| Dec 16, 2013
| 1:37 PM
Since the Lowe Down appears to be dwelling on the theme of hypocrisy lately, we might as well ponder why it is that a killer drug like alcohol is legal and readily available all over Florida, while small amounts of marijuana for personal use are not.
| Jan 22, 2014
| 3:53 PM
¿Quién no ha comprado en Target alguna vez en la vida?
Yo lo he hecho y... !miles de veces!
Por eso, cuando Target anunció recientemente que ladrones cibernéticos habían robado los datos de 40 millones de clientes, literalmente se me pusieron los...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 8:03 AM
Democratic candidate for governor Nan Rich said Thursday that same-sex marriage is a “critical human rights issue for Florida” and called on Republican state leaders, Gov. Rick Scott and Attorney General Pam Bondi, not to defend the state&...
| Jan 13, 2014
| 3:16 PM
TALLAHASSEE — A constitutional amendment effort asking Florida voters to legalize medical marijuana might be headed for a photo finish.
The group has until Feb. 1 to gather the more than 683,000 valid voter signatures to make the ballot. The group...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 8:18 AM
La Corte Suprema de Florida aprobó el lunes incluir en la papeleta de las elecciones de noviembre un referendo sobre el uso medicinal de la marihuana en el estado, al considerar apropiado el lenguaje usado en la enmienda constitucional.
| Jan 12, 2014
This kind of logic might not make sense to you. It makes absolutely no sense to me.
But to the folks in power in Tallahassee, well, it makes perfect sense. Which tells you all you need to know about your elected officials.
Many folks in Tallahassee,...
| Jan 9, 2014
2014 is here, and with it a new reality about the laws governing marijuana, and the potential "pot" of gold it could provide for cash-starved states around the country.
The evidence is already partially wafting in from Colorado, where weed is now...
| Sep 7, 2013
| 5:29 AM
The Florida State Attorney General's Office is taking on the role of Fashion Police and taking aim at what is probably the worst tee-shirt to be sporting on a mugshot.
Florida State Attorney General Pam Bondi's Office has joined forces with tow other...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 5:23 PM
Florida's attorney general has apologized for prompting a delay in an execution originally scheduled for Tuesday because the date conflicted with one of her political fundraisers.
State attorneys general typically march to electoral victory by preaching...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 1:52 PM
Sunrise Mayor Mike Ryan wanted to know whether he and his fellow commissioners can ban backyard gun ranges in their city without running afoul of state law.
The answer came this week in a two-page letter that refers to previous Attorney General opinions...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 12:36 PM
OK, this gambling stuff is heating up. NoCasinos.org sent out a press release announcing its "statesmen's council" of supporters. Best for Florida, sponsored by Associated Industries of Florida, spelled out its thoughts supporting gambling expansion in...