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By Dana Edwards on February 10th, 2014 | Last updated: February 13, 2014 at 10:44 am
Juan Carlos Chavez’s execution by lethal injection is to be held on Wednesday after being convicted of murdering 9-year-old Samuel James “Jimmy” Ryce in1995. A controversial cocktail of drugs will be administered.
By Wade Millward on February 1st, 2014 | Last updated: February 1, 2014 at 3:28 pm
After successfully suing a Florida university over a ban on guns in vehicles, a gun rights group has turned to the University of Florida and its ban on guns in dorms.
By Kathryn Belton on April 23rd, 2013 | Last updated: April 23, 2013 at 5:46 pm
A passed Senate Bill will limit the amount of alimony a spouse can collect through divorce and suggest equal time-sharing as the child custody standard. Provisions will go into effect July 1.
By Dana Edwards on March 11th, 2013 | Last updated: March 11, 2013 at 2:39 pm
Why do we set our clocks forward every spring? Here are five points about the practice.
By Gina Jordan - WLRN on October 3rd, 2012 | Last updated: March 28, 2013 at 1:12 pm
The Protection of Vulnerable Persons law went into effect Monday. The law makes failure to report child abuse a felony.
By Samantha Taub on October 1st, 2012 | Last updated: December 20, 2012 at 4:53 pm
The Florida law will not penalize those who call for help during a drug overdose, whether witnessed or experienced. This law follows several other 911 Good Samaritan laws across the country.
By April Lanuza on September 20th, 2012 | Last updated: March 28, 2013 at 1:37 pm
A law being challenged in the Florida federal court could decrease the amount of days to vote early.
By Kelsey Diaz on May 22nd, 2012 | Last updated: July 23, 2013 at 9:11 am
A change to Gainesville city policy may allow mobile food stands to stay open later-until 3 a.m. Although the current law mandating they close at 10 p.m. is loosely enforced, the extension would solidify food vendors as late night hot [...]