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Broward Courthouse Reopens After Bomb Threat

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Employees of the Broward County Judicial Complex wait outside while police conduct a bomb sweep of the building following a phoned in bomb threat on Tuesday, March 12, 2013. (Source: CBS4)

Employees of the Broward County Judicial Complex wait outside while police conduct a bomb sweep of the building following a phoned in bomb threat on Tuesday, March 12, 2013. (Source: CBS4)

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FORT LAUDERDALE (CBSMiami) – The Broward County Courthouse opened a little late Tuesday morning to staff and employees following a bomb threat.

According to BSO spokeswoman Veda Coleman-Wright, someone called in with a bomb threat around 7:35 a.m. before the building was open for business and before anyone was inside.

Employees were lined up outside the building as a bomb squad swept the building.

Police did not find any threat and the building was opened for business after being closed for about an hour.about an hour later.

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