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Andrew Warren seizes on death penalty report that slams Mark Ober’s office

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Considering that he’s the underdog running against a four-term incumbent, it would be political malpractice for Andrew Warren NOT to make hay out of a damning national report released Wednesday that calls out Hillsborough County State Attorney Mark Ober’s office as being plagued by “persistent problems of overzealous prosecutors, ineffective defense lawyers, and racial bias.” The Harvard Law School’s Fair Punishment Project’s report lists Hillsborough County as just one of 16 in the nation — or one half of one percent — that imposed five or…

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