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Voting-rights and civil-rights advocates call for veto of GOP-driven election reforms

Twenty voting-rights and civil-rights organizations told Gov. Ron DeSantis Wednesday that he should veto elections-reform legislation sent for his signature by the Republican-led Florida...

A harsh reality: DeSantis’ anti-protest law means protesters of all kinds...

Participating in a public protest in Florida is more hazardous this morning than it was yesterday morning. Whether Floridians want to protest for Black Lives...

30 U.S. states, including FL, now considering version of Idaho’s transgender...

A bill that bans transgender girls and women from participating in girls’ and women’s sports has quickly spread to 30 statehouses across the country...

Three Floridians connected to “Oath Keepers” charged in federal court over...

Three Florida residents associated with a group known as the “Oath Keepers” have been arrested and charged in federal court for "conspiring" to disrupt...

State capitals, including Tallahassee, are bracing for potential violence on Sunday

Update: A small number of counter-protesters showed up outside the Florida Capitol complex at around 2 p.m. but expressed surprise at the lack of...

COVID-19 death toll rises in Florida prisons; inmate advocates demonstrate, families...

The official death toll from COVID-19 among state prison inmates in Florida rose Friday to 89, spanning cases in 25 of the Department of...

Confederate statues would be removed from national parks under new push...

WASHINGTON — Moves are afoot in Congress to get rid of Confederate statues and memorials in national parks— and they're gaining traction as opposition...

Women’s suffrage 100 years later: Systemic sexism, disenfranchisement of Black women,...

Like other disenfranchised people in the United States, women have employed many strategies over the years in their fight for the right to vote. In...

Southern Poverty Law Center sues for access to state prison records...

The Southern Poverty Law Center is demanding public records about state inmates at risk of contracting COVID-19 behind bars and is suing the Florida...

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...

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