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St. Petersburg Start-Up to Take Over 60,000 Homeowners' Policies from Citizens Insurance & Should State Prosecute an 18-year-old for Her Sexual Relationship with an Under-age Teammate?

05/28/13 Robert Lorei
Radioactivity: Live Call-In (Tuesday)
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Today on Radioactivity, Rob Lorei tackles the case of a high school student who had a sexual relationship with an under-age member of her basketball team. The eighteen year old is facing felony charges and on Friday she turned down an offer of a plea bargain from the state attorney. Additionally, he looks at Florida's largest property insurer, Citizens Insurance who is transferring 60,000 policies to a nine month old insurance start-up in St. Petersburg. The company will be paid $52 million ...

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Poisoning The Press: Richard Nixon v Jack Anderson

06/09/11 Robert Lorei
Radioactivity: Live Call-In (Thursday)
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Good morning, welcome to Radioactivity. I’m Rob Lorei. In a moment we’ll discuss the epic struggle between President Richard Nixon and one of the top investigative journalists of the time- Jack Anderson, it’s covered in a new book by Mark Feldstein - an investigative reporter himself who spent part of his career here in the Tampa Bay area.

But first some listener comments about yesterday’s interview with Stetson Law professor Michael Allen about the US Constitution. Here’s what s...

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Youth LGBT author Alex Sanchez headlines USF Gala listen

04/15/11 Kate Bradshaw
WMNF Drive-Time News Friday
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Today marks the fourteenth annual Day of Silence, a day when students of all ages across the country take a vow of silence to draw attention to bullying and hate crimes against people who are gay. Last night more than 100 people gathered at USF to honor activists who promote tolerance of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender community, which still struggles with homophobia. That school’s Gay and Lesbian Alumni Association event highlighted that progress that’s been made in recent de...

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