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Joe Negron

Florida editorial roundup

Recent editorials from Florida newspapers:


Jan. 4

The Palm Beach Post on legislation that would allow legislators to override court rulings:

For years, the Republican-led Florida Legislature has taken shots at the state's judiciary in retaliation for rulings it hasn't liked.

The hostilities opened in 2006, when the state Supreme Court, on a 5-2 vote, declared then-Gov. Jeb Bush's highly touted school voucher plan unconstitutional. The next year, a state senator countered with a proposed constitutional amendment to add eight members to the seven-member court — but withdrew his bill when it became public.

After that, legislators twice went...