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Feds Formally End Prosecution Of Barry Bonds Without ConvictionAfter a nearly decade-long steroids prosecution, Barry Bonds emerged victorious Tuesday when federal prosecutors dropped what was left of their criminal case against the career home runs leader.
Race Matters: ACLU, NAACP, State Rep. ReactCiting a recent CBS4 News investigation, the Miami-Dade branch of the NAACP is asking the county commission to form a task force to improve the way citizens can file complaints against the Miami-Dade police officers.
So. Florida Latin Kings Gang Members Facing Racketeering ChargesA total of 29 people have been charged, including 23 known members and associates of the gang Latin Kings, after a multi-agency law enforcement operation, set out to tackle violent crime, drug trafficking, firearm offenses, and gang activity in Broward.
Court Forces Prisons To Go KosherAfter more than a decade of legal wrangling, a federal judge has ordered the Florida Department of Corrections to provide kosher meals to inmates, rejecting the state's argument that the religious diet is prohibitively expensive.
Review Requested In Case Of Fmr. Officers Accused Of Racist BehaviorThe city of Fort Lauderdale is requesting the U.S. Department of Justice review it's handling of an internal affairs case involving four former police officers accused of racist behavior.
Commissioner Calls For Review of Ft. Lauderdale Police In Wake Of Racist Video,Texts Fort Lauderdale City Commissioner Bruce Roberts, who is the city's former police chief, is calling for an outside agency to review the department's policies and procedures.
Man Sentenced In Connection With International Fraud SchemeA 26-year-old Fort Lauderdale man has been sentenced to almost six years in prison, followed by three years of supervised release, for his role in a fraudulent international lottery scheme.
Zimmerman: A Person In His Circumstances Can't Feel GuiltyIn a new video released by his lawyer, George Zimmerman says a person in his circumstances can't feel guilty over surviving a confrontation like the one he had with Trayvon Martin.
Trayvon Martin's Parents React To DOJ DecisionA day after it was announced that George Zimmerman would not face federal charges in the shooting death of Trayvon Martin, Martin’s mother said she still believes he got away with murder.
Miami PD To Hand Over Police-Involved Shooting Info To FDLEThe city of Miami is set to hand over future investigations into police-involved shootings and in-custody deaths to the Florida Department of Law Enforcement (FDLE).
Miami-Dade Police Receive Grant To Cut Crime In Northside DistrictThe Miami-Dade Police Department has received a federal grant to help them clean up their crime ridden Northside District.
Three Million Voted Before Election DayAbout $3 million voters cast their ballots in Florida before election day.