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More students arrested in Florida than any other state

Many in Florida, including defense attorneys and juvenile justice advocates, are becoming increasingly worried about the large number of juvenile students who are arrested in schools. The thought is these kids are ending up being arrested for incidents that used to warrant a trip to the principal's office.

Florida's Has Hard-Hitting New Sex Abuse Reporting Law

The exposure of Jerry Sandusky and the ensuing Penn State scandal will forever change the way our country handles allegations of child abuse. Florida, which has always taken a tough stance on the matter, just enacted new legislation making its position even tougher.

Florida to Increase Unemployment Insurance Fraud Prosecutions

The prolonged economic recession has made it difficult for many people to make ends meet. Extended unemployment has caused a number of these individuals to fall behind on their monthly expenses. Inevitably, some individuals who have returned to work have found the opportunity to catch up by continuing to receive benefits too tempting to pass up. Now, many of these people may face the consequences as a national effort has begun to stomp out unemployment compensation fraud.

Clermont Teen Accused of Drug Possession/Selling Pot to High School Kids

An 18-year old Clermont teen has been arrested and accused of selling marijuana to high school kids. Police became suspicious of the youth after observing what appeared to be a significant amount of traffic into and out of the home.

Over the Holidays Police Are Cracking Down on Drunk Drivers in Florida

Last week, Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) announced a joint effort with the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) to crack down on drunk driving this holiday season. The campaign, titled, "Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over," was kicked-off to address the special threat posed to drivers during the six weeks between Thanksgiving and New Years. During this season, more people are killed or injured in car crashes in Central Florida than any other time of year.

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