It's bad enough that TSA workers have to look at your flabby fat ass through their full-body scanners, but now they're going to have to take a public scolding too.
According to a 90-day court order by the U.S. Court of Appeals of D.C., the Transportation Security Administration will now have to rea ... More >>
Rick Scott really, really, still very much wants people to pee into a cup randomly if he's going to give them financial help or let government workers keep getting a paycheck.
Last month, the 11th Circuit Court of Appeals in Atlanta unanimously ruled that an earlier ruling by a lower court to stop ... More >>
The 11th Circuit Court of Appeals in Atlanta unanimously ruled that a lower court's decision to halt the enforcement of Rick Scott's law that forced welfare recipients to take drug tests was good.
Back in May 2011, Scott signed into law a bill requiring that Florida's TANF welfare recipients ... More >>
Arguments were heard in the 11th Circuit Court of Appeals in Atlanta in Florida's appeal of a lower court Thursday on the decision halting enforcement of a 2011 state law mandating drug tests of applicants for the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families program.
Basically, the law says that those w ... More >>
A federal judge has found that the Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office "had a policy of threatening hospital staff" who refused when ordered by police to take blood samples in DUI cases, finding that "this policy directly impacted the Fourth Amendment rights of hospital employees... the Sheriff's Dep ... More >>
Orange County Republican Dean Cannon was named speaker of the Florida House of Representatives in 2010. Since he was first elected in 2004, he's getting term-limited out of office this year.In commemoration, Cannon's official portrait was unveiled on the House floor yesterday and hung in the cham ... More >>
Drug tests for everybody! The Florida House passed HB 1205 today, voting 79-37 to modify the state's Drug-Free Workplace Act to allow public agencies to randomly drug-test any of their employees for absolutely no reason.Despite the lengthy legal challenges associated with Gov. Rick Scott's ... More >>
Scott can't even get his dirty deeds enforced.Four months ago, we brought you a sobering catalog of Rick Scott's dirtiest deeds as chief executive of this fair state. There were a dozen items on the list -- gems like outsourcing prisons to political donors, slashing funding for public educa ... More >>
floppingaces.netIt looks like Gov. Rick Scott never met a constitution he couldn't violate.This time, it was likely the Fourth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, according to a federal judge who temporarily blocked the state's new welfare drug-testing law the governor loves so much.The lawsuit o ... More >>
Search and SeizureFlorida's Libertarian Party is asking the state's sheriffs departments to stop and frisk the people -- TSA agents -- who get paid to play grab-ass at airports. The party recently sent out an email to Florida's 67 sheriffs and demanded the arrest of TSA agents, claiming that the ... More >>
flickr.comThis week the Transportation Security Administration announced that travelers who don't want strangers to see their naked form in a full-body scanner and also don't want a stranger groping them will not be fined $11,000 for their refusal to cooperate. (If you decline the searches and th ... More >>
Broward County's thriving experiment in free-market health care -- pain pill clinics -- faces tougher regulations as of last Friday, when a piece of statewide legislation went into effect. The real title of the "Pill Mill Bill" is two single-spaced pages long. Suffice it to say that while the law ... More >>