| Aug 4, 2014
| 9:47 AM
TALLAHASSEE -- The Florida Legislature is preparing a quick-fix this week to remedy its gerrymandered congressional map which would shed the "finger-like appendages" from two Orlando-area districts that a judge found improperly favored Republicans.
| Aug 13, 2014
| 2:56 PM
The family of former UCF football player Ereck Plancher may still be able to collect millions in damages directly from the school's athletic department.
The Florida Supreme Court agreed Wednesday to consider arguments in the ongoing litigation between...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 4:59 PM
A Stockton man whose police mugshot went viral and earned him the nickname "handsome felon" faces a federal gun possession charge, according a new indictment.
Jeremy Meeks, 30, was charged Thursday with being a felon in possession of a semi-automatic...
| Aug 13, 2014
| 2:08 PM
Facebook has already gotten one Seminole County judge in hot water. Now it's at the center of another dispute, this time with a different Sanford judge, one just fined $25,000 for unethical behavior.
Seminole County Judge Debra Krause last week urged...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 6:52 AM
We're back in court in the ongoing saga of whether the Broward County District 2 County Commission race will be open to voters of all parties, or just Democrats.
I'm live-blogging this morning's emergency hearing, filing in reverse chronological order....
| Jul 31, 2014
| 6:59 AM
A lawyer who's running in one of the most hotly contested judicial races in Broward has dramatically altered his campaign pitch during the course of his campaign.
The campaign card Dennis Bailey is currently handing out shows a picture of the candidate,...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 11:26 AM
Broward County Commission candidate Mark Bogen said it in absolute terms: "I have no absolutely no intention of getting my loans paid back.''
The rumor mill has been buzzing that Bogen wants his District 2 race decided in a closed August primary, so...
| Jul 6, 2014
| 9:14 PM
Israeli authorities on Sunday arrested six suspects in connection with the gruesome killing of a Palestinian teenager from Jerusalem, and police seemed to confirm Palestinian suspicions and Israeli fears that the killers were Jewish extremists seeking...
| Jul 12, 2014
| 3:04 PM
Actor Tracy Morgan has been released from a rehabilitation center and will continue his recovery at home, a representative for the comedian said Saturday.
The news came after Morgan filed a lawsuit against Walmart Stores Inc. over the New Jersey...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 9:24 AM
There are several states in the union that allow specialty license plates adorned with the Confederate flag. And now there could be one more, Texas. Will Florida be next?
Probably not, but here's why.
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth District...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 11:54 AM
Charlie Crist is holding a Fort Lauderdale fundraiser Wednesday evening headlined by key players in the legal community who support Democrats.
And the Republican Party of Florida is using the downtown Fort Lauderdale location to remind people about one...