May 25, 2022

Politics & Law: Archive

Florida Icon: Clarence Anthony
4/5/2022
I experienced racism at every point in my life, whether it was personal or professional. There were things that occurred that were traumatic, that would hurt your feelings, that would motivate you, as well, and that's how I tend to use those moments — to motivate me.
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3/8/2022
Florida is projected to gain 2.5 million new residents by 2030. Here's what that means for schools, roads, homes and other infrastructure needs
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Sen. Jeff Brandes leaves behind a legacy of big ideas and principled dissents
1/13/2022
Last March, as lawmakers cobbled together a spending plan in the thick of the COVID-19 pandemic, a Senate budget subcommittee rolled out ...
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Legislative Preview - Rags to Riches
1/10/2022
Flush state coffers will ease this year's budget process. Here's a closer look at the issues on the Legislature's agenda.
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Voter-passed tax referenda generate a bonanza for local governments, inviting pushback from the Legislature
10/27/2021
Voters in many Florida counties take advantage of local option taxes to fund some specific services. The Legislature has moved to restrict that flexibility, however.
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10/27/2021
With no state income tax Florida's state government generates the bulk of general revenue from sales tax collections.
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7/30/2021
A month after Florida went on COVID-19 lockdown, Will Benson took his wife and two young children out on his skiff for a quarantine break.
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7/30/2021
Orlando entrepreneurs Alex Santos and Peter Kassabov have a knack for staying ahead of the curve.
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6/29/2021
Jaret Davis was helping a friend move out of her house in an affluent Miami neighborhood about 20 years ago when neighbors called the police three times, supicious Davis was stealing furniture.
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6/29/2021
“I had one gift — I was curious, and I liked to learn,” says Gary Sasso.
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Justice for all
6/29/2021
“It just caused me to double down on my efforts related to the role lawyers can play when appropriately focused,” says attorney Al Dotson.
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6/29/2021
“The court system estimates that there'll be a little more than 1.1 million cases backlogged as of July... That's just in Florida."
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Dealing with uncertainty
6/29/2021
“Of course, nobody knew we were on the eve of a pandemic, or one of us might have thought better of that plan,” she laughs.
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A heavy loss
6/29/2021
After Pensacola plaintiff's attorney Fred Levin died from COVID-19, UF-educated trial lawyer Mark Proctor became President of Levin Papantonio Rafferty.
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6/28/2021
Heather L. Apicella is Board Certified in Marital and Family Law and is Chair of the Family Law Section of The Florida Bar.
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6/28/2021
Chip Bachara has devoted his legal career to representing clients in every type of construction dispute.
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6/28/2021
Dennis M. Campbell is the founding member of Campbell Law Firm PLLC, a trial and appellate firm.
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6/28/2021
Mr. Clark is a Board Certified Civil Trial Lawyer by The Florida Bar and a member of the American Board of Trial Advocates...
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6/28/2021
Michele Diglio-Benkiran has been practicing Real Estate & Business Law in Florida for over 22 years.
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6/28/2021
Dale Dobuler is a shareholder focusing his trial and litigation practice on complex insurance coverage litigation and bad faith...
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