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Death penalty.

What is this idea trying to take away my morning ritual of watching the white hearse leave Raiford loaded with the earthly remains of some half-retarded killer who most of the time refused to plead plead v. 1) in civil lawsuits and petitions, the filing of any document (pleading) including complaints, petitions, declarations, motions, and memoranda of points and authorities.  out to life. ("Take a hard look at the real cost of the death penalty," March 1 News.)

Sen. Victor Crist Victor Crist is a Republican member of the Florida Senate, representing the 12th District since 2001. Previously he was a member of the Florida House of Representatives from 1992 through 2000. , a law-and-order hero, made sure that the prosecutor always speaks last, an idea that has affected the conviction rate by almost 1 percent. He will now make sure that nobody will end the hearse race.

The people need to know that not hiring about 1,000 new cops is a small price to pay to be able to watch politicians puff out Verb 1. puff out - to swell or cause to enlarge, "Her faced puffed up from the drugs"; "puffed out chests"
puff up, puff, blow up

swell up, tumesce, tumefy, intumesce, swell - expand abnormally; "The bellies of the starving children are swelling"
 their chests and say, "I support the death penalty."

Sen. Crist knows full well the bleeding hearts on the U.S. Supreme Court want Florida to have unanimous verdicts for a death sentence; however, he knows any deviation from the "Via Sacre" would undermine his next breakfast oration at the Rotary Club of Greater Naples.

In our heart of hearts, we all know that the death penalty is a stench in the nostrils of almighty God, but since when did that ever trump pandering to the lesser angels of our nature?

Charles B. Tiffany

Kissimmee
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Author:Tiffany, Charles B.
Publication:Florida Bar News
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Date:Apr 1, 2010
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