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Federal Judge Rules Florida Non-Partisan Elections Statute A Violation Of Free Speech

A U.S. District Judge has struck down as unconstitutional Florida Statute Article 9, Chapter 106, Section 143(3). The statute prohibits school board and other non-partisan election candidates from disclosing their political party affiliations during election campaigns. The complaint was lodged in 2018 with the Florida…

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A lawsuit filed against a business located in Hillsborough County alleges sexual harassment and unfair termination.

Allegedly Lewd Tampa Restaurant Owner Sued For Sex Harassment, Then Massive Theft

NEW TAMPA, Fla. – A lawsuit filed against a business located in Hillsborough County alleges sexual harassment and unfair termination. Adib Nasr, 49, owns the Acropolis Greek Taverna restaurant on Bruce B. Downs Boulevard in New Tampa and his company is being sued by two…

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In 2015, a sex offender with a fetish for minor-aged females was arrested and placed on probation until 2026, through Tampa Bay’s “Operation Intercept.”

Sex Offender From 2015 Sting Operation, Arrested In Alleged “Fling” Child Porn

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – In 2015, a sex offender with a fetish for minor-aged females, was arrested and placed on probation until 2026, through Tampa Bay’s “Operation Intercept.” The multi-law enforcement sting operation was conducted to uncover people using online chatrooms and websites to sexually…

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Tarpon Springs Felon with Long Criminal Rap Sheet Chokes Girlfriend

Tarpon Springs Man Arrested After Choking Girlfriend, Preventing Her From Dialing 911

TARPON SPRINGS, Fla. – A former Royal Palm Beach man with serial offenses has been charged on three counts after a physical altercation with his live-in girlfriend. On October 16, Tarpon Springs Police arrested Maurice Alexander Lucas, 33, for “Domestic Battery with Strangulation,” “Tampering with…

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