Quotations in the News

AP News
Posted: Nov 20, 2013 6:03 AM

"I would think it would be difficult for George Zimmerman to get a job in central Florida." — Public defender Jeff Dowdy on the former neighborhood watch volunteer, who was released from jail pending arraignment on the latest charges against him: aggravated assault, battery and criminal mischief.


"All I know is she supports him and he's under a pressure cooker, probably the worst pressure cooker in history." — Denis Morris, lawyer for embattled Toronto Mayor Rob Ford, on the state of Ford's marriage to wife Renata.


"They thought the world of each other. That's what's surprising about this whole deal." — Joe Wood, 64, upon hearing that Virginia state Sen. Creigh Deeds was apparently attacked by Deeds' son Gus with a knife before the latter died from what appeared to be a self-inflicted gunshot wound.