Legislative Session Ends With Bipartisan Spirit The Florida Legislature wrapped up it's 2014 session on Friday ending with a bipartisan spirit.
Illegal Immigrant May Receive Law License Under New Bill The first step toward allowing a Mexican national to get his law license despite the state Supreme Court saying he could not because he’s in the U.S. unlawfully has been taken by the Florida Senate.
Six-Year Olds May Have To Strap Up In Car SeatsIf you are a parent of a first grader, you should start preparing a speech on why they have to sit in a car seat.
New "Stand Your Ground" Case Could Head To Supreme Court A divided appeals court on Thursday threw out second-degree murder charges against a man who fatally shot two others outside a Chili's restaurant in a case that could renew debate on the state's "stand your ground" law.
Macy's, Martha Stewart Living Settle DisputeMacy's and Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia say they have settled a breach-of-contract lawsuit involving J.C. Penney.
Bill Would Require Drivers To Move Over For Utility WorkersA bill filed for the 2014 Florida legislative session would force drivers to slow down or move over a lane when approaching a utility truck on the side of a road, according to the News Service of Florida.
Florida's New Absentee Ballot Directive Gets Pushback A statewide directive dealing with absentee ballots is rankling some election supervisors in Florida.
Lethal Injection Cocktail Debate Headed Back to Florida SupremesThe debate about the state’s current cocktail for lethal injections is headed back to the Florida Supreme Court, after a lower court judge ruled the drugs now being used would not violate a convicted murderer's rights.
Obamacare Key Dates In 2014Implementation of the health reform law continues through 2014 with these key dates.
Sen. Nelson Demands Crackdown On ID Thieves Stealing Tax Refunds U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson (D-FL) is calling for new and tougher federal laws to crackdown on identity thieves who use someone else’s name to steal their tax refunds.
Florida House To Vote On "Stand Your Ground" Repeal The state's "Stand Your Ground" self-defense law has been a widely discussed, even protested law--especially so after George Zimmerman was acquitted of murder charges in July for the shooting death of Trayvon Martin. On Thursday, the state's Republican-controlled House is expected to keep intact the state's law.
Members Of South Florida's Legal Community Gather To Help Colleague Fight Cancer Members of South Florida's legal community are rallying around a colleague diagnosed with an aggressive form of cancer.
Trayvon Martin's Mother Speaks Out Against Racial ProfilingAfter the shooting death of her 17-year old son, Trayvon Martin’s mother has spoken out against the practice of stop-and-frisk and racial profiling on Sunday.
Changes To Red Light Camera Law Starting July 1stChanges are coming to the laws regulating red light cameras across Florida. They will impact the way you fight a red light camera ticket and when you can be busted for making an illegal right turn on red.
Scott Signs Human Trafficking Bill Into LawGovernor Rick Scott signed a bill into law Thursday to bring relief to victims of human trafficking.