Marijuana Bill Moving To Full SenateA bill headed to the Senate floor would eliminate the 90-day requirement for patients purchasing marijuana on a doctor’s recommendation.
Florida House Passes Bill To Add Stricter Punishment For Selling FentanylThe Florida House of Representatives passed a bill Thursday to add the drug fentanyl to Florida’s drug trafficking statute.
Sen. Artiles Under Fire For Using Racial Slur While Talking To African-American ColleaguesA Republican senator from Miami is under fire for using a racial slur while talking to two African-American colleagues in Tallahassee.
Justices Deal Blow To Tobacco IndustryState Supreme Court justices this week rejected arguments by R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company that federal law should shield it from liability.
House Ready To Back 'Stand Your Ground' ChangeA change in how "stand your ground" self-defense cases would be handled in the courts moved closer Tuesday to advancing out of the House.
Senators Hoist Bills On Beer Glasses, DistilleriesLegislation that would allow distributors to give away free branded beer glasses at Florida craft distilleries clears Senate committee.
House Moves Forward On Medical MarijuanaA Florida House panel gave a thumbs-up Tuesday to a medical-marijuana proposal castigated by supporters of Amendment 2.
Judge Tosses Out Trauma System PlanA judge rejected a plan by the Florida Department of Health that likely would have led to an increase in trauma centers across the state.
Passenger Rail Bill Hits House RoadblockA controversial proposal for the state to oversee aspects of high-speed rail might have been derailed in the House.
State, Tribe Target Judge's Ruling On GamesSeminole Tribe is asking a Tallahassee judge to reconsider a ruling they contend could open the floodgates for unregulated slot machines.
'Liquor Wall' Bill Ready For House DebateThe House is ready to take up a bill to repeal a Prohibition-era law that prevents liquor from being sold alongside groceries.
House Ready To Take Up Judicial Term LimitsThe House is scheduled to take up a proposed constitutional amendment that would lead to term limits for Florida Supreme Court justices.