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Judge Paul Hawkes wants prosecutor dismissed



First District Court Judge Paul M. Hawkes filed a motion to have the Clearwater lawyer removed as prosecutor from his Judicial Qualifications Commission case. Ken Sukhia, the Tallahassee lawyer who represents Hawkes, filed a 65-page motion accusing Pope of having a political and personal bias against Hawkes and Gov. Jeb Bush, who appointed him.

[Last modified: Tuesday, June 14, 2011 6:58pm]


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