By Aviva Shen on October 7, 2013
Secretary of State Ken Detzner (R-FL) is trying to sell elections officials on a new voter purge by admitting his last attempt was a debacle.
By Aviva Shen on September 30, 2013
Inspired by a woman sentenced to 20 years in prison for firing a warning shot during a fight with her abusive husband, Florida Republicans are expanding Stand Your Ground.
By Ian Millhiser on September 30, 2013
A Republican plan to place an enormous thumb on the electoral scale in favor of Republican presidential candidates is back, and if one Florida lawmaker has his way, it will be law by 2016.
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By Rebecca Leber on September 26, 2013
Shellie Zimmerman said she thinks "anyone would doubt that innocence" that her estranged husband shot Trayvon Martin in self-defense.
By Scott Keyes on September 19, 2013
An increasing number of cities are making it a virtual crime to be homeless. Here's why that's bad for homeless people, taxpayers, and society in general.
By Judd Legum on September 11, 2013
The Florida police chief that is actively investigating a confrontation between George Zimmerman, his wife and his father in law says someone is lying: either George Zimmerman or his lawyer.
By Scott Keyes on September 10, 2013
A new study shows just how dangerous it is when you don't have a home.
By Nicole Flatow on September 5, 2013
Lawyer argues that justified self-defense now includes pre-emptive shootings in Florida.
By Esther Yu-Hsi Lee on September 5, 2013
A Republican congressman thinks that migrant farm workers are not poorly treated because they can, in theory, be paid well.
By Esther Yu-Hsi Lee on September 4, 2013
A Florida congressman has affirmed his position on a legalization pathway for some undocumented immigrants after an immigrant told him his life story.