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Judge keeps Libertarian Wyllie out of debate

From the Tampa Bay Times:

A federal judge Tuesday rejected arguments by Libertarian gubernatorial candidate Adrian Wyllie that he should be allowed to take part in a debate Wednesday night with Republican Gov. Rick Scott and Democratic challenger Charlie Crist.

U.S. District Judge James Cohn, in a six-page ruling, refused to grant a temporary restraining order or a preliminary injunction that would have required debate organizers to allow Wyllie into the televised debate.… Read more ...

Florida LP Chair Adrian Wyllie: Prosecution Caught Unprepared, “Huge” REAL ID Court Challenge Rescheduled

Emailed to IPR:

CLEARWATER, FLORIDA – The State of Florida is facing a legal challenge to the new driver’s license requirements as mandated by the Department of Homeland Security under the REAL ID Act. Libertarian Party of Florida Chairman and syndicated radio talk host Adrian Wyllie was cited for driving without a license, and will argue that the new DL requirements force citizens to waive their constitutional rights in order to be granted the “privilege” of driving.… Read more ...

FL: Libertarians to hold rally Saturday in support of jailed whistleblower

From a Jun 23, 2011 media release sent to IPR by the Libertarian Party of Florida:

LIVE OAK, FLORIDA – The Libertarian Party of Florida, in conjunction with the 1787 Network, is staging a rally to support whistleblower Bob Burton at the office of State Attorney Skip Jarvis on Saturday, June 25, 2011.… Read more ...

Adrian Wyllie Seeks Florida Libertarian Party State Chairmanship

Press release:

PALM HARBOR – For decades, the Libertarian Party of Florida has sat on the political sidelines watching the Republicans and Democrats run up the score. But Adrian Wyllie thinks that the LPF has the right philosophy to get in the game, and he has the right plan to level the field.… Read more ...

LP of Florida says LNC, LNCC should boot Wayne Root

Karl Dickey at The Examiner and Liberty for All:

During a regular meeting of the Libertarian Party of Florida’s Executive Committee last night, they created a resolution (found below) to repudiate recent comments made by Libertarian National Congressional Committee chairman Wayne Allyn Root and suggested his removal from any leadership position within the Libertarian Party.

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Snitker accuses Rubio of cowardice in new video

Sent to contact.ipr@gmail.com, Sept. 20:

In a video released today on YouTube.com, Libertarian U.S. Senate candidate Alex Snitker accuses Republican challenger Marco Rubio of being afraid to face him. Included in the video is footage of Rubio leaving a tea party event immediately after being asked, “What do you think of Alex Snitker being excluded from the debates?” Some members of the assembled crowd shouted “Run, Marco!” as he made his hasty exit.… Read more ...