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Matt Shirk, Angela Corey in war of words regarding Veterans Court

In a letter Tuesday, 4th Circuit Public Defender Matt Shirk took issue with State Attorney Angela Corey regarding the latter’s “defiant stance as it relates to referrals of veterans into the Duval County Veterans Court.” This is, Shirk wrote, something of a historical controversy. “In 2011, the Public Defender’s Office proposed the establishment of a Veterans Court. […]

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Deep Madison Field Features Breeders’ Cup Winners Stopchargingmaria, Wavell Avenue

Combine two Breeders' Cup winners, three other Grade 1 winners and an additional three Grade 2 winners and the result is a top-flight edition of the $300,000 Madison (G1) for fillies and mares going seven furlongs on the main track Saturday. A total of 13 runners were entered Tuesday for the 15th running of the […]

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2016 state radio funds allocated; next procurement to begin this summer

The Department of Management Services’ Joint Task Force panel detailed on Monday how $7 million allocated for state law enforcement radios last year will be spent, possibly giving a clue into how another $7 million appropriated for SLERS during the 2016 Legislative Session may be allocated as well. The funding item has been the topic of a […]

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Keen Ice Moved To Pletcher’s Stable, Will Get Break Before Saratoga

Donegal Racing's Keen Ice has been transferred from trainer Dale Romans to the barn of Todd Pletcher, the Daily Racing Form announced on Tuesday afternoon. The 4-year-old son of Curlin is the only horse to have bested Triple Crown victor American Pharoah last year, but hasn't posted a win since that upset victory in the Travers. […]

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Mike Smith: Songbird’s Potential ‘Scary To Think About’

Hall of Fame jockey Mike Smith has been on the backs of some world-class fillies and mares during his career, and while he's not ready to put Songbird in that category just yet, there's something about the undefeated sophomore he's never seen before. “I just haven't been on one that's this smart and this great […]

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In Tampa, Planned Parenthood official says the only thing the organization is guilty of is taking care of women

Planned Parenthood has never been under fire (sometimes literally) as they have been in the past year. The reproductive rights organization has had to contend with a series of blows that began last summer with a series of secretly recorded videos purporting to show officials with the group 0f trying to illegally profit from the […]

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