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  • Doors' Morrison pardoned in indecent exposure case

    Jim Morrison was posthumously pardoned Thursday for a 1970 indecent exposure conviction in Florida, a move a woman who said she was married to The Doors lead singer called a cheap political ploy.


  • Cabinet member Alex Sink speaks about the pardoning of the late rock star Jim Morrison on Thursday, Dec. 9, 2010 in Tallahassee, Fla.(AP Photo/Steve Cannon)

    Doors' Jim Morrison pardoned for indecent exposure

    Forty years after Jim Morrison was convicted of exposing himself at a wild Miami concert, this is the end: Florida's Clemency Board, egged on by departing Gov. Charlie Crist, pardoned The Doors' long-dead singer Thursday.


  • Widow: Jim Morrison wouldn't have wanted a pardon

    The widow of The Doors singer Jim Morrison says Florida's intention to pardon him for a 1969 indecent exposure conviction is a cheap political ploy.


  • Doors' Jim Morrison to get pardoned in Florida

    A woman who said she was married to The Doors singer Jim Morrison on Thursday called Florida's intention to pardon him for a 1969 indecent exposure conviction a cheap political ploy.


  • Fla. Clemency Board considers Jim Morrison pardon

    Doors singer Jim Morrison would have turned 67 on Wednesday. On Thursday, Florida's Gov. Charlie Crist and the other members of the state's Clemency Board will decide whether the late rocker should be pardoned for a 1969 indecent exposure conviction.


  • Doors' Morrison gets votes needed for Fla. pardon

    The Doors' Jim Morrison will get a posthumous pardon Thursday for an indecent exposure conviction in Florida that resulted when the late singer pulled what a bandmate called "a mind trip on the audience, and they totally fell for it."


  • Illustration: Public safety unions by Greg Groesch for The Washington Times

    MIX: Lame ducks paying their union dues

    Last month, citizens across the country sent a strong message to politicians - Republicans and Democrats alike - that they do not want more congressional meddling.


  • Cabinet member Alex Sink speaks about the pardoning of the late rock star Jim Morrison on Thursday, Dec. 9, 2010 in Tallahassee, Fla.(AP Photo/Steve Cannon)

    Documents on Doors' Morrison show his wild side

    As Gov. Charlie Crist prepares for a his last Clemency Board meeting, he's reviewing a notebook containing details about a profanity-strewn rant on love and a joke about having sex with a lamb.


  • Cabinet member Alex Sink speaks about the pardoning of the late rock star Jim Morrison on Thursday, Dec. 9, 2010 in Tallahassee, Fla.(AP Photo/Steve Cannon)

    Morrison's FSU transcript shows mostly As and Bs

    The Doors singer Jim Morrison, who may be pardoned for an indecent exposure conviction, was a pretty good student while attending Florida State University.


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