Mississippi Senate Committee Passes Bill Setting Foundation to Reject Some Federal Gun Control

JACKSON, Miss. (Mar. 22, 2016) – A Mississippi bill that would set the foundation to reject and end new federal gun control regulations and executive orders passed an important Senate committee last week. The bill already passed the full House and will now move to the full Senate for further consideration.

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Mississippi House Passes Bill Setting Foundation to Reject Federal Gun Control

JACKSON, Miss. (Feb. 29, 2016) – A Mississippi bill that would bar state enforcement of some future executive orders or federal agency rules relating to gun control passed an the state House today. If ultimately passed into law, it would set the stage to effectively block such actions in practice within the state. The vote was 75-46.

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Florida Bill Would Fully Decriminalize Marijuana; Effectively Nullify Federal Prohibition

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (Nov. 2, 2015) – Two bills introduced in the Florida legislature would remove cannabis from the state’s schedule of controlled substances, treating marijuana like any other plant under state law. The proposal would not only completely decriminalize marijuana in the Sunshine State, it would also take a big step toward nullifying federal cannabis prohibition in practice in Florida.

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