Florida Justices Ask Pointed Questions During Hearing on Amendment 8

Florida Supreme Court justices poked holes in both sides of an ongoing debate whether to place Amendment 8 back on the November ballot during a 45-minute hearing Wednesday afternoon.

They didn’t issue a ruling, but one is expected soon.

Leon County Judge John Cooper removed the controversial measure two weeks ago, finding its title and summary misleading. The Secretary of State’s office appealed that decision, calling the item clear and straightforward.

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