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Federal Judge Asked To Allow Same Sex Marriages

A federal judge is being asked to allow same sex couples to marry in Florida in the wake of a decision by the U.S. Supreme Court.

CBS Tampa–10/07/2014

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FSU Booster Club Official Accused Of Grand Theft

The comptroller of the athletic booster club at Florida State University is accused of “misappropriating” between $500,000 and $700,000.

CBS Tampa–10/02/2014

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Florida Fires 13 Prison Employees In Crackdown

State prison officials did some major house cleaning this week, firing a total of 13 people, in the wake of widespread abuse allegations.

09/13/2014

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Final Ballots Being Cast In Early-Voting Period

Early voting is wrapping up across the state this weekend in advance of next week’s primary election.

CBS Tampa–08/23/2014

A petition to change the name of a mostly black Jacksonville, Fla., high school named after an early Ku Klux Klan leader has gathered nearly 90,000 signatures.  (Photo credit JEFF PACHOUD/AFP/Getty Images)

Florida Program Model For Placing Foster Kids Being Tested

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — The Florida Department of Children and Families’ electronic system used for placing foster children across state lines is being used as the model in a national pilot project. Florida has used the […]

CBS Tampa–08/16/2014

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Feds Grant Florida 3-Year Medicaid Renewal

The federal government has granted a three-year renewal of Florida’s Medicaid managed care program.

CBS Tampa–08/02/2014

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Health Officials Warn Residents, Tourists Of Sweltering Heat

Florida health officials are warning residents and tourists to guard against sweltering heat this July Fourth weekend.

CBS Tampa–07/04/2014

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Lottery Officials Warning People Of Scams To Get Personal Information

Florida Lottery officials say their logo and letterhead are being used in scam emails seeking personal data to claim fake prizes.

CBS Tampa–07/01/2014

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Florida Gov. Signs Bill For Use Of Pot Strain

Some patients in Florida are going to be able to use a strain of low-potency marijuana under a bill signed into law by Gov. Rick Scott.

CBS Tampa–06/16/2014

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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

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