Florida’s Death Penalty Fight Centers Around This Woman (HBO)

Florida’s Supreme Court could rule any day now on the case brought by State Attorney Aramis Ayala, who had 23 murder cases taken from her by Gov. Rick Scott after she said in March that she would no longer seek the death penalty. Ayala is suing to get the cases back, arguing that Scott does not have the authority to remove her from the cases. VICE News profiles Ayala, who is also the first black state attorney in Florida’s history.

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