Capitol Update is a weekly review of state government. Topics this week include:
A federal judge ruled that Florida’s gaming compact with the Seminole Tribe violates federal law with respect to online sports betting.
The Legislature returns to the Capitol the week after Thanksgiving for the final round of committee meetings before regular session, with a long list of bills and gubernatorial appointments on the agenda.
The state prison system is facing changes after the Thanksgiving holiday, including a new secretary and a new rule limiting inmates’ mail to electronic scans on tablets and kiosks.