Tag: constitutional amendment

Court questions if felons’ rights fight is moot

After Floridians passed a constitutional amendment in the Nov. 6 election, a federal appeals court is questioning whether it needs… Read More

7 months ago

Senator targets multi-subject constitutional amendments

A Republican senator has proposed a single-subject requirement for constitutional amendments placed on the ballot in the future by the… Read More

7 months ago

Guest Opinion – Amendment 4 Will Save Taxpayers Money and Give Felons a Second Chance

Florida’s 13 million voters have a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to help convicted felons who have paid their debt to society earn… Read More

8 months ago

Guest Opinion: Expansion of Gambling a Bad Bet for Florida

When the current State Constitution was adopted the only gambling that was approved by the citizens of Florida were pari-mutuels… Read More

9 months ago

Supreme Court strikes education amendment from ballot, keeps three others

Florida voters will get a chance in November to ban commercial greyhound racing but will not vote on a measure… Read More

9 months ago

Victims’ rights measure goes before Florida Supreme Court

Looking at the interplay with rights of criminal defendants, the Florida Supreme Court on Wednesday heard arguments about whether voters… Read More

10 months ago

Gambling regulation group spends $15 million on ads

A political committee leading a drive to pass a ballot proposal that could make it harder to expand gambling in… Read More

10 months ago

Judge rejects ballot measure on crime victims’ rights

Saying the measure does not meet requirements for “truth in packaging,” a Leon County circuit judge Monday rejected a proposed… Read More

10 months ago

Disney and Seminole Tribe Sink $10M into Gambling Amendment

Disney Worldwide Services, Inc. and the Seminole Tribe of Florida continue upping the ante as they try to pass a… Read More

10 months ago

Lawsuit Challenges Education Amendment

A constitutional amendment that could create more charter schools should be removed from the November ballot because it is misleading,… Read More

11 months ago

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