW YORK (AP) - A University of Florida law school graduate was sentenced to life in prison without parole Tuesday in the torture and death of his girlfriend, who can be heard begging for her life after her cellphone apparently pocket-dialed a friend and recorded her dying words.
16, Apr 2014 - Lawyer involved in Miami-NCAA case charged by Bar - Quincy Herald-Whig | Illinois & Missouri News,
CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) - An attorney who assisted the NCAA during its probe of Miami athletics is facing charges from the Florida Bar, which alleges a wide range of ethics violations occurred during that investigation.
05, Apr 2014 - Killer who set 2 co-workers afire executed in Fla. - Quincy Herald-Whig | Illinois & Missouri News,
STARKE, Fla. (AP) - A Florida man has been executed for killing two female co-workers by beating them with a hammer and setting them on fire during a robbery at a fabric store where they worked. One witness to the lethal injection Thursday blurted out "Die!" as the inmate read his last statement.
04, Apr 2014 - Retrial set for Fla. man in loud music killing - Quincy Herald-Whig | Illinois & Missouri News, Spo
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) - A Florida man convicted of attempted murder in a confrontation over loud music won't be sentenced until after his retrial on a murder charge.
02, Apr 2014 - Charges dropped against 1 defendant in FAMU case - Quincy Herald-Whig | Illinois & Missouri News, S
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - An attorney for one of the remaining defendants charged in the hazing death of a Florida A&M drum major said Saturday that prosecutors will not pursue charges against his client.