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The Florida Supreme Court.
December 22, 2022

Supreme Court to consider teen’s ATV death in Clay County

The Florida Supreme Court has scheduled arguments Feb. 9 in the conviction of a Clay County man whose son was…

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December 8, 2022

Disagreements surface over the training of public school librarians in Florida

With a Jan. 1 deadline looming, a state Department of Education workgroup is crafting a training that all school-library workers…

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December 8, 2022

A Florida state representative has been indicted on federal fraud charges

State Rep. Joe Harding has been indicted on charges of wire fraud, money laundering and making false statements in an…

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Agriculture commissioner candidates Democrat Naomi Blemur (left) and Republican Wilton Simpson (right)
October 14, 2022

Agriculture commissioner race: Simpson vs. Blemur

One of Florida’s most-powerful lawmakers and a North Miami Democrat touting a “grassroots” campaign are competing in the Nov. 8…

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Chief financial officer candidates Democrat Adam Hattersley (left) and Republican Jimmy Patronis (right)
October 14, 2022

Chief financial officer race: Patronis, Hattersley square off

Florida voters next month will choose a state chief financial officer who will have a big role in trying to…

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Attorney general candidates Democrat Aramis Ayala (left) and Republican Ashley Moody (right)
October 14, 2022

Attorney general race: Ayala challenges Moody in ‘longshot’ bid

Former Orlando-area State Attorney Aramis Ayala is making a “longshot” bid to unseat Republican Attorney General Ashley Moody, saying a…

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Bob Fennessey clears out his Fort Myers Beach condo after storm surge filled the first story during Hurricane Ian. Amendment 1, part of efforts to address rising sea levels, is aimed at helping property owners who elevate their homes. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell)
October 14, 2022

NOV. 8 VOTER GUIDE: Amendments 1,2,3

Florida voters are being asked to decide whether to approve two property-tax measures and the fate of the state’s Constitution…

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October 6, 2022

Florida tries to lure back the tourists

Tourism marketers hope they can persuade people to look beyond the wreckage of Hurricane Ian and visit places like Jacksonville.…