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Gov. Rick Scott statement in anticipation of Zimmerman verdict



Florida Gov. Rick Scott's office issued a brief statement Friday in anticipation of a verdict in the George Zimmerman trial.

"Our office is in contact with law enforcement throughout Florida to ensure they have the resources needed to keep Floridians safe,” said Melissa Sellers, Scott's communications director.

Scott had no public events scheduled Friday.


[Last modified: Friday, July 12, 2013 3:06pm]


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