Tag Archives: Supreme Court

Former Justice John Paul Stevens visits UF law school

By on February 5th, 2013 | Last updated: February 5, 2013 at 5:39 pm

Former Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens visited the Levin College of Law to speak with student and faculty.

University of Florida | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Election litigation to continue, fundraising for Florida justices, SCOTUS hears case, unemployment up

By on November 2nd, 2012 | Last updated: November 2, 2012 at 11:06 am

As Election Day nears, groups brace for legal showdown at the polls – In the post Bush vs. Gore era, this is what democracy looks like: lawyers and volunteers scrutinizing how ballots are distributed, scanned and stored. This election season […]

In the News | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

In the News: tropical storm, Florida execution stay, N.J. brothers charged, Syrian truce, candidate rape comments

By on October 24th, 2012 | Last updated: October 24, 2012 at 11:36 am

Tropical storm watch issued for portions of Florida ahead of Sandy – A portion of southeast Florida is under a tropical storm watch as the storm moves through the Caribbean. Central Florida News Supreme Court upholds stay of execution for […]

In the News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

In the News: Giant eyeball, voter registration, Zimmerman trial, IRS subpoena

By on October 15th, 2012 | Last updated: October 15, 2012 at 4:08 pm

Giant eyeball on Fla. beach may be from swordfish – A giant, blue eyeball found on a South Florida beach last week likely came from a swordfish, according to the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission. Genetic testing will be […]

In the News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

In the News: early voting, Florida justices, Brooksville West Nile

By on September 27th, 2012 | Last updated: September 27, 2012 at 4:11 pm

With Start of Early Voting, Election Day Becomes Election Month – NYTimes.com – Voters in Iowa went to the polls to cast the first ballots in the 2012 presidential race less than a week before hearing either candidate remark in […]

In the News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas speaks at UF law school

By on September 21st, 2012 | Last updated: September 25, 2012 at 1:47 pm

Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas spoke with University of Florida law students about education and his own experiences.

Florida, Politics, University of Florida | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Scott announces plan to opt out of the Medicare expansion

By on July 2nd, 2012 | Last updated: March 28, 2013 at 3:47 pm

After reviewing the impact of the Supreme Court ruling that allows Florida to legally opt out of implementing one of the costliest provisions of the Affordable Care Act, Governor Rick Scott has decided to not implement an expansion of the […]

Health and Science, National | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Supreme Court upholds health care law

By Scott Hensley, NPR News on June 28th, 2012 | Last updated: September 7, 2012 at 2:51 pm

Chief Justice John Roberts said the requirement that individuals have health coverage or pay a penalty falls within Congress’ power to impose taxes. On the issue of Medicaid expansion, a majority of the court said Congress can expand Medicaid, but can’t strip states of all their Medicaid funds if they fail to participate in that expansion.

National | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Ruling from high court expected soon on affordable health care act

By on June 19th, 2012 | Last updated: July 23, 2013 at 8:49 am

With the culmination of the current Supreme Court term quickly approaching, a ruling on the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act is expected by the end of the month.  Florida’s 89.1, WUFT -FM’s Kristen Botica reports on what the effects of these deliberations […]

Health and Science, National, Politics | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Thank you for your support

WUFT depends on the support of our community — people like you — to help us continue to provide quality programming to North Central Florida.
Become a Sustainer
I want to support FM 89.1/NPR
I want to support Florida's 5/PBS
Donate a Vehicle
Underwriting Payments