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Did Pinellas Judge Bulone commit error in denying the Public Defender’s motion requesting the Court to revert back to COVID Phase 1?

This morning a trial was scheduled to start before Pinellas County Judge Joseph A. Bulone. Attorneys for the Pinellas Public Defender’s office moved to have…

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Florida You Judge Endorses Andrew Warren for Hillsborough County State Attorney

In 2016 this blogger supported then incumbent, Mark Ober, in his re-election campaign against Andrew Warren. This blogger fiercely challenged Warren in 2016 and followed…

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Hillsborough Public Defender Julianne Holt discusses the passing of Rob Mason

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George Floyd: Where do we go from here? Tampa Bay Forum (Video)

Tampa Bay Times, “Hillsborough’s sheriff, chief prosecutor talk ‘defund the police’ with activists”

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Why haven’t 15 PD Circuits in Fl. implemented an available database that safeguards against racial disparity in sentencing?

Today, 6/8/2020, public defenders in America marched in solidarity with black communities under the banner of “Black Lives Matter” This blogger resides in Florida’s 6th…

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Florida Public Defender Blaise Trettis on Racial Disparity in Sentencing & ESAS Software

On June 4, 2020, the Public Defender for the 18th Circuit of Florida, Blaise Trettis, wrote the following email to A. Wellington Barlow, the founder…

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Florida You Judge Endorses Chad Chronister for Hillsborough County Sheriff 2020

In 2016, I collaborated with community members in organizing a police / community forum in Hillsborough County to give the community and law enforcement the…

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