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The American Civil Liberties Union of Florida is siding with physicians in the so-called the Docs versus Glocks lawsuit. State director Howard Simon says the law impinges on a doctor’s right to free speech.

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The mass shooting in Orlando has rattled the LGBT community across the country.  But it hasn’t stopped men and women in Pensacola from celebrating pride week. 

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One of the many focuses of this year’s upcoming Human Trafficking Summit may be on Florida’s lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender, or LGBT community.

Mary McLeod Bethune
Florida State Archives

A state historical council asked who should represent Florida in Washington D.C.’s Statuary Hall, and the results are clear.  The public heavily favors educator and civil rights activist Mary McLeod Bethune.

The League of Women Voters is adding its voice to a liberal chorus calling for a special session of the Legislature.