Month: March 2010

Lawmakers are rushing to pass several bills related to personal-injury lawsuits

TALLAHASSEE – Republicans in the Florida Senate just beat down Democratic Sen.Dan Gelber’s effort to take aim at Attorney General Bill McCollum for running to the court house over the federal health reform Congress passed this week. Lawmakers are rushing to pass several bills related to personal-injury lawsuits and took up one which would put

A 41-year-old man who was thrown from his motorcycle in Collier County Thursday is now facing charges

Wesley Eversole, of Naples, is charged with driving without motorcycle registration, failure to exhibit a license, and careless driving. State troopers say Eversole lost control of the motorcycle shortly before 3 a.m. near the intersection of Vanderbilt Beach Road and US-41. According to the Florida Highway Patrol, the motorcycle hit a median, throwing Eversole onto