Florida man broke the law while fishing, police said


This screenshot of a man’s Facebook post led to his arrest by Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission officers.

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A North Florida man came to the Florida Keys in August and fished, chronicling his vacation by posting videos and photos on his Facebook page.

But some of those catches, police said, were crimes.

The Facebook posts show a protected Goliath grouper being filleted, a

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Morro Bay is moving forward with new vacation rental law. Here are the details

After significant public debate, the Morro Bay City Council is moving forward with new regulations for short-term vacation rentals.

The city hopes to balance business interests and property rights with neighborhood concerns.

At its Sept. 22 meeting, the City Council formed a framework around a new city policy, revising its cap on the number of homes that can be used as vacation rentals from 250 to 175.

The council is

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Baltimore City Council approves worker recall bill over law department, hotel industry objections

The Baltimore City Council on Monday passed legislation aimed at protecting hospitality workers’ jobs, despite objections from the city’s law department and the hotel industry.

The bill would require hospitality businesses to hire laid-off workers once they reopen. Thousands of housekeepers, banquet servers and other employees have lost their jobs as the industry suffers from the coronavirus pandemic and related shutdowns.

The council also passed a second, less-contested bill that

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Middleburg Heights mulls safety law to prevent nuisance hotels

MIDDLEBURG HEIGHTS, Ohio — City officials are considering an ordinance that would require specific safety measures and restrictions for Middleburg Heights hotels and motels.

The draft proposal was introduced at the Sept. 22 City Council meeting and immediately referred to the Safety Committee for further discussion.

According to the legislation, a new chapter would be created in the city’s codified ordinances “to mandate hotels and motels implement security measures

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Law firm says locked-down Manchester students ‘may be entitled to claim damages for false imprisonment’

A law firm says some students currently locked-down at Manchester Metropolitan University halls of residence ‘may be entitled to claim damages for false imprisonment’.

And they claim to have evidence, including recordings, of accommodation staff and security ‘enforcing’ the lockdown.

Solicitors said they were now acting for nine students currently in quarantine at the Birley campus and Cambridge Halls.

The law firm, Levins Solicitors, has written to Manchester city council’s

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Inside Housing – Home – Up to 1,000 temporary accommodation beds in Edinburgh will be ‘unsuitable’ under new law

Edinburgh Council said that up to 1,000 of the beds it uses to temporarily house homeless people will soon be deemed ‘unsuitable’ when a new law restricting the use of B&Bs and hotels comes into force in Scotland in January.


Up to 1,000 temporary accommodation beds in Edinburgh will be deemed “unsuitable” when new laws come into force in Scotland in January #UKhousing


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