Hendry County

State Sen. Dwight Bullard, D-Miami

State Sen. Dwight Bullard, D-Miami, is weighing in on a recent lawsuit against Hendry County over a new primate breeding facility being built there.

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An animal rights group has filed suit against Hendry County. The group said the county broke the Sunshine Law when it approved a permit to build a primate breeding facility.

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A coalition of environmentalists and realtors is asking state officials to carefully consider looming development plans south of Lake Okeechobee.

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The Seminole Tribe is trying to stop the possible construction of a power plant next to the Big Cypress Indian Reservation.