Gainesville Mayor Pegeen Hanrahan delivered her 2010 “State of the City” address on Wednesday morning at the Hippodrome State Theatre. During her speech she offered her summary of the city’s progress over the past year and discussed her vision for the next year and beyond. She talked with WUFT-FM’s Junior Skepple after her address.[audio:http://www.wuft.org/media/audio/Hanrahan.mp3]
Bill seeks big changes to Florida defamation laws
The proposed Florida House Bill 991, officially titled Defamation, False Light and Unauthorized Publication of Name or Likenesses, would make it easier to sue news outlets for defamation by lowering the requirement to prove actual malice.