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3rd Florida man guilty for burning cross in couple’s yard

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A third Florida man has pleaded guilty to setting a wooden cross on fire in an interracial couple’s yard. Federal prosecutors said in a statement Tuesday that 56-year-old William Dennis of Port Richey pleaded guilty to conspiring with others to threaten, intimidate and interfere with an interracial couple’s enjoyment of their housing rights. Two other men previously pleaded guilty. Officials say the men were living in a largely white community in Pasco County when an African-American couple moved into a…

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