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Former Fla. police officer scheduled for execution

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STARKE, Fla. (AP) — A former Florida police officer is scheduled to be executed for the murder of nine people 26 years ago. The execution by lethal injection of 56-year-old Manuel Pardo is set for 6 p.m. Tuesday at Florida State Prison in Starke. U.S. Judge Timothy Corrigan denied Pardo's request for a stay on Monday. Officials said most of Pardo's victims were involved with drugs. Pardo...