Here's a little round-up of this and that from around the state that I thought you should know! As always, leave more stories and links that we might have missed in the comments!
* "Christian Coalition 2.0" Hits Florida - Ralph Reed, former head of the Christian Coalition, formalized plans last week to open an affiliate of his new Faith and Freedom Coalition in Florida. Great. Just waht we need in Florida- more fundie nutjobs...
* Florida Gay Basher Arrested, Charged with Hate Crime - One of two men who assaulted another man while shouting anti-gay epithets outside the Westend Package Bar in Newberry, Florida, near Gainesville, in early September, has been arrested and charged.
* Tampa weighs protections for transgender individuals - Tampa's Human Rights Board on Thursday asked the city council to consider extending the protections offered to other minorities to transgender groups.
More News from Pride Celebrations around the state after the jump!!