SE hospital district files malpractice suit over failed Bert Fish merger

A year after a judge threw out a merger for Bert Fish Medical Center, the Southeast Volusia Hospital District has filed a lawsuit claiming legal malpractice against their former attorney and his law firm.

In the 26-page document filed Thursday, Bert Fish and the hospital district asks the court for monetary damages, including $3.4 million in out-of-pocket . . . → Read More: SE hospital district files malpractice suit over failed Bert Fish merger

Daytona Beach News-Journal: Gov. Scott’s missing the chance for an open discussion

EDITORIAL
BY PAT RICE, NEWS-JOURNAL EDITOR

Given the fiscal issues the state is facing, Florida Gov. Rick Scott may never be Mr. Popularity. That doesn’t appear to bother him in the least. But it should.

Scott’s effectiveness over the next 3 1/2 years will depend on his popular support. State legislators and local government officials are much more likely . . . → Read More: Daytona Beach News-Journal: Gov. Scott’s missing the chance for an open discussion