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Judge backs Dorworth on ‘Sunshine’ decision

August 25, 2015 - Orlando Sentinel
The Orlando Sentinel spoke with Orlando criminal lawyer Richard Hornsby about his successful representation of former legislator Chris Dorworth against Sunshine Law charges.

Downtown shooter will get new trial

August 15, 2015 - Orlando Sentinel
Orlando criminal lawyer Richard Hornsby spoke with the Orlando Sentinel about the reversal of the Downtown Orlando Shooter's murder conviction due to faulty jury instructions.

Father doubts claim son rushed ex-cop in shooting

August 8, 2015 - Orlando Sentinel
Orlando criminal lawyer Richard Hornsby spoke with the Orlando Sentinel after new questions had been raised in the claimed self defense shooting of a teenager caught burglarizing a neighbor's house.

Woman accused of stalking ex-fiancé

August 7, 2015 - Orlando Sentinel
Orlando criminal lawyer Richard Hornsby spoke with the Orlando Sentinel about a woman who is accused of stalking her ex-fiancé after sending a large number of anonymous text messages and emails.

Ex-cop says fear led him to shoot teen

August 6, 2015 - Orlando Sentinel
Orlando criminal lawyer Richard Hornsby spoke with the Orlando Sentinel about an ex-cop who claimed self defense in shooting a teenager caught burglarizing a neighbor's house.

Judge to Mom: Hand over baby for medical care

May 16, 2015 - Orlando Sentinel
Orlando criminal lawyer Richard Hornsby spoke with the Orlando Sentinel about the ongoing child neglect investigation into the parents of Baby Penelope.

Daughter, stepson give 2 accounts of stabbing, records say

January 29, 2015 - Orlando Sentinel
Orlando criminal lawyer Richard Hornsby spoke with the Orlando Sentinel about a wife's claim of self-defense against her husband.

Cops question DUI checkpoint silent treatment

January 20, 2015 - Orlando Sentinel
Orlando criminal lawyer Richard Hornsby spoke with the Orlando Sentinel about a questionable strategy for responding to DUI checkpoints made popular by a viral video.