Florida Supreme Court Stops Assault Weapons Ban Ballot Proposal

Posted 33 days ago


A proposed assault weapons ban was shot down by the Florida Supreme Court Thursday. In a 4-1 decision, the court agreed the ballot language for the proposed constitutional amendment could mislead voters about how the ban would work.

Gail Schwartz started the initiative after the 2018 shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida. She was the aunt of one of the 17 victims killed that day....(Read more)