Tuesday, July 03, 2012

Florida News

Judge strikes down law barring docs from gun talk (WINK-TV Fort Myers)
A federal judge struck down a Florida law that restricted doctors from talking about gun ownership with their patients.
Fla. election law draws new legal challenge (News 4 Jax)
The American Civil Liberties Union along with a Tampa state senator and other groups are challenging a Florida election law.
In Florida fight, Obama and Romney scrap along I-4 (The Kansas City Star)
In the presidential battleground with the biggest prize, Democrat Barack Obama is focused on ratcheting up voter turnout in Florida's university towns, its Hispanic enclaves around Orlando and its Jewish communities in the south.
In Florida fight, Obama and Romney scrap along I-4 (The Wichita Eagle)
In this June 26, 2012 file photo, President Barack Obama speaks in Atlanta. The presidential race enters the sultry summer _ a final lull before a sprint to Election Day _ with President Barack Obama and Republican Mitt Romney neck and neck and no sign that either can break away.
In Florida fight, Obama and Romney scrap along I-4 (The Papillion Times)
In this June 21, 2012 file photo, Republican presidential candidate, former Massachusetts Gov.
Americans' use of hospice doubles in a decade (Polk County Democrat)
Forget that image of a hospice worker sitting next to a hospital bed in a dimly lit room.

Fla. man arrested after tantrum at airport
Fla. man arrested after tantrum at airport (WSVN-TV Miami Beach)
Authorities arrested a man they saw was throwing a tantrum at a South Florida airport, cursing and yelling at a ticket agent.
Couple accused of making child porn with 4-year-old (WNEM-TV Saginaw)
A convicted sex offender in Florida and his girlfriend are accused of raping a four-year-old girl in their care and recording it.
Scott: Florida Won't Comply with ObamaCare (Patch)
Despite a 5-4 ruling by the Supreme Court that President Barack Obama's Affordable Care Act is constitutional, Florida Gov.
Florida Food Stamp Program Tops, Wins $9 Million Fed Bonus (CBS Local)
The Department of Children and Families gets a bad rap for the way it manages everything from foster care to adoptions, so its only fair they get credit for a good thing, and the feds say Florida is tops in managing Food Stamps.