Fred Grimm

January 18, 2016 5:19 PM

Fred Grimm: Florida’s death penalty chaos was no surprise

State Supreme Court warned in 2005 that Florida had become an “outlier state”

Law-and-order legislators ignored warnings from the court and the governor

Judges have not overridden a jury recommendation and imposed a death sentence since 1999

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About Fred Grimm

Fred Grimm


Fred Grimm joined the Herald in 1976. Since 1991 he has written a column about crime, politics and life in Broward.

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