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Judge Rejects O.J. Simpson’s Bid For A New Trial

A judge in Las Vegas rejected O.J. Simpson’s bid for a new trial on Tuesday, dashing the former football star’s bid for freedom.

11/26/2013

William Potts leaving Havana on Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2013. (Source: CBS4)

Homesick Hijacker Headed To Federal Court

The homesick hijacker who returned to the U.S. from Cuba Wednesday is set to make his first appearance in Miami federal court on Thursday.

11/07/2013

William Potts leaving Havana on Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2013. (Source: CBS4)

Homesick Hijacker Arrives In South Florida After 30 Years In Cuba

The man who hijacked a Florida bound plane to Cuba almost 30 years ago has returned to U.S. soil.

CBS Miami–11/06/2013

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Thirty Years After He Hijacked A Plane To Cuba, William Potts Will Return To America

Almost 30 years after William Potts, a member of the Black Panthers, hijacked a Miami-bound plane intending to overthrow the U.S. government, he will return to American soil.

11/05/2013

The families of five men and women who survived a failed smuggling operation last week and had to be plucked from the waters off Miami have asked U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement for their release. (Source: CBS4)

Last Victim Of Capsized Boat Off Miami Identified

A fourth Haitian woman who died when a boat carrying 15 people capsized off Miami has been identified.

10/29/2013

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Suspects Pursued In Forged Papers Used To Spring Inmates From Florida Prison

At least six Florida inmates have used forged paperwork to attempt get out of prison, and two were successful, authorities revealed Tuesday, at a news conference to announce they are on the trail of the culprits who created the false documents.

10/22/2013

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Smoke Em If You Got Em: DOC Ends Cigarette Ban In Work Camps

Corrections officials quietly reversed a blanket ban on tobacco at prisons this summer and are now allowing inmates at work release centers to have up to 10 packs of cigarettes each.

CBS Miami–09/13/2013

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George Zimmerman’s Wife Pleads Guilty To Perjury

The wife of George Zimmerman, the man acquitted of murder charges in the fatal shooting of Trayvon Martin, was sentenced Wednesday to a year’s probation and 100 hours of community service.

08/28/2013

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Test Drive Leads To Jail

Test driving a car is usually a fun experience filled with anticipation as you look at your next car. But for one north Florida man, a test drive ended up with him under arrest and facing multiple charges.

CBS Miami–06/03/2013

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Student Gets 3 Years In Jail For DUI Crash That Killed A Grandmother

Ivanna Villanueva changed her plea in a hearing Friday and has agreed to plead guilty in exchange for a reduced prison sentence for her part in a deadly DUI hit and run accident that left Eyder Ayala dead.

CBS Miami–05/17/2013

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