[Times photo: Jim Stem]
Shane Richardson stands beside his exhibit.
Naked truth denied, says artist
University of South Florida graduate student Shane Richardson labored for months over his art exhibit at the Centre Gallery at the Marshall Center on campus.
Abusive mother blames housemate in slaying
Kimberly Gee admits abusing her son. But she said Walter Morris killed him. "He thought I was too easy on him."
Mary Jo Melone
Behind his sure smile, a prisoner faces death
Iget past the barbed wire, fine and dense as carefully crafted lace. Past the electric gates that magically open, without even a nod from the guards. They insist I remove my shoes and even the belt to my slacks before I pass through the metal detector.
Tampa Bay briefs
||May 25, 2000
Forklift driver wasn't trained
Jose Chirino's employer sent four workers to a safety class the weekend before the fire. He wasn't one of them.
Jury finds girl's brain surgeon negligent
They award $11-million in the case of a Sarasota girl left paralyzed and blind after surgery for a tumor. She later died of cancer.
For supplying fatal dose: probation
The man, sentenced as a youthful offender, was convicted of third-degree murder for giving the heroin to a friend.
Court crushes term-limit challenge
The County Commission will decide Tuesday whether it wishes to fight the 2nd District Court of Appeal ruling.