Abortion Waiting Period Gets Senate OKA divided Senate committee Tuesday approved a controversial bill that would require women to wait 24 hours before they could receive abortions.
Bill Would Aid Man Wrongfully Incarcerated In TheftA man wrongfully convicted and imprisoned – on charges of uttering a forged instrument and grand theft – could be receiving reparations.
Despite New Law, Debate Over Child Protection ContinuesAfter more than a year of passionate debate, a new law that makes major changes to Florida’s troubled child welfare system goes into effect next week.
Revamp Of State's Pharmacy Board In Works In an effort to increase representation for both smaller and larger pharmacies, the legislature is considering a bill that would change the composition of Florida’s Board of Pharmacy.
Senate Panel Approves Major Changes To Child-Welfare System A Senate panel on Tuesday unanimously approved three measures that would make wide-ranging changes to Florida's child-welfare system after a series of highly publicized deaths last year that involved child abuse and neglect.
Fla. Bill Addresses Low Nursing School Test Scores A new bill may tighten the qualifications for nursing programs in Florida amid a drop in test scores among nursing school graduates.