Justices Asked To Order Redrawn Congressional DistrictsThe Florida Supreme Court should order a third draft of the state's congressional districts to fully eliminate illegal gerrymandering, attorneys for groups that have challenged the map argued Wednesday.
Court Weighs Hike In Bar Fees For Legal AidFlorida's high court heard arguments Tuesday on whether attorneys should get a price hike in Bar fees to help meet the legal needs of poor Floridians.
Lawyers File Petition To Boost Bar Dues To Aid The Poor A coalition of attorneys, including former Supreme Court Justice Raoul Cantero, filed a petition Monday with the state’s top court seeking to hike fees on lawyers to help fund legal services for the poor.
Both Sides Confident As Redistricting Trial Ends A historic challenge to the congressional districts drawn by state lawmakers two years ago is now in the hands of a Leon County circuit judge after a trial in the case wrapped up Wednesday.
GOP Wants Challenge To State Senate Redistricting Map TossedThe Republican-led state Legislature wants a legal challenge to redistricting map of the Florida Senate thrown out.