Fl. High Court Narrowly Upholds Three Strikes Law

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Florida’s “three strikes” law requiring longer prison sentences for repeat felons was upheld in a 4-3 ruling by the state Supreme Court, the Associated Press reports. The five midlevel state appeals courts had been at odds over the constitutionality of the 1999 law. Two had concluded that the Legislature passed the law in violation of
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