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Gus Bilirakis’ teen niece linked to golf cart crash lawsuit

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The powerful Bilirakis family is tied to a recent lawsuit filed in Pinellas County court. Evelyn Bilirakis, niece of U.S. Rep Gus Bilirakis, was said to have hit someone at Cypress Run Golf Club in Tarpon Springs while driving a golf cart. In the lawsuit naming the club, not the Bilirakis family, Jarunee Saengfah says the incident caused “serious and permanent injury.” He argues the club was negligent for allowing a minor child use of the Golf Cart. Evelyn Bilirakis’ age…

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Throwing Kentucky clerk in jail part of judge’s hardball legacy

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Much of the country is talking about Kim Davis, the Kentucky clerk jailed for refusing to issue marriage licenses to same sex couples. She was released on Tuesday by U.S. District Judge David L. Bunning on the condition she not impede the further issuance of marriage licenses. Judge Bunning is playing hardball with Davis, which should come as little surprise. As the son of Jim Bunning, the Hall of Fame pitcher and former U.S. Senator, hardball comes naturally. Jim Bunning…

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