The bill will allow law-enforcement officers to charge people with second-degree misdemeanors if they do not peaceably disperse after being warned about protesting.
Gov. Ron DeSantis Signs Bill That Bans 'Picketing And Protesting' Outside A Person's HomeThe bill will allow law-enforcement officers to charge people with second-degree misdemeanors if they do not peaceably disperse after being warned about protesting.
Biden Administration Revising Policy Toward CubaThe moves include easing some Trump-era restrictions on family remittances and travel to the island, and sharply increasing the processing of U.S. visas for Cubans.
Facing South Florida: 1-On-1 With Charlie CristJim DeFede and Crist tackled a variety of topics, including Crist’s record on abortion.
Secretary Of State Laurel Lee Stepping Down As State Elections ChiefLee’s resignation is effective Monday and came as Florida prepares for the Aug. 23 primary elections and the Nov. 8 general election.
Senate Fails To Advance Bill Protecting Abortion Rights Ahead Of Supreme Court DecisionThe procedural vote failed, as expected, by a vote of 49 to 51, with Democratic Sen. Joe Manchin of West Virginia joining all 50 Republicans in opposing the effort to move the bill, called the Women's Health Protection Act, forward. Vice President Kamala Harris presided over the vote.
Miami-Dade Commissioner Eileen Higgins No Longer Running For CongressHiggins entered the race less than two weeks ago.
Facing South Florida: 1-On-1 With Ken RussellJim DeFede went one-on-one with Ken Russell about his just announced run for U.S. Congress against Republican Maria Elvira Salazar.
Facing South Florida: Roe V. WadeJim DeFede went one-on-one with State Sen. Lauren Book following the leak of the Supreme Court decision that shows the court is poised to strike down Roe v. Wade.
Miami-Dade County Black Affairs Advisory Board Offers Suggestions To Keep Miami Beach Safe This Memorial Day WeekendCBS4's Jacqueline Quynh reports the meeting comes after a chaotic spring break.
Women Of Color Could Be Drastically Impacted If Roe V. Wade Is OverturnedCBS4's Trish Christakis reports that has anti-abortion rights advocates offering possible solutions ahead of a final opinion by the U.S. Supreme Court.
Analysts Say Language In Draft Of Supreme Court Abortion Opinion Implies Many Other Laws Could Be OverturnedCBS4's Karli Barnett reports protesters gathered across South Florida following the leak of the draft.
Political Science Professor Discusses Domino Effect If Supreme Court Goes Through With Leaked Abortion OpinionCharles Zelden said the Constitutional thinking behind the decision could also affect contraception and same-sex marriage.
Protesters Gather In Fort Lauderdale After Leak Of Supreme Court's Abortion OpinionCBS4's Ted Scouten reports the demonstration was organized by pro-abortion rights activists.
Supreme Court Decision To Overturn Roe V. Wade As Law Of The Land Would Mean Abortion Access Depends On Where You LiveCBS4's Michael George reports no federal protection would lead to a patchwork of state abortion laws, running the gamut from outright bans to constitutional protections.
Report: Draft Opinion Suggests Supreme Court Will Overturn Roe v. WadeA draft opinion circulated among Supreme Court justices suggests that earlier this year a majority of them had thrown support behind overturning the 1973 case Roe v. Wade that legalized abortion nationwide, according to a report published Monday night in Politico. It's unclear if the draft represents the court's final word on the matter.
Ken Russell & Eileen Higgins To Battle Each Other For Chance To Run Against Maria Elvira SalazarCBS4's Jim DeFede explains why it took Democrats so long to find a challenger for Salazar.
Russell, Higgins Jump Into Race To Run Against SalazarAfter months of not finding a candidate to run against Republican Congresswoman Maria Elvira Salazar, Democrats now find themselves with two candidates and a what may be an expensive and highly contested primary.
Facing South Florida: State Senate Candidate Michael Grieco, Part 2CBS4’s Jim DeFede went one-on-one with Grieco, who is seeking the District 36 seat held by Ileana Garcia.
Facing South Florida: State Senate Candidate Michael Grieco, Part 1CBS4’s Jim DeFede went one-on-one with Grieco, who is seeking the District 36 seat held by Ileana Garcia.
Facing South Florida: One-on-One With Chuck NaddIn his first television interview, the recently announced Republican candidate for Florida Agriculture Commissioner talks to CBS4's Jim DeFede about his campaign for statewide office in what could be a wild race.
Facing South Florida: A Chat With Ex Marlins President David Samson Over The Inter Miami Soccer Stadium ControversyCBS4's Jim DeFede goes one-on-one with former Marlins President David Samson about a new video he made along with filmmaker Billy Corben attacking the city of Miami’s proposed deal with soccer icon David Beckham. Samson calls it the biggest boondoggle in Miami history. Samson is the official who negotiated the deal with city and county officials 10 years ago to have taxpayer money go to build the Marlins ballpark in a deal that was widely criticized and led to the recall of former Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos Alvarez.
Florida House Redistricting Plan Passes As Democrats Stage Sit-In ProtestOver the chants of Democratic lawmakers who planted themselves in the center of the chamber in protest, the Florida House gave final approval Thursday to a congressional redistricting plan that is expected to help Republicans and reduce the number of Black Democrats representing the state.
DeSantis Taps State Sen. Manny Diaz Jr. For Education CommissionerWith Education Commissioner Richard Corcoran stepping down at the end of the month, Gov. Ron DeSantis on Thursday recommended Republican state Sen. Manny Diaz Jr. as Corcoran’s replacement.
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis Expands Special Session To End Disney Self-GovernmentThe announcement came after weeks of battling between Republican leaders and Disney over a new law that restricts instruction about gender identity and sexual orientation in schools — a measure that critics call the “don’t say gay” bill.