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FDA backs down from releasing genetically modified mosquitoes after lawsuit threatened

Kristin Danley-Greiner Jan. 8, 2017, 7:57pm

KEY HAVEN, Fla. — When the U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced that it was dropping plans to release millions of genetically engineered mosquitoes in Key Haven, Florida, many people breathed a sigh of relief.

Weather prompts rescheduling of arguments in indigent care reimbursement case

Kristin Danley-Greiner Dec. 2, 2016, 2:17pm

TALLAHASSEE -- Oral arguments will not resume until Feb. 8 in the constitutional battle over a 2003 state law requiring Sarasota County to reimburse private hospitals for providing indigent care, due to the weather.

Florida attorneys debate Daubert Standard; court ruling to come soon

Kristin Danley-Greiner Nov. 18, 2016, 12:28am

TALLAHASSEE, FLORIDA – The Florida Supreme Court will rule on changes to the admissibility standard for expert testimony, which has been contested in past civil litigation cases.

11th Circuit: Bankruptcy courts cannot be involved in Medicare-related cases

Kristin Danley-Greiner Oct. 14, 2016, 12:03pm

MIAMI – The U.S. Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit now is the third circuit court to deny bankruptcy courts any involvement in Medicare-related bankruptcy issues.