Counties, DJJ Renew Legal Fight About Detention CostsA decade into a dispute about how to divvy up the costs of detaining young offenders, the Florida Department of Juvenile Justice and more than two-dozen counties are digging in for more legal fighting.
Fed. Court Strikes Down Early Voting Restrictions In Some Fla. CountiesGovernor Rick Scott and the Republican-led Florida Legislature were rebuked by a federal judge Thursday for cutting early voting days.
Justice Department Subpoenas Counties Over Voter PurgeThe fight over Florida’s attempt to purge voter rolls just months before an election took another twist Thursday as the Department of Justice subpoenaed information that counties were going to use to remove non-citizens from the rolls, according to CBS4 news partner the Miami Herald.
Early Voting Starts Monday In Five Counties, Including MonroeVoters in five Florida counties will be allowed to begin casting their primary votes Monday, while most of the state will wait until next Saturday
Early Voting Begins Monday In Monroe CountyMany of us wait until the last minute to vote. If you live in the Keys, why not avoid the election-day lines by voting early? Inside: links to voter registration, plus learn about the voting process.
SBA Loans Offered For South Fla. Tornado VictimsThere is some good news for South Florida residents whose homes were destroyed or damaged by a recent tornado that a left a trail of destruction in Sunrise and Plantation.