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Liliana Marti was told to hand over her cell phone which contained footage of a deadly W. Dade police involved shooting. (CBS4)

Cops Seize Cell Phone Shooting Video After Police-Involved Shooting

Miami-Dade Police shot and killed 47-year-old Alexis Suarez Tuesday night, but it’s what detectives did after the shooting that has raised questions from the dead man’s daughter and the American Civil Liberties Union.

CBS4–11/30/2012

Voting machines in Florida (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

What You Need To Know About Amendment 8

All week CBS4 has been taking a closer look at the 11 constitutional amendments on your November ballot. The questions include major changes to property taxes, abortion rights, and the separation of church and state. This article focuses on Amendment 8.

CBS4–10/19/2012

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ACLU-Backed Lawsuit Seeks To Stop Voter Roll Purge

A coalition of citizens and a Hispanic advocacy group, with the help of the American Civil Liberties Union, have filed a federal suit to stop Governor Rick Scott’s purging of “non-citizens” from the voter rolls.

CBS4–06/09/2012

Trayvon Martin

Sanford City Council Votes No Confidence In Police Chief

The Sanford City Council, by a 3-2 margin, has agreed to a no-confidence vote for Sanford’s police chief.

CBS4–03/21/2012

(Source: Facebook) Trayvon Martin

Trayvon Martin’s Parents Appear At NYC March

The parents of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin, who was shot to death by a neighborhood watch captain in Sanford, Florida, are set to attend a march in his memory Wednesday night in New York City.

CBS4–03/21/2012

Drug Testing

Gov. Scott Signs Random Drug Testing Bill

In a move that likely will draw a constitutional challenge, Gov. Rick Scott on Monday signed a controversial bill that would allow random drug testing of state employees.

CBS4–03/20/2012

Drug Testing

Fla. Passes Random Drug Tests Of State Workers

A bill that would allow the State of Florida to randomly test many state employees for drugs has passed the Florida Legislature.

CBS4–03/09/2012

Drug Testing

Fla. House Passes State Employee Random Drug Testing Bill

A bill that would allow the State of Florida to randomly test many state employees for drugs has passed in the Florida House but a similar measure is in trouble in the Senate.

CBS4–03/02/2012

Drug Testing

Florida House To Get State Employee Drug-Test Bill

A bill that would allow the State of Florida to randomly test many state employees for drugs passed a key House committee friday, even though the idea may not meet constitutional requirements.

02/24/2012

Drug Testing

Replacement Drug Testing Bill Advances

A House committee Tuesday approved a revised proposal that would allow random drug testing of state employees, as a federal judge in Miami prepares to hear arguments Wednesday about a similar testing plan by Gov. Rick Scott.

CBS4–02/22/2012

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