| Sep 9, 2013
| 5:47 PM
The execution for a man who killed two women was delayed so Attorney General Pam Bondi could attend her campaign fundraiser, the Tampa Bay Times is reporting.
The execution of 50-year-old Marshall Lee Gore, a former escort service owner, was scheduled...
| 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...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 5:06 PM
Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi has long been accused of being a lightweight — someone more interested in scoring TV time on "Fox & Friends" than actually dispensing justice back home.
But Bondi has taken superficiality to new heights. Or...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 2:43 PM
Legalizing medical marijuana in Florida will be decided by voters in November, thanks to a favorable state Supreme Court decision delivered this week.
To make it from pipe dream to reality, however, proponents still must meet a steep requirement:...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 12:37 PM
TALLAHASSEE -- Outgoing University Chancellor and former lieutenant Gov. Frank Brogan shot down comments from critics who say the position of lieutenant governor should be eliminated and said the job was essential to the state.
Florida has been without...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 3:37 PM
Last month, Attorney General Pam Bondi was supposedly thinking about going after Donald Trump for running a get-rich seminar that some Floridians said fleeced them out of thousands of dollars.
New York's A.G. had already filed suit, saying that Trump'...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 2:18 PM
Attorney General candidate Perry Thurston, a Broward Democrat, issued a cautious, nuanced statement Monday in response to the Florida Supreme Court decision allowing voters to decide in November if they want to authorize medical marijuana.
| Oct 22, 2013
| 10:37 AM
Authorities investigating the escape of two Orlando-area convicted killers have "uncovered key facts and targeted several suspects," the Florida Department of Law Enforcement commissioner said at a news conference in Tallahassee.
"I can assure you...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 1:00 PM
Updated | 3:24 p.m. and 4 p.m.
Original post | 1:22 p.m.
No press release. No news conference. No Twitter message.
State Rep. Perry Thurston, the Broward Democrat who is minority party leader in the Florida House, had been saying for months that...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 12:51 PM
A two-word change proposed to one of the nation's first online laws has triggered a battle between law enforcement and Internet libertarians.
On one side, top law enforcers for nearly every state, including Florida, are calling on Congress to change a...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 8:33 AM
Nan Rich of Weston, a candidate for the Democratic nomination for governor, said Friday she supports a proposed ballot initiative that would legalize the use of medical marijuana in Florida.
“I’ve seen the research, I’ve studied the...