LIVE OAK, FLORIDA – The Libertarian Party of Florida, in conjunction with the 1787 Network, is staging a rally to support whistleblower Robert P. “Bob” Burton at the office of State Attorney Skip Jarvis on Saturday, June 25, 2011. The rally will be held at 100 Court Street SE in Live Oak beginning at noon. […]
Judges Dropping Like Flies In Whistleblower Burton Case, Official Calls Case “Politically Motivated”
A 1787 Network Exclusive By Adrian Wyllie HAMILTON COUNTY, FLORIDA – Robert “Bob” Burton was arrested on Sunday, June 5, 2011 and charged with recording a telephone conversation with Ryan Tyson, the former Chief of Staff of Florida Senator Charlie Dean. Burton was detained at the Hamilton County jail before posting a $50,000 surety […]
2011-01-21 Liberty Underground Hour 1 Alex rants about Marco Rubio failing to join the Tea Party Caucus, Adrian details the exclusive 1787 Network story about Whistleblower Bob Burton and the FDLE raid on his home, we break the story of William Kilgore, the copwatcher arrested for filming Tarpon Springs police officers.
A 1787 Network Exclusive
by Adrian Wyllie
JASPER, FLORIDA – Robert “Bob” Burton is a deadhead logger in the Florida panhandle. In the course of his business, he stumbled upon some illegal activities carried out by the Florida Department of Environmental Protection (DEP), including state employees dumping toxic waste in Florida water reclamation areas.
On Friday, Hamilton County sheriff’s deputies and heavily armed Florida Department of Law Enforcement (FDLE) agents served him with a search warrant and seized his computer, cell phone, video camera, and other items. However, Burton has not been charged with any crime.