Ex-legislator’s law license suspended

Ex-legislator’s law license suspended

The Florida Supreme Court has suspended former state Rep. Michael Grieco from practicing law for one year for violating Florida Bar rules by accepting an improper political contribution during his 2017 mayoral campaign. The Florida Supreme Court on Thursday suspended...
FSU argues case should move forward

FSU argues case should move forward

Florida State University urged an appeals court to reject the Atlantic Coast Conference’s request to pause a lawsuit that could lead to FSU leaving the conference, arguing that their legal case should proceed in Florida despite a parallel lawsuit in North...
‘Freedom Month’ tax breaks to start

‘Freedom Month’ tax breaks to start

Florida’s upcoming “Freedom Month” in July will exempt a wide range of recreational items and activities from sales tax as part of a legislative effort to encourage outdoor activities and boost consumer spending. Retailers hope outdoor enthusiasts...
Black farmers could get pot licenses

Black farmers could get pot licenses

A new law signed by Gov. Ron DeSantis could grant medical-marijuana licenses to at least three additional Black farmers, who were previously deemed ineligible, as part of efforts to expand licenses within the state’s burgeoning cannabis industry. At least three...
State appeals trans treatment ruling

State appeals trans treatment ruling

Florida has appealed a federal judge’s ruling that blocked state restrictions on treatment for people with gender dysphoria, seeking to have the ruling put on hold during the appeal. Florida has appealed a federal judge’s ruling that blocked state restrictions on...