Influential lawyer gets too close to Pinellas business for comfort - 2008-10-29

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F7.png Influential lawyer gets too close to Pinellas business for comfort October 29, 2008, Will Van Sant, Tampa Bay Times

Clients pay Ed Armstrong for legal help and his access to the upper reaches of county government, where leaders enjoy the benefits of being close to the Clearwater lawyer but are wary of appearing too cozy.

It's a delicate dance of interests, and Armstrong may have overstepped it at last week's Pinellas County Commission meeting, where roughly 250 residents came to be heard on a slate of contentious land use cases.

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{{cite news | first = Will | last = Van Sant | title = Influential lawyer gets too close to Pinellas business for comfort | url = http://www.tampabay.com/news/localgovernment/article879604.ece | work = Tampa Bay Times | date = October 29, 2008 | accessdate = January 14, 2017 }}