Tag: Florida

Sheriff in Florida shooting calls for power to detain over social media

Daniella Silva | NBC News | Source URL | Blog Archive The county sheriff in charge of investigating the mass school shooting in Parkland, Florida, pleaded with lawmakers on Thursday to give police and doctors more power to involuntarily hospitalize people for psychiatric evaluation over violent and threatening social media […]

Someone’s spying on Florida legislators. Tallahassee is on edge.

Allegations are flying in the state Capitol of marital infidelity and sexual harassment. Who is behind it? Mary Ellen Klas and Steve Bousquet Tampa Bay Times (Archive) For at least three days in the final week of the 2017 legislative session, a covert surveillance camera recorded the comings and goings […]