Fox, a Democrat, served 10 years in Tallahassee -- 1976-1982 in the House, District 110, followed by a single term in the Senate -- and practiced law with husband Mike Gold.
Fox's greatest legislative triumphs included bills protecting children: one permitting children to testify via video in abuse cases, another mandating fingerprinting and background checks for anyone working with kids.
Both came in the 1985 session. Read more here.
-- Elinor Brecher