Norm Kent

  • Blogs

    October 21, 2014

    Meet the Americans Serving Life in Prison for Weed

    Finishing off the end of a joint, the DeLisi brothers slid into a 7-Eleven parking lot just off Sample Road in Pompano Beach. It was the end of 1974, and they were ages 30 and 38, full of New York swagger, and feeling invincible. Tucked into the yellow 1965 Porsche's passenger seat was Teddy, a swee ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 7, 2014

    Ryan Uhre Tested Positive for Cocaine, Alcohol, and Weed, According to Toxicology Report

    Weston native and FSU student Ryan Uhre, whose body was discovered on the rooftop of a building in Tallahassee in February after he had vanished for nearly two weeks, had cocaine, alcohol, and marijuana in his system. This according to the toxicology report and documents released by the Tallahassee ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 27, 2014

    Medical Marijuana Business Conference in West Palm Beach This Weekend

    Anticipating passage of the Florida medical marijuana amendment this fall, our favorite retired pot smuggler is hosting a conference this weekend on the business of therapeutic maryjane. Guest speakers from around the nation will spill the seed on the legal, medical, financial and probable regulator ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 21, 2014

    Ryan Uhre: What We Know So Far About the FSU Student's Disappearance and Death

    Police are still awaiting the autopsy results of Weston native and FSU student, Ryan Uhre, whose body was discovered on the rooftop of a building in Tallahassee on Wednesday after he had vanished for nearly two weeks. Uhre's disappearance has been a high-profile case, hitting close to home and com ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 21, 2011

    Photogate: Legal Wrangling Continues Over Photo Ban; Rogue Cops to Blame?

    journoterrorist.comNorm Kent and City Attorney Harry Stewart​Fort Lauderdale's recent bumbling over an unlawful ban on photography by the producers of Rock of Ages took a weird turn in court yesterday. Hibernatory City Attorney Harry Stewart and cane-wielding lawyer-provocateur Norm Kent stood off ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 15, 2011

    Journalists Sue Fort Lauderdale Over Photography Ban, Plan Himmarshee "Lunch-In"

    Carlos Miller​Fort Lauderdale has a lawsuit on its hands after letting a movie production company put up bogus no-trespassing signs, which attempted to prohibit photography by citing a random city ordinance.The Hollywood film Rock of Ages is being filmed around the Himmarshee Village area. Several ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 26, 2011

    Government-Supplied Marijuana Cigarettes from Miami Are Lost in the Mail

    Mussika's missing medical marijuana.​Elvy Mussika is a former South Florida resident who uses medical marijuana -- grown and supplied directly by the federal government. As detailed in our October "Legalize It" issue, the government started a program in 1982 that supplied pre-rolled joints to pati ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 17, 2011

    Censorial and/or Cell Phone Stealing Sodomites: A Story With a Moral

    Homosexual bandits about town.​There's a gay cell phone bandit on the loose at The Living Room! But you'll never hear about it! Because the The Living Room is run by censorial advertisers, who --Oh, whoops. Cat's out of the bag. Here's what happened, near as I can tell: The partner of the editor o ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 18, 2009

    Norm Kent to Launch New Gay Paper in Wilton Manors

    C.StilesExtra! Norm Kent's got a new paper.​A month ago, when the owner of the South Florida Blade declared bankruptcy and suddenly shut down the paper, there were fears that local gay media was dead.But soon, two publications will be vying to fill the Blade's void.Florida Agenda, owned by Oakland ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 9, 2009

    Local Lawyer "Comes Out" as Pot Smoker

    Local attorney Norm Kent serves on the Board of Directors of NORML, the National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws. So it wouldn't take a giant stretch of the imagination to picture him puffing on what my grandma used to call "the wacky weed." Saturday, however, Kent made it official in ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 2, 2009

    Norm Kent Is The Man

    If you haven't checked it out, take a spin over to Norm Kent's "Broward Law Blog" this morning. Yes, the "renowned criminal defense attorney," as Kent refers to himself, and former Express Gay News publisher is giving the bliz a go. "I want to spark people's conscience; to make them care about ... More >>

  • News

    September 13, 2007
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    August 30, 2007

    Norm, Norm, and NORML

    Who's Smokin' Funny Cigarettes?

  • News

    August 23, 2007

    C'mon, Get Happy

    Does Mayor Jim Naugle still know Fort Lauderdale?

  • Blogs

    October 5, 2006

    Foley Cried At Pages' Farewell Ceremony

    The most interesting moment on the Michelangelo Signorile show on Sirius radio today was when Signorile played a tape recording of Foley's farewell speech to Congressional pages at a Capitol Hill ceremony (not sure of the year). I'm listening to Foley talking about how wonderful the, experience, had ... More >>

  • News

    November 24, 2005

    Mind Your Manors

    Oakland Park gets a makeover thanks to its gay southern neighbor

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    September 22, 2005

    Savage Station

    The Sun-Sentinel's news station, WFTL-AM (850), was an oasis of local talk. Now it's just another haven for hate.

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    June 17, 2004

    Firing Line

    Sure, the economy's great, but these jobs are disappearing

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    January 1, 2004

    Window Treatment

    The new owner of the Express is a gay-media conglomerate with alleged financial problems

  • Music

    December 25, 2003

    When bongs are outlawed

    Broward makes a federal case of it: No glass pipes for the kids this holiday season

  • News

    May 8, 2003

    Out with the Truth

    With his voting record at issue, why won't U.S. Congressman Mark Foley just say that he's gay?

  • News

    March 7, 2002

    Canine Spending

    Plus: Broward County's spiderman gets off easy this time, but he's still snarled in authorities' web

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    January 10, 2002

    Drug Holiday

    Once a leading gay activist, CenterOne cofounder Gary Steinsmith has fallen on hard times

  • News

    May 31, 2001

    Ash & Burn

    William Ash calls himself Mister Madam, but in the South Florida gay community, this ex-con's name is mud