‘Lifesaving Godsends For Survivors Of Abuse’: State Sen. Lauren Book Knows Firsthand The Important Work Done By Slain FBI AgentsState Sen. Lauren Book, a child advocate and a survivor of child sexual abuse, understands better than most just how important the work Special Agents Laura Schwartzenberger and Daniel Alfin were doing.
Court Voids Stalking Injunction Involving Florida Senator Lauren BookAn appeals court has overturned a stalking injunction placed on a man who disagrees with a state senator's view on sex offenders.
Facing South Florida: One-On-One With State Senator Lauren BookThis week on Facing South Florida, Florida state Senator Lauren Book joins host Jim DeFede.
Florida Lawmakers Tour School In Israel, See Examples Of Country-Wide Security MeasuresA group of Florida lawmakers spent part of Monday touring a middle school in the heart of Tel Aviv, Israel.
'We Can And Must Do More': Florida Lawmaker Renews Push To Curb Human TraffickingA year ago, state Sen. Lauren Book wanted to allow human-trafficking survivors to sue hotels that turned a blind eye to abuse. But after that idea did not pass, the Plantation Democrat is back with a different proposal: training hotel employees to spot trafficking.
Facing South Florida: MSD Commission Draft ReportThe commission appointed to investigate the Marjory Stoneman Douglas shooting is out with its draft report.
Sen. Lauren Book On Walking Tour To Promote Sex Abuse AwarenessA sex abuse survivor is on a mission that she’s undertaking one step at a time.
State Senator Files Bill To Eliminate Florida’s Confederate HolidaysBroward County State Sen. Lauren Book filed a bill Friday to eliminate Florida’s confederate holidays.
Gaetz, Book Bring In Campaign CashIn the halls of the Florida Capitol, the names Gaetz and Book are almost universally recognized.
Book Draws Opponent For Broward Senate SeatDavie Democrat Emmanuel Saye Blimie has opened a campaign account to run next year in a Broward County Senate seat that will be vacated by term-limited Sen. Eleanor Sobel.
Bill Would Clear Way For Recordings In Sexual-Abuse CasesMoving 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.
Sex Abuse Survivor Walks Through Broward On A Mission For Change
Sex Abuse Survivor On A 4-Day Mission For Change A sex abuse survivor is on a mission that she’s under taking one step at a time. On Wednesday, Lauren Book will start her four day walk through Miami. The walk is part of her annual 15-hundred "Walk in My Shoes" journey from Key West to Tallahassee to raise awareness and fight for victim’s rights.
Sheriff Israel To Be Honored By Jewish Society Broward Sheriff Scott Israel and children’s advocate Lauren Book will be honored Sunday by a society that represents law enforcement officers and other officials who are of the Jewish faith.
Child Sex Abuse Survivor Walks 1,500 Miles To Build AwarenessYou can't walk 1,500 miles without being noticed or someone asking "Why?" For Lauren Book, it's very clear why: Book was a victim of sex abuse as a child.