Prosecutor Jeff Marcus argued Nikolas Cruz’s attorneys should not be allowed to say failures by others alleviate his responsibility for the shootings at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland.
Leon County Circuit Judge John C. Cooper lifted an automatic stay of his decision last week that Republican Gov. Ron DeSantis and state education officials exceeded their authority by imposing the blanket ban through executive order and tagging defiant pro-mask local school boards with financial penalties.
The ordinance passed in June made it illegal to 'approach or remain within 20 feet' of a police officer, with the “intent to impede, provoke or harass” an officer engaged in lawful duties, after receiving a warning.
One of the men who U.S. Rep. Matt Gaetz accused of being behind a plot to extort $25 million from his family in exchange for having a federal sex investigation into the congressman go away was indicted Tuesday on charges of wire fraud and attempting to stop authorities from viewing his IPhone.