The Miami Herald: Bill to exempt depictions of deaths from public records laws on the move

BY JANET ZINK

Tampa police officers were in Tallahassee on Wednesday to voice their support for a bill that would exempt photographs, video and audio recordings of murders from public records laws. Rep. Rachel Burgin, R-Riverview said she was inspired to sponsor the bill after attending the funerals of Tampa police officers Jeffrey Kocab and David Curtis . . . → Read More: The Miami Herald: Bill to exempt depictions of deaths from public records laws on the move

The Miami Herald: Herald sues DCF for records in case of abused twins

BY DIANA MOSKOVITZ

The Miami Herald sued the Department of Children & Families Thursday, seeking records the agency has refused to release about a call made to its abuse hotline days before adopted twins were found — one dead, the other with severe chemical burns — in a truck on the side of Interstate 95.

The Herald is . . . → Read More: The Miami Herald: Herald sues DCF for records in case of abused twins