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FL Legislature 2021: Political climate bristling with tension about violence, racism,...

Florida’s approach to law enforcement and racial justice will be on trial in the upcoming legislative session, as lawmakers react to widespread racial unrest...

FL lawmakers file governor’s anti-mob legislation, sans ‘Stand Your Ground’ provision

Florida lawmakers have filed legislation to fend off violent protests after a right-wing mob carrying “Trump” banners stormed the U.S. Capitol Wednesday.Gov. Ron DeSantis...

Think tank summit with FL ties convenes to pitch law blocking...

A conservative think tank holding a virtual summit this week is pitching draft state legislation to prevent expansion of the size of the U.S....

Is Gov. DeSantis’ ‘law-and-order’ agenda happening or not? Floridians would like...

Following months of racial unrest marked by nationwide Black Lives Matter demonstrations and scattered riots, Gov. Ron DeSantis may or may not be calling...

State appeals court blocks stand-your-ground defense in assault case

A state appeals court has upheld a battery conviction involving a firearm notwithstanding the accused’s stand-your-ground defense, in a case involving apparent confusion about...

The mother of Trayvon Martin draws support from big-name Democrats in...

Presidential candidate Cory Booker and Hillary Clinton are endorsing Sybrina Fulton in her race for Miami-Dade County Commissioner in 2020.Fulton is the mom of...

A special legislative session on guns? Florida’s House Democratic caucus is...

(Updated) Florida legislative Democrats are calling on the Secretary of State to hold a special legislative session to consider proposals to combat gun violence.Republican...

Hillsborough State Attorney says current “stand your ground” law “emboldens violent...

TAMPA - The Florida Supreme Court is poised to hear arguments next month on whether changes lawmakers made to the state’s controversial “stand your...

DeSantis tilts FL Supreme Court to the right with new justice...

Solidifying a conservative majority, Gov. Ron DeSantis on Tuesday made his third appointment to the Florida Supreme Court, selecting a former top legal aide...

Shooter in Clearwater Stand Your Ground case arrested, charged

The white man who killed a black man in a controversial Clearwater shooting that’s drawn national attention to Florida’s Stand Your Ground law has...

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