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File photo of a soccer stadium. (credit: JOHN MACDOUGALL/AFP/Getty Images)

Orlando Drops Church Lawsuit, Moving MLS Stadium

The City of Orlando is dropping eminent domain proceedings against a church that had been holding up construction of a new downtown Major League Soccer stadium, and is opting instead to adjust its planned location.

98.7 The Fan–08/04/2014

George Zimmerman leaves the courtroom at the end of the day during his trial in Seminole circuit court July 5, 2013 in Sanford, Florida. Zimmerman has been charged with second-degree murder for the 2012 shooting death of Trayvon Martin. (Photo by Gary W. Green-Pool/Getty Images)

George Zimmerman To Appeal Lawsuit Dismissal

George Zimmerman has filed a notice to appeal the dismissal of his defamation lawsuit against NBC Universal and three reporters.

07/25/2014

Mugshot of George Zimmerman following arrest. (credit: Seminole County Jail)

Judge Dismisses Zimmerman’s Lawsuit Against NBC

A Florida judge on Monday dismissed the defamation lawsuit filed by George Zimmerman against NBC and three reporters, saying the former neighborhood watch leader failed to show the network acted with malice.

06/30/2014

George Zimmerman, the acquitted shooter in the death of Trayvon Martin, faces a Seminole circuit judge during a first-appearance hearing on charges including aggravated assault stemming from a fight with his girlfriend on Nov. 19, 2013 in Sanford, Fla. (credit: Joe Burbank-Pool/Getty Images)

Part Of Zimmerman Defamation Lawsuit Dismissed

A Florida judge has dismissed part of a lawsuit against NBC Universal that claims the television network defamed George Zimmerman’s reputation.

CBS Tampa–06/19/2014

File photo of Fla. Attorney General Pam Bondi. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Pam Bondi: Gay Marriage Would “Impose Significant Public Harm”

The attorney general of Florida says in court documents that recognizing same sex marriages performed in other states would “impose significant public harm.”

CBS Tampa–05/30/2014

File photo of a courtroom. (Photo by Spencer Weiner-Pool/Getty Images)

Woman Claims Police Forced Her To Poop In Yard

A Florida woman claims in a lawsuit that police officers forced her to poop in her yard while they were searching her home for meth.

CBS Tampa–03/25/2014

File photo of Carnival Triumph ship. (Credit: DAN ANDERSON/AFP/Getty Images)

Passengers In Court Over Disabled Carnival Triumph Cruise Ship

About three dozen passengers who sailed on the ill-fated Carnival Triumph cruise ship that drifted at sea for days are hoping to collect thousands of dollars apiece as a result of lingering medical and mental problems.

03/05/2014

File photo of a police car. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Lawsuit: Woman Spends Night In Jail After Cop Said It Was ‘Felony’ To Record Traffic Stop Conversation

The Broward County Sheriff’s Office is facing a lawsuit after a woman says she was forced to spend a night in jail after she recorded a conversation between herself and a police officer.

02/19/2014

George Zimmerman November appearance on charges he assaulted his girlfriend. (Joe Burbank-Pool/Getty Images)

AP Says Zimmerman Painting Is Copy Of AP Photo

The news association is demanding a court block the sale of the painting.

01/25/2014

26-year-old Kaelyn Marie Partenza started the fire after a fight with her ex-boyfriend, say police. (Getty Images)

$100M Lawsuit Over Bahamas Chopper Crash

A $100 million lawsuit has been refiled against a Florida billionaire over a 2012 helicopter crash in the Bahamas that killed a prominent tax attorney.

CBS Tampa–01/11/2014

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