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“Loud Music” Murder Trial: Jury Selection Completed, Trial To Begin Tomorrow

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, February 5, 2014 at 8:00pm 2/5/2014 at 8:00pm

A jury of 10 women and 6 men were chosen today for the first degree murder trial of 47-year-old Michael Dunn, charged in the shooting death of 17-year-old Jordan Davis.  Twelve of these sixteen will sit as primary jurors, and another four as alternates, but it was not yet clear as...

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“Loud Music” Murder Trial: Jury Selection Underway, Media Excluded from Voir Dire

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, February 4, 2014 at 6:00pm 2/4/2014 at 6:00pm

Jury selection continues for the second day in the murder trial of Michael Dunn, as the media has grounds for new cries of suppression following Judge Healey’s decision to exclude them from the courtroom, as reported by WJCT news in Florida.  Also in court yesterday, Michael Dunn formally pleaded not guilty...

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“Loud Music” Murder Trial: Who is Judge Russell Healey?

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, February 2, 2014 at 11:30am 2/2/2014 at 11:30am
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Readers of Legal Insurrection will have noted our ongoing coverage of the Florida “loud music” trial, in which the defendant Michael Dunn is charged with 1st degree murder in the shooting death of 17-year-old Jordan Davis.

The general narrative of events at the scene of the killing is that both men (Davis...

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Appellate Court Orders Emergency Hearing in “Loud Music” Murder Trial

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, February 1, 2014 at 8:57am 2/1/2014 at 8:57am

The ongoing drama in the Michael Dunn “loud music” murder trial over whether jailhouse phone recordings should be released to the media has taken yet another turn.

Yesterday the 1st District Court of Appeals once again felt compelled to step in–now for the third time–to reverse the Healey’s Wednesday ruling tossing the...

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Judge in “Loud Music” Murder Trial Tosses Discovery to Civil Court

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 4:16pm 1/30/2014 at 4:16pm

Judge Russell Healey, presiding over the murder trial of Michael Dunn in the shooting death of Jordan Davis, promised the parties a decision Wednesday on releasing to the media the jail house telephone recordings of Dunn.

Oddly, this was a decision all sides had thought he’d made just this past Friday, when...

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Yet Another Discovery Twist in the “Loud Music” Murder Trial

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, January 29, 2014 at 1:46pm 1/29/2014 at 1:46pm

Just when we thought the discovery evidence kerfuffle in Florida’s “loud music” murder trial couldn’t get any crazier, Circuit Judge Russell Healey has introduced another twist that denies the media access to Michael Dunn’s jailhouse phone recordings.

Dunn is charged with first degree murder in the shooting death of Jordan Dav...

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“Loud Music” Murder Trial: Discovery Held Hostage, or Media Being Stingy?

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, January 28, 2014 at 4:01pm 1/28/2014 at 4:01pm

Last Friday we noted that Circuit Judge Russell Healey, presiding over the trial of Michael Dunn, had denied a defense motion to limit media access to discovery evidence consisting of many hours of recorded phone conversations between Dunn and others while he was in jail awaiting trial. (See

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Media granted access to evidence in FL gas station teen murder case

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, January 24, 2014 at 5:24pm 1/24/2014 at 5:24pm

Earlier today Circuit Judge Russell Healey denied a defense motion to limit media access to discovery evidence in the trial of Michael Dunn.

Michael Dunn is charged with first-degree murder in the death of Jordan Davis, a 17-year-old high school student. (We previously covered this case here: Next Florida self-defense trial: Loud...

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Next Florida self-defense trial: Loud music, teens in a car and a shooting

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at 4:54pm 1/8/2014 at 4:54pm

Few among us will soon forget the “eccentric” jurisprudence demonstrated by Judge Debra Nelson during the George Zimmerman trial. I am pleased to discover that, to the good fortune of legal bloggers everywhere, Florida apparently has a surfeit of such judges.

You ask for a similarly “eccentric” Florida judge in another Florida...

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Biden’s Campaign Demands TV Networks Keep Giuliani Off the Air

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, September 30, 2019 at 11:00am 9/30/2019 at 11:00am
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2020 Democratic presidential hopeful Vice President Joe Biden’s campaign demanded television networks keep President Donald Trump’s personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani off the air.

They claim all he does is lie about the controversy surrounding Biden and Ukraine.

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10 years ago today *someone* blew up Hezbollah terror mastermind Imad Mughniyeh

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, February 12, 2018 at 9:00am 2/12/2018 at 9:00am

Imad Mughniyeh (also spelled Mughniyah) was the most deadly, notorious and elusive Hezbollah terrorist, responsible for killing more Americans in terror attacks than anyone else prior to 9/11. Mughniyeh was behind just about every Hezbollah terror attack.

His terror credits included the 1983 Beirut Marine and Embassy bombings, the capture and torture...

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ALERT – NYU Grad Student Union BDS Vote Mid-April

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, March 30, 2016 at 8:35pm 3/30/2016 at 8:35pm
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We reported previously on the deceptive anti-Israel Boycotts, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) campaign at NYU, in which BDS supporters try to co-opt unrelated divestment movements, such as fossil fuel.

This campaign has now morphed into a boycott petition at NYU’s Graduate Student Union (GSOC-UAW Local 2110). Meanwhile the deceptive tactics continue.

This episode...

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Marine Still Stuck in Mexican Prison after Court Hearing

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, September 10, 2014 at 7:21pm 9/10/2014 at 7:21pm

Yesterday, the Mexican judicial system held its third hearing in the case of Sgt. Andrew Tahmooressi. The federal prosecutor and Tahmooressi’s defense attorney, Fernando Benitez, presented selected clips of surveillance footage taken from 18 security cameras showing Tahmooressi’s entry into Mexico and arrest on March 31. The Marine reservist was not...

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Smearing Someone Who Knows Someone Who Knows Sarah Palin

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, November 17, 2009 at 11:30am 11/17/2009 at 11:30am

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Politico is one of the class acts in internet news to which I link frequently, and Ben Smith is a justifiably respected commentator at Politico.

Which is why it pains me to have to point out that yesterday Smith unfairly smeared Robert Stacy McCain as a racist who opposes interracial...

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