MEDIA HITS

Below is a partial list of interviews, speeches, and lectures I have given during my time as a law professor at the Levin College of Law. As I find more articles on the internet, I will update the page:



11/16/2015: TEEN CHARGED WITH KILLING TEACHER USES INSANITY DEFENSE http://www.csmonitor.com/USA/Justice/2015/1116/Teen-charged-with-killing-his-math-teacher-uses-insanity-defense-video


11/14/2015: TARGET STABBING CASE HEADS TOWARD DISMISSAL AS DEFENDANT IS DEEMED INCOMPETENT http://www.orlandosentinel.com/os-lake-target-stabbing-jonathan-levy-20150911-story.html


08/26/2015: BILL WOULD INCREASE PENALTIES OF ATTACKS ON REAL ESTATE AGENTS http://floridapolitics.com/archives/189054-bill-would-increase-penalties-of-attacks-on-real-estate-agents

08/06/2015: POLICE TAUNTING, SUSPECT DENIAL MARK BACK AND FORTH IN LONZIE CASE http://jacksonville.com/news/crime/2015-08-06/story/police-taunting-suspect-denial-mark-back-and-forth-lonzie-case



11/22/2014: SMALL JUDICIAL CIRCUIT HAS BIG PROBLEM WITH JUDGES IN CENTRAL FLORIDA http://www.orlandosentinel.com/news/breaking-news/os-florida-judges-ethics-violations-20141122-story.html

10/18/2014: MICHAEL DUNN LOUD-MUSIC LIFE SENTENCE: A CORRECTIVE ON STAND YOUR GROUND LAWS? http://www.csmonitor.com/USA/Justice/2014/1018/Michael-Dunn-loud-music-life-sentence-a-corrective-on-stand-your-ground-laws-video

09/20/2014: SECOND MICHAEL DUNN MURDER TRIAL BEGINS MONDAY IN JACKSONVILLE http://jacksonville.com/news/crime/2014-09-20/story/second-michael-dunn-murder-trial-begins-monday-jacksonville

04/20/2014: RIVIERA BEACH MAN’S CASE COULD IMPACT PRISON SENTENCE OF MARISSA ALEXANDER http://jacksonville.com/news/crime/2014-04-20/story/riviera-beach-mans-case-could-impact-prison-sentence-marissa-alexander


03/13/2014: NANCY GRACE TALKS OSCAR PISTORIUS TRIAL: COULD PREMEDITATED MURDER HAPPEN 'IN THE TWINKLING OF AN EYE'? http://www.politifact.com/punditfact/statements/2014/mar/31/nancy-grace/nancy-grace-talks-oscar-pistorious-trial-could-pre/

03/03/2014: FLORIDA SEEKS TRIPLE SENTENCE IN WARNING-SHOT CASE http://onlineathens.com/national-news/2014-03-03/florida-seeks-triple-sentence-warning-shot-case

03/02/2014: DA ANGELA COREY NOW SEEKS 60 YEARS AGAINST MARISSA ALEXANDER IN 2ND TRIAL http://www.dailykos.com/story/2014/03/02/1281483/-DA-Angela-Corey-Now-Seeks-60-Years-Against-Marissa-Alexander-In-2nd-Trail

02/22/2014: DID ANGELA COREY BLOW IT? EXPERTS SAY STATE PROSECUTOR HAS HISTORY OF OVERCHARGING http://jacksonville.com/news/crime/2014-02-22/story/did-angela-corey-blow-it-experts-say-state-prosecutor-has-history


02/18/2014: MIXED VERDICT IN DUNN TRIAL RESULT OF ‘STAND YOUR GROUND,’ EXPERTS SAY http://america.aljazeera.com/articles/2014/2/17/dunn-trial-blamethelawnotthejuryexpertssay.html

01/14/2014: ACCUSED MOVIE THEATER SHOOTER SAID HE WAS 'IN FEAR OF BEING ATTACKED' http://abcnews.go.com/US/accused-movie-theater-shooter-fear-attacked/story?id=21523732

12/01/2013: MAN CONVICTED OF RACIAL MURDER 38 YEARS AGO IN JACKSONVILLE GETTING NEW TRIAL http://lists.washlaw.edu/pipermail/deathpenalty/2013-December.txt

09/24/2013: FLORIDA COP KILLS MAN BY RUNNING HIM OVER WITH HIS CAR, WILL NOT BE CHARGED http://thinkprogress.org/justice/2013/09/24/2669641/video-released-of-florida-cop-running-over-man-with-his-car/

