Jeff Ashton

State attorney Jeff Ashton.  (credit: Red Huber/Getty Images)

Prosecutor Wants Delay In Toll Agency Change

Orlando’s top prosecutor is asking the local expressway authority to delay putting a former state legislator in charge of the agency while his office investigates possible open meeting violations.

CBS Tampa–01/17/2014

File photo of the Florida A&M marching band. (credit: ROBERTO SCHMIDT/AFP/Getty Images)

12 Charged With Manslaughter In FAMU Hazing Death

Twelve former Florida A&M University band members were charged Monday with manslaughter in the 2011 hazing death of a drum major.


Casey Anthony Murder Trial (Pool Photo by Joe Burbank/Orlando Sentinel via Getty Images)

Anthony movie to be based on ex-prosecutor’s book

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — A spokeswoman says a TV movie is in the works about the sensational trial of Casey Anthony, the Florida woman who was eventually acquitted of killing her 2-year-old daughter.

CBS Tampa–11/15/2011

Casey Anthony Sentenced For Lying To Law Enforcement Conviction

Ex-prosecutor knocks Casey Anthony lawyer, jurors

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — A retired prosecutor from the Casey Anthony murder trial calls her lead attorney “smarmy” in a new book and says he didn’t think a jury would ever agree to the death penalty for the Florida mother, who was ultimately acquitted of killing her 2-year-old daughter.

CBS Tampa–11/14/2011

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