Lawmakers Look At Medical Marijuana BillA Senate panel is taking up a bill this week that would allow terminally ill patients to use medical marijuana.
Bear, Gator Feeding Bill Won't Go To DogsFlorida lawmakers are taking aim at people caught repeatedly feeding bears and alligators, as the state prepares to allow its first black bear hunt in two decades.
Lawmakers Could Send Message: Don't Feed The BearsFlorida lawmakers might increase penalties for people repeatedly caught feeding bears and alligators.
House Passes Bill Which Targets Teachers Who Have Sex With StudentsWith backers saying they are trying to better protect school children, the Florida House has approved a bill that would toughen penalties for teachers and other school employees who commit sexual offenses against students.
Fla. House Committee To Hold Workshop On Medical MarijuanaFlorida may be the next state to jump on the medical marijuana bandwagon. Florida’s Republican-led Legislature has agreed to hear a bill, sponsored by state Representative Katie Edwards from Plantation, to allow medical distribution of the specialty strain, known as Charlotte’s Web.