| Jan 16, 2015
| 3:15 PM
Setting the stage for a potentially historic ruling, the Supreme Court announced Friday it will decide whether same-sex couples have a right to marry everywhere in America under the Constitution.
The justices will take up gay-rights cases that ask...
| Feb 9, 2015
| 1:23 PM
It takes a bold scammer to pose as Florida's attorney general.
But that's what's happening, Attorney General Pam Bondi warned Monday. Scammers are altering their caller identification to display the attorney general's fraud hotline or another government...
| Mar 7, 2015
| 6:43 AM
Chris Christie, whose presidential hopes have been running into increasing turbulence, sold himself to influential Republicans as a straight-talking problem solver during weekend appearances in South Florida.
The New Jersey governor isn't —...
| Mar 5, 2015
| 10:55 AM
The Scott Walker bandwagon seems to be rolling even in Florida, where the Wisconsin governor is running head-to-head with favorite son Jeb Bush and way ahead of U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio in a new presidential primary poll released by Gravis Insights.
| Feb 23, 2015
| 2:19 PM
TALLAHASSEE — Attorney General Pam Bondi is outspoken about her efforts to reduce or eliminate human trafficking, prescription drug abuse and consumer fraud.
But when it comes to defending her decision to join a lawsuit with other states aimed...
| Feb 20, 2015
| 1:22 PM
For now, the closest thing to an investigation into Gov. Rick Scott's attempted purge of state agency leaders is a lawsuit. Floridians should be grateful for the litigation.
Scott began by forcing out the director of the Florida Department of Law...
| Feb 20, 2015
| 10:01 AM
TALLAHASSEE -- An open-government advocacy group has requested that a special prosecutor be appointed to investigate the circumstances surrounding the ouster of former Florida Department of Law Enforcement Commissioner Gerald Bailey.
| Feb 19, 2015
| 6:43 AM
TALLAHASSEE - Sen. Darren Soto, D-Orlando, called on Attorney General Pam Bondi on Thursday to drop a lawsuit she joined to halt President Obama’s executive order deferring deportation for up to 5 million illegal immigrants.
“Many of these...
| Mar 3, 2015
| 9:45 AM
Remarks as Prepared for Delivery
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Good morning President Gardiner, Speaker Crisafulli and distinguished members of the Florida Legislature. Welcome Lt. Governor Carlos Lopez-Cantera, Attorney General Pam Bondi, Chief Financial...
| Apr 2, 2015
| 2:45 PM
Three Ku Klux Klan members who worked at a Florida prison have been charged with plotting to kill a black inmate after his release because they believed the man is infected with HIV and hepatitis and he bit one of them during a...
| Mar 31, 2015
| 9:47 AM
TALLAHASSEE -- The general counsel of the Republican Party of Florida is part of a legal team selected to represent Gov. Rick Scott and the Florida Cabinet in their fight against allegations of violating the Sunshine Law in the ouster of former Florida...