22, Apr 2014 - Brooks Robinson seeks $9.9M from tribe over fall
Baseball Hall of Famer Brooks Robinson is seeking a settlement of $9.9 million from the Seminole Indian tribe over injuries he suffered in a 2012 fall from a stage at the tribe's South Florida casino. Attorney Jack Hickey said Monday that Robinson will sue unless a settlement is reached. The case is complicated by the tribe's lawsuit immunity protections, which generally limit damages to $200 ...
19, Apr 2014 - Brevard, FL Trial begins in Warlocks biker gang shooting in Seminole County
Opening statements began Tuesday in the first of four murder trials connected to a 2012 biker gang shooting in Winter Springs. David Maloney stands accused of opening fire on the Veterans of Foreign Wars post on Edgemon Avenue, killing three members of the Florida Warlocks Motorcycle Club. Maloney had been kicked out of the club and formed his own rival gang called the "Phillies" Warlock ...
04, Apr 2014 - Seminole, FL Florida man claims to be too obese for prison
SEMINOLE COUNTY, FL – In today’s edition of crazy things happening in Florida, we have a man who is trying to use his weight as a get out of jail free card. James Olivos was sentenced to five years back …
04, Apr 2014 - Seminole, FL Florida man tells judge he's too morbidly obese to serve his five-year prison term
Evan Bleier March. 12 (UPI) -- James Olivos told a judge that he is too obese to serve a five-year prison sentence for his part in a real estate scam in Seminole County.
04, Apr 2014 - Seminole, FL Florida man say he's "too morbidly obese" to serve prison sentence (w/ video)
Seminole County, FL (CNN) - A Florida man says he's too morbidly obese to go to prison. The judge accused him of stalling to avoid punishment in a multi-million-dollar mortgage fraud scheme.
02, Apr 2014 - Tallahassee, FL Report: December shooting stemmed from argument between two Florida State teammates
A disagreement between two Florida State football players led to gunshots in a December 22 incident that came to light on Friday in a report from The Tallahassee Democrat. The Democrat is reporting that Tarron Addison, 20, is in Leon County jail on an attempted murder charge after an argument between Seminoles running back Mario Pender and offensive lineman Ira Denson.