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Ron DeSantis Proposes Raising Minimum Penalty for Child Rapists to Life in Prison with No Parole

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis (R) is proposing raising the minimum penalty for particularly repugnant crimes, including child rape, as part of his greater pitch for “anti-crime” legislation, which his administration hopes to make a reality this legislative…

Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker Calls for AP Courses that Teach ‘Black Queer American’ History

Democrat Gov. J.B. Pritzker called for AP Courses that teach “black queer American” history in response to Republican Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis rejecting AP classes about black Americans.

Suspected ‘Pillowcase Rapist’ Convicted of 1983 Attack by Miami-Dade Jury

Robert Eugene Koehler, 63, who is suspected of being the “Pillowcase Rapist,” was found guilty by a Miami-Dade County jury on Wednesday of an attack committed in 1983.

Rapper Azealia Banks Praises Ron DeSantis: I Feel ‘Way Safer’ in Florida than in Los Angeles

Rapper Azealia Banks, most famous for her hit song “212,” said she feels “way safer” living in Republican-led Florida than she does in Los Angeles.