Florida Governor Ron DeSantis posthumously pardons four black men in 1949 rape case
Saturday, 12 January 2019 () Republican DeSantis, who was sworn in on Tuesday, presided over the Board of Executive Clemency hearing on Friday in Tallahassee that voted to pardon the so-called 'Groveland Four.'
Florida Governor Ron DeSantis address speculation about suspending the Broward County sheriff. According to Reuters, the official may be suspended over the police response to the Parkland mass shooting. The massacre at the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School resulted in 14 students and three adults...
Groveland hopes to build a new identity in the wake of pardons granted posthumously to the Groveland Four. The Florida Clemency Board, led by new Gov. Ron DeSantis, wiped the legal stain from the names..