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FL Public Land Up For Grabs?

February 13, 2012

Source: Les Coleman/Florida News Connection Pending Florida legislation could convert some 500,000 acres of publicly owned shoreline into private ownership. Opponents, including Audubon Florida Director Eric Draper, warn that it’s a land grab move backed by…

Escambia County State & National News

Dickey appointed to judgeship

February 9, 2012

Governor Rick Scott announced the appointment of Darlene F. Dickey, of Molino, to the Escambia County Court. Dickey, 41, has been general counsel for the Escambia County Sheriff’s Office since 2006. Previously, she practiced with Bozeman,…

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Bondi does the obvious…again

February 9, 2012

On Wednesday, Attorney General Pam Bondi joined State Senator Anitere Flores, Representative William Snyder, and others to champion legislation that will make Florida a zero-tolerance state for human trafficking. Was the state tolerant of human trafficking…