Juvenile Justice, Foster Care Issues Gain In 2014 SessionThe 2014 legislative session saw major gains for juvenile justice issues in Florida while also seeking to bolster the independence of foster children.
Florida Senate Approves "Charlotte's Web" Medical Marijuana BillGov. Rick Scott is expected to sign a bill that would legalize the use of low-THC marijuana to treat epilepsy and cancer patients.
House, Scott Back Medical Marijuana BillGov. Rick Scott said he will sign a medical marijuana bill poised to pass the Florida Senate, after the measure received overwhelming support Thursday from the House as children whose lives hang in the balance looked on.
Taxes, Speed Limits & Beer Growlers Top Legislature's TopicsTax cuts, stiffer sex offender laws, expanding school vouchers and, as always, the state budget will be among the issues Florida legislators will consider over their annual 60-day session.