Parkland shooting victims’ families settle lawsuit with DOJ for $127.5 million

Parkland shooting victims’ families settle lawsuit with DOJ for $127.5 million

The Department of Justice on Monday reached a tentative lawsuit settlement with families of victims of a February 2018 mass shooting at a school in Parkland, Florida, court filings show.Why it matters: In the aftermath of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting that left 17 people dead, it emerged that there were several instances…

4 Black men wrongly charged with rape are exonerated after 72 years

4 Black men wrongly charged with rape are exonerated after 72 years

Four Black men wrongly charged with rape were exonerated Monday, more than 70 after being convicted of what prosecutors now say were baseless charges. Why it matters: Prosecutors said the case against the men, who all died before it was re-examined by Florida officials, “lacked due process and would not be tried today,” the New…

Man seen carrying speaker’s lectern at Jan. 6 riot pleads guilty

Man seen carrying speaker’s lectern at Jan. 6 riot pleads guilty

The Florida man photographed carrying the House speaker’s lectern and waving during the Jan. 6 riot at the U.S. Capitol pleaded guilty to a federal misdemeanor Monday, according to court records.The man, Adam Johnson, 36, pleaded guilty to a count of entering and remaining in a restricted building or grounds, records show.A plea agreement estimates…

While Biden Raises Taxes, DeSantis Drop $1 Billion Tax Credit on Florida

While Biden Raises Taxes, DeSantis Drop $1 Billion Tax Credit on Florida

In this episode of “Biden Being Biden, DeSantis Being DeSantis”… The inept occupant of the Oval Office kills one major oil pipeline and talks about killing another one while driving up inflation and gas prices with it. The governor of Florida suspends the state’s gas tax, providing $1 billion in relief to drivers feeling the…

Still Winning: Florida Reporting Lowest Coronavirus Case Rate Per Capita in U.S.

Still Winning: Florida Reporting Lowest Coronavirus Case Rate Per Capita in U.S.

The Sunshine State is continuing to defy the opinions and attacks offered by members of the far-left and establishment media, reporting the lowest coronavirus cases per capita in the United States.  As of Monday, Florida continued to report the lowest case rate per 100,000 standing at seven, per the New York Times’ latest tally. Florida’s…