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  • 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.


  • American Scene

    City Council members are considering a resolution that would declare the Army private suspected of leaking classified information to WikiLeaks a hero and call for his release.


  • 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)

    In Fla. gov's binder, Jim Morrison shouts 'Love!'

    It's a strange sheaf of documents for Florida's governor to have. The thick notebook describes how Jim Morrison discussed sex with a lamb he held on stage, ordered fans to "love your neighbor 'til it hurts" and later, at trial, defended his boozy singing to a prosecutor.


  • 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.


  • 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 pardon papers paint picture of wild night

    It's a strange sheaf of documents for Florida's governor to have. The thick notebook describes how Jim Morrison discussed sex with a lamb he held on stage, ordered fans to "love your neighbor 'til it hurts" and later, at trial, defended his boozy singing to a prosecutor.


  • FILE - Florida senate candidate Gov. Charlie Crist participates in a gubernatorial debate at the University of South Florida, in Tampa, Fla.,in this Oct. 24, 2010 file photo. The outgoing Florida Gov. Charlie Crist Crist told the St. Petersburg Times Tuesday Nov. 16, 2010 he is looking to pardoning the long-dead rocker Jim Morrison who was convicted of exposing himself at a raucous 1969 concert in Miami. (AP Photo/Joseph Garnett, Jr., File)

    Proposal to pardon dead Doors singer lights a fire

    The time to hesitate is through, no time to wallow in the mire: Florida's outgoing governor wants to posthumously pardon rock wild child Jim Morrison, the lead singer of the Doors who was famously convicted of exposing himself at a 1969 concert in Miami.


  • Jim Morrison of The Doors (Associated Press)

    Outgoing Florida governor wants Jim Morrison pardoned

    Outgoing Florida Gov. Charlie Crist wants a state pardon for long-dead rocker Jim Morrison, who was convicted of exposing himself at a raucous 1969 concert in Miami.


  • Slamming a Door

    Did Jim Morrison overdose on a nightclub toilet or die of a drug-induced heart attack in a bathtub at home? Thirty-six years after the death in Paris of the Doors legend, biographers are locking horns over his final hours.


  • Slamming a Door

    Did Jim Morrison overdose on a nightclub toilet or die of a drug-induced heart attack in a bathtub at home? Thirty-six years after the death in Paris of the Doors legend, biographers are locking horns over his final hours.


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