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Florida editorial roundup

Recent editorials from Florida newspapers:


April 23

The Gainesville Sun on the legalization of marijuana:

State constitutional amendments aren't suggestions. When at least 60 percent of voters feel strongly enough about an issue that they approve putting it into the Florida Constitution, they expect state lawmakers to implement the measure without revisions.

Attempts by Republicans in the Florida Legislature to rewrite recently passed constitutional amendments are an insult to the people they're supposed to serve. From amendments dealing with redistricting to land conservation to medical marijuana, state lawmakers have time and again put their own...