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Florida Supreme Court Conducts Historic Oral Arguments Using Video Screens

Breaking 175 years of tradition, the Florida Supreme Court on Wednesday did not meet in person for its oral arguments. This time, it used video conferencing and courtroom virtual backgrounds. The experiment was largely successful, with a few minor glitches: long pauses between speakers, a pop-up on the screen displaying …

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College Student Accused In Fatal Downtown Crash Blocks Away From Earlier Wreck He Caused

Adam Mandel, 19, of Weston, Fla., was driving as fast as 80 mph on West University Avenue, when he lost control on a Thursday evening in January and crashed his Lexus sports car into a guardrail and hit a utility pole. Mandel’s passenger was his 20-year-old girlfriend, Kassandra Guzman-Ramirez of Weston, who died from her injuries.

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