DeSantis signs bill making it illegal to protest in front of an individual's home

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Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis signed a bill on Monday that makes it illegal to protest at an individual's residence, citing the demonstrators who have shown up outside of multiple Supreme Court justices' homes in recent weeks.

Under the new law, protesters can only be arrested if they ignore a law enforcement officer's orders to disperse.

"Sending unruly mobs to private residences, like we have seen with the angry crowds in front of the homes of Supreme Court justices, is inappropriate," DeSantis said in a statement on Monday.

"This bill will provide protection to those living in residential communities and I am glad to sign it into law."... (Read more)