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President of FL defense attorneys says in-person jury trials are not safe enough

Coronavirus is disrupting jury trials as defendants, court personnel, and even the accused contract the virus during proceedings.After two defendants and a bailiff tested...
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Virtual committee meetings, Zoom testimony on bills and other options for state Legislatures in...

Florida's legislative session may look different in the new year, as it grapples with the continued effects of the global pandemic — but Florida...

Online learning students must take statewide exams in-person at public schools, even during a...

Several months ago, the state sent out a memo alerting administrators that Florida's public school students will resume statewide testing for the 2020-21 academic...

Washington at a standstill as states face the loss of federal help amid ‘the...

WASHINGTON — The number of coronavirus infections across the country is swelling at a perilous time for state governments, just weeks before federal support...
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Rick Scott announces COVID diagnosis following campaign appearance in GA Senate races

U.S. Sen. Rick Scott announced Friday that he is infected with the coronavirus and is working from his home in Naples while experiencing mild...

Biden promises ‘no national shutdown’ despite surge in COVID-19

WASHINGTON —  President-elect Joe Biden pressed the urgent need for economic relief and a vaccine distribution plan for states and tribes following a video...

Gov. DeSantis shares plans to deliver COVID vaccines, but state will not mandate that...

Florida hospitals should begin receiving vaccines targeting COVID-19 within three to six weeks, with the first doses dedicated to residents of long-term care facilities,...

Seven members of Congress test positive for COVID-19 in one week, as U.S. cases...

WASHINGTON — Seven members of the U.S. House and Senate announced during the past week that they have tested positive for COVID-19, marking a...

Study: Florida is home to the nation’s most expensive hospitals

Florida hospitals charge more for their services than anywhere in the country, with seven of the 10 most expensive hospitals located in the Sunshine...

Florida now has more than 900,000 COVID-19 infections; Death toll nearing 18,000 for FL...

For the first time, Florida reached the 900,000 mark for COVID-19 infections, nearly nine months after two coronavirus cases emerged on March 1.The Florida...

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