TALLAHASSEE — The Florida Supreme Court on Thursday rejected the centerpiece of the 2003 medical malpractice overhaul, blasting the Legislature for creating an "alleged medical malpractice crisis" and concluding, in a 5-2 ruling, that a cap on wrongful death economic damages violates the U.S. and Florida …
Gov. Rick Scott: "Gov. Askew served our nation as a veteran, he served Florida's families as an elected officeholder, and he served our children as an educator. He helped lead Florida to enormous growth and was a trailblazer for good government. His advocacy for Florida's sunshine laws was a landmark moment for …
Eight same-sex Florida couples who legally married elsewhere in the United States sued Thursday in federal court demanding the Sunshine State recognize their unions.
Sept. 11, 1928: Reubin O'Donovan Askew is born in Muskogee, Okla., the youngest of six children. His parents divorce when Reuben is 2 and the children are raised by his mother.
TALLAHASSEE — Former Gov. Reubin Askew's legacy touched every aspect of life in Florida. Here are five of his most significant accomplishments:
Reubin Askew, one of the most popular and effective governors in Florida history and a fiercely determined advocate for tax fairness, racial equality, managed growth and ethical government, died early Thursday in Tallahassee. He was 85.
TALLAHASSEE — Florida Gov. Rick Scott supports a Senate proposal allowing some undocumented immigrants to pay in-state college tuition rates, his office confirmed Wednesday.
TALLAHASSEE — About 300 homeowners have agreed to settle their disputed sinkhole claims with Citizens Property Insurance, the company announced Wednesday, leaving an estimated 1,800 more lawsuits still unresolved.
TALLAHASSEE — Gov. Rick Scott and legislators are so opposed to tuition increases that they want to change the law to get even more control over future hikes.
TALLAHASSEE — Attorney General Pam Bondi is fighting a plan that would limit Medicare coverage for some drug testing in Florida and could allow accidental deadly drug combinations.