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  • Judicial Candidate Takes Off Gloves

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    BY BUDDY NEVINS 

     

    Frantz “Jahra” McLawrence has come out swinging.

    In a move unusual for judicial candidates, McLawrence worked over his opponent Circuit Judge Lynn Rosenthal in a flyer mailed to voters.

    Judicial races are traditionally more sedate. Candidates shy away from personal attacks on opponents because they fear retribution from the Florida [...]

    From BrowardBeat.com at July 29, 2014, 6:57pm in News, Politics
  • One Step Closer

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    Florida edges closer to marriage equality.

    For the second time in eight days, a South Florida circuit judge has declared the state’s gay marriage ban unconstitutional and ordered that same-sex couples be allowed to marry.

    Late Friday afternoon, Miami-Dade Circuit Judge Sarah Zabel ordered that six same-sex couples who sued [...]

    From Bark Bark Woof Woof at July 26, 2014, 7:05am in News, Politics
  • Court Decision Puts Commission Primary In Doubt

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    BY BUDDY NEVINS

     

     

     

    A Tallahassee court ruling could impact a Broward County Commission Democratic primary.

    Broward Circuit Judge Sandra Perlman ruled a week ago that a write-in candidate had to live in Commission District 2 when he filed for office.

    Perlman’s ruling opened the County Commission Democratic primary to Republicans and independents.

    She based [...]

    From BrowardBeat.com at July 19, 2014, 12:03pm in News, Politics
  • Florida’s Turn

    As court after court rule in favor of marriage equality, we’ve all wondered when Florida would get its turn to step up to the bar.  In one case filed back in January, that turn is today.

    On July 2, 2014, Miami-Dade Circuit Judge Sarah Zabel will hear arguments on a [...]

    From Bark Bark Woof Woof at July 02, 2014, 3:37am in News, Politics
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