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In State Tuition Awarded to Children of Illegal Immigrants

Posted: 10/10/2012 - It's a huge victory for the children of illegal immigrants. A federal court ruled people born in Florida to parents who are illegal should be allowed to pay in state college tuition. As Whitney Ray tells us, the ruling could create a budget problem for state colleges and universities.

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Pa. Appeals Court: No New Trial For Jerry Sandusky

Updated: 10/02/2013 - Jerry Sandusky has been sentenced to at least 30 years in prison in the child sexual abuse scandal that brought shame to Penn State and led to coach Joe Paterno's downfall.

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Drunk Driver to Face Sentencing for New Years Traffic Crash

Posted: 10/05/2012 - Erlin Ramos, 32, has been convicted of DUI causing serious bodily injury, DUI causing property damage, and with operating a vehicle without a valid license as a result of a traffic collision that occurred on New Years Day in 2011.

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Life in Prison for Thanksgiving Killer

Updated: 09/28/2012 - Frederick Gee was convicted of killing his girlfriend on Thanksgiving Day of 2010. Nearly two years later he was finally sentenced to life in prison. Our camera was the only one rolling in the court room.

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Leon County Supervisor of Elections Speaks on New Voting Laws

Updated: 09/20/2012 - Florida changed the number of early voting days from 14 to 8. It also eliminated early voting on the Sunday before the election. Today, Sancho is speaking to a group of about 50 people from the Tallahassee Society of Association Executives. He says that this change only hurts voters.

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Education Lawsuit To Move Forward

Posted: 09/14/2012 - State lawmakers will have to defend education cuts in court. A lawsuit filed three years ago claims the state doesn’t provide a high-quality level of public education as laid out in the state constitution.

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Two Local Men Accused of Violent Crimes Await Judgement

Updated: 09/15/2012 - Two men facing serious charges in one local county went before a judge September 13 - one is accused of murder the other for armed robbery. There are more than 50 pre-trial hearings, two of them for particularly violent crimes.

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FAMU Seeks to Have Hazing Case Thrown Out

Updated: 09/12/2012 - Florida A&M University is asking a judge to throw out a lawsuit filed against the university by the family of a drum major who died last November after a hazing ritual. Monday's filing by the university said the lawsuit from the family of Robert Champion should be dismissed on several grounds.

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Some Florida Judges May See Term Limits

Posted: 09/06/2012 - Chief judges in the courts of appeal and judicial circuits may soon face term limits.The Florida Supreme Court heard arguments today about revising the rules for those chief judges.

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Pension Case Primed for Action

Updated: 09/05/2012 - The state and more than a half million employees and retirees will soon be one step closer to knowing if employees will continue to pay three percent of their salaries into the pension fund.

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Man Sentenced in Tallahassee Sex Sting

Posted: 08/29/2012 - Charles Keith Sumner, 56, of Thomasville, Georgia, was sentenced to ten years in federal prison today for using the internet to attempt to entice a minor to engage in illicit sexual activity and for traveling in interstate commerce to engage in such illicit sexual activity.

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