Florida: State Supreme Court tosses some initiatives and keeps others

Tue, Aug 31 2010 — Source: The Palm Beach Post

The Florida Supreme Court today threw out three proposed constitutional amendments placed on the November ballot by lawmakers. The court tossed an amendment that would have watered down two other amendments put on the ballot by citizens’ petition dealing with redistricting, another designed to give tax breaks to first-time home-buyers and a third passed by lawmakers opposed to federal health care reforms.

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