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Lithia “Body Farm” Plan Nixed

The University of South Florida is abandoning its quest to build a "body farm" on several acres of land in Lithia near the Hillsborough County Sheriff training facility.

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Revenge Porn to be Illegal in Florida

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Some FL Police Body Cam Video May Stay Secret

Florida may soon place limits on who is allowed to access video taken by body cameras worn by law enforcement officers.

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Victory for FL Craft Brewers

Florida's "growler war'' over craft beer may be ending under legislation headed to Gov. Rick Scott.

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School Choice Bill Passes FL House

Florida children may be able to cross county lines to go to school under a bill passed by the Florida House.

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UF Frat Suspended, Members Expelled

A University of Florida fraternity has been suspended after allegations that its members insulted and spat at a group of disabled military veterans at a Panama City Beach resort.

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Parents Charged in Abuse Death of Bradenton 4 Year Old

A Bradenton woman is accused of aggravated manslaughter in the death of her 4-year-old son.

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Closing Arguments Underway in FAMU Hazing Death Trial

A prosecutor says the three remaining defendants on trial for the hazing death of a Florida A&M drum major didn't beat him because they disliked him but because it was tradition.

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24 Hour Abortion Wait Goes to Gov. Scott

A bill that will require a 24-hour waiting period for abortions is now going to Gov. Rick Scott.

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Universal Orlando Using Metal Detectors At Roller Coasters

Universal Orlando Resort is now requiring visitors to go through metal detectors at three of its roller coasters. Keys, phones and other loose items are banned from Rip Ride Rockit, Dragon Challenge and The Incredible Hulk. Visitors can store