Sunday, May 04, 2014

Florida Judge Ordered To Stop Offering Bibles To Criminal Defendants

According to News 13 today, Osceola County, Florida state criminal court judge Hal Epperson has been ordered by Chief Judge Belvin Perry to end his practice of offering criminal defendants a Gideon Bible. The move came after one of the attorneys who responded to a survey by the Central Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers complained about the practice.