Court reporter Karen Florin blogs about court cases and legal matters that are in the news.

A refreshing welcome at Community Speaks Out meeting

Over more than two decades on the job, I've become accustomed to making people feel uncomfortable.

People at their worst and best on display in courtrooms

Let's take a look at the people who, in the course of their jobs, helped save the day when Marcus Harvin crashed his car into a swimming pool with his two young daughters in the back seat.

Savoring the "I can't believe I get paid for this" moments of 2015

The job of a journalist entails more than writing fun feature stories and organizing celebrity seminars. But as the year comes to a close, those are the moments I choose to savor.