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posted Friday, May 7, 2010 - Volume 38 Issue 19

Bill McCullom requested hiring of antigay psychologist now in Rentboy scandal
BY STEVE ROTHAUS
MiamiHerald.com

Attorney General Bill McCollum personally requested that the state's Department of Children & Families hire antigay psychologist George Rekers at $300 an hour as an expert witness to defend Florida's ban on gay people adopting, records show.

"Our attorneys handling this case have searched long and hard for other expert witnesses with comparable expertise to Dr. Rekers and have been unable to identify any who would be available for this case," McCollum wrote in 2007 to then-DCF Secretary Bob Butterworth.

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