A Florida court has ruled that caps on certain damages in medical malpractice lawsuits do not apply in personal injury cases.
The Supreme Court, on Monday, upheld the use of a controversial drug in lethal-injections executions—even as two dissenting justices said for the first time they think it’s “highly likely” the death penalty itself is unconstitutional.
South Florida same sex couples who are, or get, married will now have that marriage recognized by every state in the union.
Republican presidential candidate Marco Rubio says the U.S. Supreme Court decisions on a key provision of the President’s health care law and state bans on gay marriage should not be the final word on either issue.
A South Florida appeals court Wednesday overturned a circuit judge’s constitutional ruling that threatened a major underpinning of the state’s workers-compensation insurance system.
The U.S. Supreme Court has decided to review the case of a Miami-Dade woman who had her untainted assets frozen by the government.
People needing help with divorces, foreclosures or child support could use public computers at libraries, shopping malls or courthouses as a type of legal “triage” under a proposal approved Friday by the Florida Commission on Access to Civil Justice.
A federal judge last week rejected the state’s latest attempt to end a decade-long lawsuit that contends Florida has not properly provided care to children in the Medicaid program.
In response to a lawsuit filed by state Senate Democrats, the leadership of the Florida House has told the state’s highest court that it had the power to adjourn three days before the schedule end of the session.
The Supreme Court is hearing arguments Tuesday in several cases about the right of same-sex couples to marry.