Floridians Who Lost Homes To Receive $1,500 Checks As Part Of SettlementMore than 1,700 Floridians who lost their homes to foreclosure will receive small payments as part of a national settlement with five major banks.
ACLU Sues School District Over Gay-Straight Club The ACLU is suing a Florida school district for the second time this year, claiming it is once again refusing to approve a gay-straight alliance club at a middle school.
Federal Judge OKs Settlement In Casey Anthony Case A federal bankruptcy judge has approved a settlement between Casey Anthony and a Texas search group that helped look for her missing 2-year-old daughter, Caylee.
Anthony Reaches Deal In Bankruptcy CaseCasey Anthony has reached a settlement in her bankruptcy case with a Texas search group that helped look for her missing 2-year-old daughter.
Former Fla. Judicial Assistant Alleges Harassment A former Florida judicial assistant says in a complaint filed Wednesday that she was fired this month for reporting an affair between a Polk County judge and a bailiff and was later sexually harassed by that bailiff.
Trayvon Martin's Parents Settle With Fla. HOAThe parents of a teenager who was fatally shot by a neighborhood watch volunteer last year have settled a wrongful-death claim against the homeowners association of the Florida subdivision where their son was killed.
Fla. Gets $8.6M Share Of 'Robo-Sign' Settlement Florida will get an $8.6 million share of a national settlement with a loan processing company over so-called "robo-signing" and other improper mortgage foreclosure practices.
Gov. Rick Scott's Office Criticizing Settlement Reach With BP OilFlorida Gov. Rick Scott's office is sharply criticizing a settlement reached between the federal government and oil giant BP.