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Jury convicts 3 of manslaughter Florida A&M hazing death
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) -- Three years after a Florida A & M University drum major died after being hazed, the last defendants facing charges in his death were convicted of manslaughter and felony hazing in a case that shined a light on the violent ritual within the school's famed marching band....

Florida House calls for changes in the state's prisons
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) -- Florida may start a pilot program that brings body cameras into one state prison under a bill passed by the Florida House....

Florida could soon limit access to police camera videos
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) -- Florida may soon place limits on who is allowed to access video taken by body cameras worn by law enforcement officers....

Internet piracy bill passes Legislature, goes to governor
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) -- A bill to combat Internet piracy of music and movies is heading to Gov. Rick Scott for consideration despite opposition from some of the nation's biggest Internet companies....

Legislators look for common ground on budget, Medicaid
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) -- House and Senate leaders weren't backing off their opposing positions on Medicaid expansion Friday during tense budget negotiations leading into the final week of the Legislative session....

Court: acquitted Miami Lakes mayor should get old job back
MIAMI (AP) -- Michael Pizzi should be restored as Miami Lakes mayor after his acquittal on federal corruption charges even though a replacement mayor was elected, a state appeals court ruled Friday....

Florida Legislature sends message to Obama, Congress on Iran
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) -- The Florida House is joining the Florida Senate in telling President Barack Obama and Congress that they want new economic sanctions against Iran if the country doesn't agree that it won't use its nuclear program for weapons....

Obama uses hospital funds to push Medicaid expansion
MIAMI (AP) -- The Obama administration is dialing up the pressure on a handful of states that have resisted expanding Medicaid coverage for their low-income residents under the federal health care overhaul....

Lawmakers pass bill to aid craft brewers, end growler war
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) -- Florida's "growler war" over craft beer may be ending under legislation passed by the state House Friday and ready to go to Gov. Rick Scott....

Florida Legislature adds protections for pregnant women
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) -- Florida is making it clear that anti-discrimination laws extend to pregnant women....

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