Florida Supreme Court

Redistricting Map 2012 (Source: CBS4)

Supreme Court: Release Redistricting Documents

The Florida Supreme Court on Thursday unanimously rejected a Republican political consultant’s efforts to keep his redistricting records private, promising to give the public its first glimpse of documents that helped lead to the state’s congressional districts being thrown out this summer.

11/13/2014

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Supreme Court Ponders Life Sentences For Juveniles

Florida Supreme Court judges heard arguments on Thursday in the debate over sentencing juveniles who have been convicted of first-degree murder.

11/06/2014

Jameis Winston #5 of the Florida State Seminoles on the field during pregame against the Clemson Tigers at Doak Campbell Stadium on September 20, 2014 in Tallahassee, Florida.  (Source: Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Winston Complies With School Hearing Deadline

Quarterback Jameis Winston has complied with the first deadline in Florida State’s code of conduct hearing process, the adviser for the Winston family said Friday.

10/17/2014

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Supreme Court Rejects Cell-Phone Tracking By Police

The Florida Supreme court said police will need warrants before tracking criminal suspects using their cell-phone information.

10/16/2014

Jameis Winston #5 of the Florida State Seminoles walks off the field after beating the Oklahoma State Cowboys 37-31 during the Advocare Cowboys Classic at AT&T Stadium on August 30, 2014 in Arlington, Texas.  (Source: Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

Winston Hearing May Not Have Quick Resolution

The resolution to Florida State’s code of conduct investigation of Jameis Winston may not come before the end of the football season despite imminent deadlines in the process.

10/16/2014

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Court Rules Cell Phones Can’t Be Used For Tracking Without Warrant

Florida’s highest court said Thursday police in Florida have no right to use a cell phone to track someone’s movements without a warrant.

10/16/2014

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Court Sides With Hollywood Motorist In Red-Light Camera Case

On Wednesday, an appeals court said the city of Hollywood violated state law by relying on a private company to issue traffic citations to red-light runners.

10/15/2014

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Florida Gays Anticipate Trip To Altar

Gay rights activists in Florida believe the United States Supreme Court on Monday sealed the deal for same sex marriage in the state.

10/07/2014

The U.S. Supreme Court building June 27, 2012 in Washington, DC.  (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

U.S. Supreme Court Sides Condemned Inmate On IQ Issue

A man on Florida’s Death Row for a 1981 murder in Palm Beach County won a legal round this week.

10/07/2014

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Supreme Court To Weigh Florida Case On Judicial Fundraising

U.S. Supreme court officials announced they will take up a Florida campaign on whether judicial candidates should be allowed to personally solicit campaign contributions.

10/02/2014

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