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Florida Lawmakers Pass Gun-School Safety Bill 3 Weeks After Massacre

Florida state lawmakers gave final passage on Wednesday to a gun-safety package that raises the legal age for buying rifles and imposes a three-day waiting period on all firearms sales, while also allowing the arming of some public school personnel. The bill was spurred by the shooting rampage three weeks ago that left 17 students and staff at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland and led to an extraordinary lobbying campaign by young survivors of the massacre. But the...

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