2 former FL Supreme Court Justices urge Gov Scott to reverse decision to remove anti-death penalty prosecutor

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Associated Press has the story.

 Florida state attorney says the governor overstepped his bounds when he removed her from a case after she pledged to not pursue the death penalty in any cases.

State Attorney Aramis Ayala filed a motion in court Monday asking a judge to allow her to present that argument in court….

Meanwhile, almost 120 law experts from across the country sent Scott a letter urging him to reverse his decision, saying it infringed on the independence of prosecutors. The signees included two former justices of the Florida Supreme Court, a former president of the American Bar Association and dozens of law professors.

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