07/15/2013: DESPITE BACKLASH, 'STAND YOUR GROUND' LAWS DID NOT APPLY TO ZIMMERMAN CASE http://www.tampabay.com/news/courts/criminal/despite-outcry-zimmermans-acquittal-was-not-based-on-stand-your-ground-laws/2131629

07/13/2013: GEORGE ZIMMERMAN TRIAL: SIX WOMEN WEIGH A SILENT MAN’S FUTURE http://www.csmonitor.com/USA/Justice/2013/0713/George-Zimmerman-trial-Six-women-weigh-a-silent-man-s-future

06/09/2013: ZIMMERMAN TRIAL: SELF-DEFENSE & STAND YOUR GROUND LAW http://www.wcjb.com/local-news-state-news/2013/06/zimmerman-trial-self-defense-stand-your-ground-law

03/22/2013: BROTHERS CLAIM SELF-DEFENSE IN KILLING NEAR DAYTONA BEACH http://www.news-journalonline.com/article/20130322/news/130329940

03/13/2013: BROTHERS CLAIM SELF-DEFENSE IN KILLING NEAR DAYTONA BEACH http://www.news-journalonline.com/article/20130322/NEWS/130329940


03/06/2013: ZIMMERMAN SURPRISES DEFENSE, SKIPS “STAND YOUR GROUND” HEARING http://www.thecrimereport.org/news/cjn/2013-03-zim-abandon-stand-your-ground

10/19/2012: TRAYVON MARTIN SHOOTING: SHOULD VICTIM'S HIGH SCHOOL FILE BE MADE PUBLIC? http://www.csmonitor.com/USA/Justice/2012/1019/Trayvon-Martin-shooting-Should-victim-s-high-school-file-be-made-public


05/27/2012: STAND YOUR GROUND: EX-OFFICER SEEKS LAW'S PROTECTION http://www.theledger.com/article/20120527/NEWS/120529441

05/07/2012: IN FLORIDA, IT’S OFTEN SHOOT FIRST, LEARN THE LAW LATER http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2012/05/17/in-florida-it-s-often-shoot-first-learn-the-law-later.html

04/11/2012: GEORGE ZIMMERMAN CHARGED IN TRAYVON MARTIN CASE http://usatoday30.usatoday.com/news/nation/story/2012-04-11/trayvon-martin-review/54167820/1

04/03/2012: MEDIA TAKE ON POLICE-LIKE ROLE IN FLORIDA TEEN’S DEATH http://www.pressherald.com/2012/04/03/media-take-on-police-like-role-in-teens-death_2012-04-03/


02/10/2012: NO TRIAL IN SIGHT IN '09 MURDER CASE; PROGRESS HALTED BECAUSE OF LANGUAGE BARRIER http://www.alipac.us/f12/09-murder-case%3B-progress-halted-because-language-barrier-251760/

11/12/2011: EXECUTION SET FOR TUESDAY IN DEATHS OF WOMEN DUMPED OVERBOARD http://www.gainesville.com/article/20111112/articles/111119851

10/09/2011: INSIDE THE MIND OF TED BUNDY, PART 1 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G_Lq9KXdmY8

10/09/2011: INSIDE THE MIND OF TED BUNDY, PART 2 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ytGnQAC0IKo

10/09/2011: INSIDE THE MIND OF TED BUNDY, PART 3 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SaEHJtYcnZw

10/09/2011: INSIDE THE MIND OF TED BUNDY, PART 4 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7wky11W4pgU

10/09/2011: INSIDE THE MIND OF TED BUNDY, PART 5 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CUblsZXO-6k

09/08/2011: TED BUNDY PROSECUTOR BOB DEKLE BOOK SIGNING AT FGC http://northfloridanow.com/ted-bundy-prosecutor-bob-dekle-book-signing-at-fgc-p4501-92.htm

09/05/2011: FLORIDA EXECUTIONS IN LEGAL LIMBO http://nixle.com/alert/4728362/

07/17/2011: UF PROFESSOR WRITES BOOK ABOUT HIS MOST FAMOUS CASE http://www.gainesville.com/article/20110717/ARTICLES/110719832

05/02/2011: TED BUNDY’S PROSECUTOR SPEAKS TO JWLA https://www.jaxdailyrecord.com/showstory.php?Story_id=533494

09/17/2010: WRONGFUL CONVICTION HEARING IN ORANGE TODAY FOR WOMAN FOUND GUILTY OF CRIMINAL MISCHIEF http://it.tmcnet.com/news/2010/09/17/5014060.htm

07/14/2006: COUEY MURDER TRIAL HALTED http://www.theledger.com/article/20060714/NEWS/607140356

2006: FIVE QUESTIONS WITH BOB DEKLE http://trialtheater.com/articles/dekle.htm