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As the state fails to act, a federal judge promises relief...

At the conclusion of an eight-day trial over the constitutionality of a Florida law requiring former felons to pay all their court costs before...

Elections official: state faces backlog of 85,000 former felons seeking the...

With five months left before the voter registration deadline for the presidential race, the state director of the Division of Elections testified Monday that...

Key Amendment 4 backer supports voting law now being challenged in...

Desmond Meade, the man who led the movement to restore voting rights to more than 1 million former felons, supports a law that is...

Civil rights leader: ‘Once a person has paid their debt to...

A Florida civil rights leader testified Thursday that a 2019 law requiring former felons to pay all court costs before having voting rights restored...

Court official: antiquated court records present a challenge to felons seeking...

Felons with older convictions seeking to have their voting rights restored in Hillsborough County may have to rely on a system that once kept...

Defense lawyer: State high court ruling undermined Miami-Dade program restoring felons’...

The public defender in Florida’s largest county testified Tuesday that a Florida Supreme Court opinion in January caused the county to shut down a...

A federal trial starts today on a FL law that opponents...

A federal judge will hear arguments today in a challenge by civil rights groups to a 2019 Florida law that requires felons who have...

Federal lawsuit claims inmate suffered “malicious and sadistic” beating, leaving her...

A lawsuit filed against the Florida Department of Corrections and four corrections officers claims the officers attacked inmate Cheryl Weimar last month at Lowell...

Requiring poor people to work to get Medicaid isn’t working, study...

The first attempt by a U.S. state to make poor people get jobs in order to qualify for Medicaid health insurance is having a...

DeSantis goes easy on lawmakers with his first budget vetoes

Vetoing $131 million in spending, Gov. Ron DeSantis signed his first state budget on Friday, trimming the Legislature’s spending plan to just under $91...

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