Facing South Florida: Democratic State Senator Lauren Book On Texas-Style Anti-Abortion LawRepublican lawmakers in Florida have already signaled they will introduce their own Texas-style anti-abortion bill in the coming weeks. The person expected to lead the charge in Tallahassee to block the bill is Democratic State Senator Lauren Book.
Florida Sex Offender Bill Goes To Gov. DeSantisA proposal that would close a legal loophole in which some convicted sex offenders don’t have to immediately register with authorities was one of four bills sent Tuesday morning to Gov. Ron DeSantis.
Sen. Lauren Book To Lead Florida Senate DemocratsWith Sen. Perry Thurston, D-Fort Lauderdale, planning to run in a special election for Congress, Sen. Lauren Book, D-Plantation, was chosen Wednesday to serve as the next leader of Florida Senate Democrats.
‘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