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Rep. Alexander Suarez spoke to the House last Friday, a day before he resigned.  Photo by Israel Fontoura

Boca House member resigns before his impeachment hearing

January 22, 2019

Rep. Alexander Suarez sent a letter of resignation to Student Government this past Saturday.

Alexander Suarez (left) and Michaelangelo Hamilton (right) pose after their first House meeting last year. The original petition was to remove both of them from office, but the new Articles of Impeachment are against Suarez only. Photo courtesy of Hamilton's Facebook

Boca House representatives file impeachment charges against another member

January 17, 2019

The counts against Rep. Alexander Suarez range from harassment to extortion.

Reps. Alexander Suarez (left) and Michaelangelo Hamilton (right) streamed several Facebook live videos, in which former Rep. Jon Carter claims they violated Florida law by effectively holding a Student Government meeting without notifying the public. They have been removed from Facebook, but the UP linked two saved videos in the article. Photo courtesy of Facebook

Former House member petitions to remove two representatives

January 11, 2019

Florida law mandates that government meetings be public, but former Rep. Jon Carter claims that two SG members broke this rule.

During a House of Representatives meeting Nov. 16, members did not reach a required majority vote to impeach Gov. Luke Turner. House Rep. Alexander Suarez is a former sponsor of the Articles of Impeachment against Turner. Photo by Hope Dean

Open letter to Student Government: My side of the tale

December 21, 2018

House Rep. Alexander Suarez discusses alleged backdoor deals in SG relating to the impeachment attempt against Boca campus Gov. Luke Turner.

Things became heated when House of Representatives members met to discuss the possible impeachment of Luke Turner. Photo courtesy of the FAU House of Representatives Facebook page

Student Government members make things ‘personal’ over Boca governor impeachment charges

November 16, 2018

House of Representatives members talked over and shouted at each other within the first 10 minutes of meeting.

Things became heated when House of Representatives members met to discuss the possible impeachment of Luke Turner. Photo courtesy of the FAU House of Representatives Facebook page

Student Government members to hold ‘special’ meeting

November 15, 2018

The impeachment charges against the Boca campus governor will be discussed, among other things.