Quotations in the News

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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.

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"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.

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"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.