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Florida Legislature Debates School Safety, Gun Measures

The Florida Senate has agreed to advance a bill that would increase school safety and restrict gun purchases following a rare weekend session in the wake of last month's shooting at a high school that killed 17 people. Legislators debated dozens of amendments to the 100-page bill Saturday before approving the measure for a Monday vote. The Republican-controlled Senate rejected Democratic proposals to ban assault rifles and large-capacity magazines. Also rejected was a Democratic...

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