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Tuesday, Mar 31, 2015

William March

Tribune Staff

New restrictions on abortion could pass in Florida Legislature


TALLAHASSEE — The Florida Legislature is considering measures to restrict abortions, including one with a strong chance of passage that calls for a 24-hour waiting period before a woman can undergo the procedure.<...

In Florida’s ‘beer war,’ the growler appears to be winning


TALLAHASSEE – After a two-year political and public relations battle, the war over the half-gallon, refillable jug of craft beer known as a growler may finally be coming to an end.

Lawmaker shares rape story in support of college gun bill


TALAHASSEE — State Rep. Michelle Rehwinkel Vasilinda told a dramatic story in a House committee Wednesday of using a gun to prevent being raped while she was a student, saying that’s one reason she favors a...