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Killers buried among military heroes

Richard Lardner and Doug Stanley of The Tampa Tribune report at least 50 veterans who committed homicides in civilian life are interred at Florida National Cemetery, "the final resting place for tens of thousands of military veterans," according to the paper's analysis of cemetery and prison records. The paper reports Congress is expected to pass legislation prohibiting killers from being buried in national cemeteries and receiving military honors at their funerals.

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