DeSantis has also banned Florida municipalities from putting in renewed mitigation measures, and forbade businesses to require customers to be vaccinated. DeSantis is nearly as deadly as the virus itself.
BREAKING: We've filed a motion for preliminary injunction with @ACLUFL and @cjpmiami to block key portions of Florida's anti-protest law, H.B.1. The law risks criminalizing peaceful protest and provides a shield for those who kill or injure protestors. https://t.co/OMA85sSiXt
— Legal Defense Fund (@NAACP_LDF) July 14, 2021
The entire Florida Senate will now vote on the bill. On Friday, state Senate Minority Leader Gary Farmer (D-34) told the Sarasota Herald-Tribune that the bill “is so broadly worded, so badly defined, so potentially harmful to the right of free speech that… you could have peaceful protesters prosecuted simply for being present while someone near them… breaks the law.”
“Why aren’t any elected officials speaking out against this?”