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706240 2038-01-18 05:00:00.0 UTC 2038-01-18T00:00:00.000-05:00 2008-07-19 00:19:43.0 UTC 2008-07-18T20:19:43.000-04:00 man-found-not-guilty-in-brother-in-laws-death Published 2010-11-01 20:25:41.0 UTC 2010-11-01T16:25:41.000-04:00 news/briefs DTI 41162172 CLEARWATER Brother-in-law not guilty in man's death Amid shouts of anger and jumps for joy, a jury Thursday night found William Donahue not guilty of second-degree murder in the September death of his brother-in-law. Donahue, 22, was charged after Joshua Goodin plunged to his death from a third-floor balcony at the Sea Stone Resort on Clearwater Beach on Sept. 11, 2007. At the time, Donahue was an Air Force Airman 1st Class stationed at Langley Air Force Base in Virginia. He now lives in Lithia Springs, according to court records. Prosecutors and witnesses, including family members, said Donahue and Goodin, 25, of Tampa had been fighting, but witnesses differed on the details. That was one reason to acquit Donahue, defense attorney Gail Conolly said. "We have so many different versions of that night," she said, "there has to be a reasonable doubt." Beach garage gets 1-month extension Is that south beach parking garage ever going to get built? The City Council on Thursday night gave Chase Real Estate a one-month extension to continue working with property owners to secure a parcel of land for the project for no more than $5-million. An agent with the group had worked out a plan to assemble five pieces of property near the split of Coronado and Hamden drives, but they amounted to only 0.71 acres. Building a 300-space parking garage there would require a five-story structure. Council members were thinking more along the lines of a three-story garage. So it's back to the drawing board. Correction Sherri Lynn Ventresca, who is accused of fraud and theft, sold her home on Greywood Avenue in Tarpon Springs in June and most recently lived in Borden, Ind., according to the Pinellas County Sheriff's Office. A story Friday listed the wrong address. Clarification In an interview July 9, Sue Geier of Tarpon Springs said that regardless of Tarpon Springs High School's D FCAT grade, she would work to make the school an "A" experience for her daughter by following her course of study closely. When parents are involved, she said, it benefits not only their children, but others as well. A story on July 10 did not include those points. Pinellas deaths Andrews, John C. Batista, Rose Marie Burger, William Frederick Byerly, Imogene (Cassidy) Cohen, Laura D'Arezzo, Albert Deadmon, Mary Mellott Douvlos, John Durham, Charles M. Sr. Fry, Donald L. Hamilton, Creighton M. Hammond, Willo F. Jeswani, Dharamdas Menendez, Arlene Oliphant, Charles W. Jr. Payne, Barbara This list is from detailed obituaries published in Section B. Times Staff Writer News,Pinellas,Briefs Man found not guilty in brother-in-law's death RDANIELSONN NPN North Pinellas dhvns6epb07r dhvns Pinellas County 1 ClwRail071908.npn 2008-07-19 04:00:00.0 UTC 2008-07-19T00:00:00.000-04:00 false templatedata/tampabaytimes/StaffArticle/data/2008/07/18/41162172-man-found-not-guilty-in-brother-in-laws-death StaffArticle CLEARWATERBrother-in-law not guilty in man's deathNews,Pinellas,BriefsNews,Pinellas,Briefs<span style="display:none;" class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">Tampa Bay Times</span></span><a rel="item-license" href="/universal/user_agreement.shtml">&#169; 2016 Tampa Bay Times</a><br /><br />Times Staff Writer 2270395 2016-03-23 01:41:00.0 UTC 5 Months Ago ukrainian-pilot-found-guilty-in-pair-of-deaths news/world Ukrainian pilot found guilty of complicity in two deaths StaffArticle 2285548 2016-07-15 17:16:52.0 UTC 1 Month Ago pinellas-man-found-guilty-of-murder-for-executing-ex-boyfriend news/courts/criminal Pinellas man found guilty of executing ex-boyfriend StaffArticle 2282839 2016-06-23 15:29:03.0 UTC 2 Months Ago freddie-gray-case-officer-caesar-goodson-not-guilty-on-all-charges news/nation Baltimore officer found not guilty on all charges in Freddie Gray's death StaffArticle <p><b>CLEARWATER</b></p> <p><b>Brother-in-law</b> not guilty in man's death</p> <p>Amid shouts of anger and jumps for joy, a jury Thursday night found William Donahue not guilty of second-degree murder in the September death of his brother-in-law. Donahue, 22, was charged after Joshua Goodin plunged to his death from a third-floor balcony at the Sea Stone Resort on Clearwater Beach on Sept. 11, 2007. At the time, Donahue was an Air Force Airman 1st Class stationed at Langley Air Force Base in Virginia. He now lives in Lithia Springs, according to court records. Prosecutors and witnesses, including family members, said Donahue and Goodin, 25, of Tampa had been fighting, but witnesses differed on the details. That was one reason to acquit Donahue, defense attorney Gail Conolly said. &quot;We have so many different versions of that night,&quot; she said, &quot;there has to be a reasonable doubt.&quot;</p> <p><b>Beach garage gets 1-month extension</b></p> <p>Is that south beach parking garage ever going to get built? The City Council on Thursday night gave Chase Real Estate a one-month extension to continue working with property owners to secure a parcel of land for the project for no more than $5-million. An agent with the group had worked out a plan to assemble five pieces of property near the split of Coronado and Hamden drives, but they amounted to only 0.71 acres. Building a 300-space parking garage there would require a five-story structure. Council members were thinking more along the lines of a three-story garage. So it's back to the drawing board.</p> <p><b>Correction</b></p> <p>Sherri Lynn Ventresca, who is accused of fraud and theft, sold her home on Greywood Avenue in Tarpon Springs in June and most recently lived in Borden, Ind., according to the Pinellas County Sheriff's Office. A story Friday listed the wrong address.</p> <p><b>Clarification</b></p> <p>In an interview July 9, Sue Geier of Tarpon Springs said that regardless of Tarpon Springs High School's D FCAT grade, she would work to make the school an &quot;A&quot; experience for her daughter by following her course of study closely. When parents are involved, she said, it benefits not only their children, but others as well. A story on July 10 did not include those points.</p> <p><b>Pinellas deaths</b></p> <p>Andrews, John C. </p> <p>Batista, Rose Marie </p> <p>Burger, William Frederick</p> <p>Byerly, Imogene (Cassidy) </p> <p>Cohen, Laura </p> <p>D'Arezzo, Albert </p> <p>Deadmon, Mary Mellott</p> <p>Douvlos, John </p> <p>Durham, Charles M. Sr. </p> <p>Fry, Donald L. </p> <p>Hamilton, Creighton M.</p> <p>Hammond, Willo F. </p> <p>Jeswani, Dharamdas </p> <p>Menendez, Arlene </p> <p>Oliphant, Charles W. Jr. </p> <p>Payne, Barbara</p> <p>This list is from detailed obituaries published in Section B.<br /><br /></p>trueruntime2016-08-30 05:51:19