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10 Injured After School Bus Crash In North Florida

Authorities say 10 people, including seven children, were injured when a semi rear-ended a stopped school bus as children were exiting in north Florida.

09/29/2014

(Source: AP)

Florida High School Football Player Dies At Practice

A 14-year old high school football player collapsed during practice Wednesday and later died.

08/13/2014

Robert L. Henry, 55,  was convicted of the November 1987 slayings of Phyllis Harris and Janet Thermidor in Broward County. (Source: Florida Department of Corrections)

S. Florida Killer, Robert L. Henry, Executed

A South Florida man who beat two women to death with a hammer and then set them on fire during a robbery is set to be executed by lethal injection Thursday evening.

CBS Miami–03/20/2014

Robert L. Henry, 55,  was convicted of the November 1987 slayings of Phyllis Harris and Janet Thermidor in Broward County. (Source: Florida Department of Corrections)

Execution Set For Florida Killer Of Two In Robbery

A South Florida man who killed two women with a hammer and set them on fire is set to be executed on Thursday at Florida State Prison in Starke.

03/19/2014

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Justice For Jimmy Ryce Just Days Away

The kidnapping, rape and murder of Jimmy Ryce, 18-years-ago, shook South Florida to its core but on Wednesday, the man convicted of the horrific crime is set to be executed on Florida’s death row.

CBS Miami–02/10/2014

William Happ is set to be executed for the murder of Angie Crowley in 1986.  (Source: Florida Department of Corrections)

Illinois Woman’s Murderer To Be Executed In Florida

Angie Crowley was making her first long trip through Florida on Memorial Day weekend in 1986 and was taking extra care to make sure she’d arrive OK.

10/13/2013

Marshall Lee Gore Source: Department of Corrections

Florida Supreme Court Rules Miami Killer Sane Enough For Execution

The Florida Supreme Court has upheld a lower court’s ruling that Marshall Lee Gore, accused of killing two women, is indeed sane enough to be executed.

08/13/2013

John Errol Ferguson (Source: CBS4)

Lawyers: Florida Murderer Too Mentally Ill, Shouldn’t Be Executed

Over thirty years ago, John Errol Ferguson killed eight people. Before committing the multiple murders, Ferguson suffered child abuse, was diagnosed as a paranoid schizophrenic and also survived a bullet to the head. Ahead of his set execution Monday, his lawyers said that he is too ill to be executed, and that Ferguson believes he is “Prince of God” and a victim of a communist plot.

08/03/2013

Execution gurney in Starke, Fla.

Death Row Inmate’s Lawyer To Appeal To US Supreme Court

The attorney for John Errol Ferguson, a current inmate on death row for the murder of several people, said that he will ask U.S. Supreme Court to review the case.

07/24/2013

Execution gurney in Starke, Fla.

Stay Of Execution Lifted For Miami Killer

The stay of execution for Marshall Lee Gore, the escort service owner convicted of killing two Florida women, has been lifted.

CBS Miami–06/28/2013

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