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Adam matos is escorted from the courtroom after Monday's arraignment at the West Pasco Judicial Center in New Port Richey. [Associated Press]

Adam Matos pleads not guilty; prosecutors to seek death penalty

NEW PORT RICHEY — Adam Matos, charged with murdering four people in Hudson last month, entered a not guilty plea in court Monday morning, while prosecutors announced they will seek the death penalty. Standing in a red prison jumpsuit before Circuit Court Judge William Webb, Matos confirmed he will waive his right t …


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    Retiring Commissioner Pat Mulieri endorses Democrat Erika Jean Remsberg

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    Florida School Boards Association leader announces retirement

    For years, Wayne Blanton has been the face and the voice of Florida school boards. He's advocated loudly in the Legislature, and helped many boards select their superintendents....