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Operation Coin Toss

Identifier: MSS 2011-005

Scope and Contents

Operation Coin Toss investigation includes copies of: legal documents, transcripts of taped statements, subpoenaed records, sworn questionnaires, and transcripts of computer files regarding FSUPD case# 02-3702 and FDLE case TL-19-0001 for Adrian McPherson.


  • Created: 2002-2004
  • Other: Date acquired: 12/11/2011

Biographical or Historical Information

Adrian McPherson was quarterback for FSU's football team from 2001-2002.


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Legal documents and case files of Operation Coin Toss from 2002-2004, a joint investigation with Florida State University Police Department, Tallahassee Police Department, and Florida Department of Law Enforcement regarding Adrian McPherson and gambling.

Source of Acquisition

Bought from Tallahassee Police Department

Related Publication

Erin Marshall. (2014). One for the (Sports) Books: A Case Study on Scandal in College Athletics (master's thesis).

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Repository Details

Part of the FSU Special Collections & Archives Repository

116 Honors Way
PO Box 3062047
Tallahassee FL 32306-2047 US