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The Two COVID Questions Before the Court

The Two COVID Questions Before the Court

The Supreme Court has agreed to take up two vaccine mandate cases -- the one involving OSHA and the one for health care workers (CMS). A third mandate, aimed at federal contractors, remains in a kind of legal limbo. The temporary injunction granted by a Georgia judge...

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Council Authorizes License Plate Readers, Cameras

Council Authorizes License Plate Readers, Cameras

The Town of Fort Myers Beach Council has authorized Town Manager Roger Hernstadt to contract with Flock Safety to purchase six automatic license plate recognition cameras, which will cover the Matanzas Pass Bridge, Big Carlos Pass Bridge and give the town two mobile...

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Federal Appeals Court Upholds Bumpstock Ban

Federal Appeals Court Upholds Bumpstock Ban

Opponents of the bump stock ban were dealt another setback in court on Tuesday. A three-judge panel for the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals rejected a challenge to the 2019 rule banning the sale or possession of bump stocks. In its ruling, the court found that the ATF...

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