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Suit seeks to stop Collier school board from denying enrollment to immigrant teens

Sharon Brooks Hodge Jun. 7, 2016, 7:29pm

ORLANDO – A federal class-action lawsuit has been filed against the School Board of Collier County challenging a policy that prevents immigrants 16 years or older from enrolling in public high school.

Appellate decision not likely to end litigation between Church of Scientology, attorney

Sharon Brooks Hodge May 9, 2016, 3:39pm

LAKELAND – An author who has been writing about the Church of Scientology for two decades expects the spiritual group to file a new lawsuit against the Florida lawyer who allegedly broke a 2004 settlement agreement.

Easley recognized for excellence and leadership

Sharon Brooks Hodge Apr. 6, 2016, 9:17pm

MIAMI – Three publications have recognized a Florida appellate specialist as a top tier lawyer who exemplifies excellence and leadership.