Author: Tahodja Bond | SJGC Capital Bureau


Outdoor workers seek mandatory relief

Zahir Furquan, a 21-year-old timber relocation engineer from Jacksonville, knows the challenges of working outdoors all too well.  “Sometimes the employer you are working for may not have a cooler on the truck for long jobs,” Furquan said. “That is a bare minimum.” Furquan’s sentiments highlight the need for better […]


State senator wants to regulate fantasy sports

Fantasy sports have become a cultural phenomenon, captivating the attention of millions worldwide. In recent years, the rise of fantasy sports betting has added another layer of excitement and engagement for participants. However, with this surge in popularity comes the need to ensure fairness, integrity and responsible participation. Florida is […]


Florida Senate considers kratom reform

In a move to regulate the sale and consumption of kratom products in Florida, state Senator Keith Perry, a Republican from Ocala, has introduced Senate Bill 842, also known as the Florida Kratom Consumer Protection Act. The bill aims to establish guidelines for processors and enhance consumer protection in the […]