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by BA 25 Views comments - (Photo/Twitter) Gov. Ron DeSantis' suspended 13th Judicial Circuit State Attorney Andrew Warren, the chief prosecutor for Hillsborough County, Thursday after calling him "woke" and accusing him of refusing to enforce certain laws.The move drew applause from some law enforcement leaders in the Tampa area and top Republicans, but was criticized by Democrats as a flagrant abuse of power.DeSantis cited positions Warren has taken on abortion laws, transgender medical treatment and other issues.Warren is a Democrat who has been out front on criminal justice reform. He chairs the Florida Democratic Party’s Safety & Justice Task Force.Republicans have pushed back against these reforms, arguing they are leading to an increase in crime.