Jacksonville

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Dogfighting Thrives In Years Since Vick Case

In the squalid Jacksonville dogfighting kennel, a champion named Bulletproof Sam sat in a makeshift wooden cage, his teeth exposed from a missing snout.

CBS Tampa–11/22/2014

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Authorities Looking For Suspect Behind Toilet Flusher Thefts

Jacksonville authorities have for weeks been looking for a suspect behind a rash of toilet flusher thefts at area businesses.

11/08/2014

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Corrections Officer Convicted For Possessing Child Pornography

A former Florida corrections officer has been convicted on several counts of possessing child pornography.

CBS Tampa–10/10/2014

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Shooter Takes Stand In Loud Music Trial

A man who shot and killed a 17-year-old teenager after an argument over loud music outside a Jacksonville convenience store said Tuesday that he feared for his life when he opened fire.

CBS Tampa–09/30/2014

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Juror Dismissed In Loud Music Killing Case

A juror has been dismissed in the murder trial of a man accused of shooting a teenager during an argument over loud music outside a convenience store.

09/27/2014

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Opening Remarks Start In Loud Music Killing Case

Jurors are scheduled to hear opening statements in a Jacksonville courtroom as the retrial of a white Florida man accused of killing a black teenager during an argument over loud music outside a convenience store begins.

09/25/2014

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Black Bear Tranquilized After Climbing Fence

A black bear that was tranquilized after climbing a fence at an ocean-front condominium complex in Jacksonville has been euthanized.

CBS Tampa–09/17/2014

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Change Of Venue Sought In Loud Music Killing

A man accused of killing a teenager in Florida during an argument over loud music is scheduled to be back in court as his attorneys argue that a new trial should be held outside of Jacksonville.

09/11/2014

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Firefighter Sues For Gender Discrimination

A Jacksonville Fire Department lieutenant is suing the department for gender discrimination, claiming she was punished for complaining about her male colleagues’ profane comments and pornography.

CBS Tampa–08/21/2014

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Florida Shuts Down Jacksonville Puppy Mill

Florida has frozen assets and halted the operations of what officials say was a large English bulldog puppy mill in Jacksonville.

CBS Tampa–07/23/2014

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