Florida Supreme Court

Judge Gisele Pollack was arrested on May 1, 2014 on multiple DUI charges. (Source: BSO)

Panel Recommends Broward Judge Be Removed From Bench

A state judicial panel is recommending that suspended Broward County Judge Gisele Pollack be removed from the bench.

01/05/2015

Guns for sale at Wal-Mart. (Photo by Newsmakers)

Court Says Wal-Mart Employee Could Have Gun At Work

A state appeals court said a Wal-Mart employee was legally entitled to have a gun at the business, but still upheld his conviction for attempted second-degree murder.

01/02/2015

Ozzie Russ and Stephen Schlairet feed one of their horses on their Washington County farm near Chipley. (Source: Tom Urban/NSF)

Gay Marriage Fight Finds Unlikely Home In Rural Panhandle

Stephen Schlairet and Ozzie Russ have almost as much in common with their neighbors in the tiny Panhandle community of Chipley as the way of life that sets them apart.

12/30/2014

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Former Miami Lakes Mayor Pizzi Wants Job Back & Back Pay

One day after the Florida Supreme court ordered that the suspension of Miami Lakes Mayor Michale Pizzi be revoked, his honor is fighting for his old job back.

12/23/2014

Suspended Miami Lakes Mayor Michael Pizzi celebrates being acquitted of federal charges. (Source: CBS4)

FL Supreme Court Orders Pizzi Suspension Revoked

The attorney for Michael Pizzi, the suspended mayor of Miami Lakes, said he expects Pizzi to return to office.

12/22/2014

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Supreme Court Won’t Stop Gay Marriages In Florida

Same-sex weddings could begin as soon as January 6, 2015 after the U.S. Supreme Court on Friday refused to block gay marriages in Florida.

12/19/2014

Florida Legislature (Source: David Sutta/CBS4)

Florida Legislature Defends New Districts

The Florida Legislature is sharply defending a new Congressional map it drew up during an August special session.

12/19/2014

Cynthia Imperato (Source: CBS4)

Broward Judge Found Guilty Of DUI

The verdict is in for a Broward judge on trial.

12/19/2014

Courtroom Jury Box Generic (Source: CBS4)

Bill Would Clear Way For Recordings In Sexual-Abuse Cases

Moving quickly after the Florida Supreme Court ordered a new trial for a man convicted of sexually abusing his stepdaughter, a state lawmaker Friday filed a bill that would allow secretly recorded conversations to be used as evidence in such cases.

12/19/2014

Gavel (Source: AP)

Secret Recordings Force New Trial In Sex-Abuse Case

A man convicted of sexually abusing his stepdaughter should receive a new trial because of the improper use of secret recordings made by the alleged victim, the Florida Supreme Court ruled Thursday.

12/11/2014

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