Bill Aimed at Westboro Baptist Church Would Outlaw Funeral Protests in Florida
Bills filed in the Florida House and Senate would take direct action at the activities of the Westboro Baptist Church. The Kansas-based fringe church, classified by many experts as an active hate group, is well known for protesting military and other high profile funerals with signs reading "God Hates Fags," among other outrageous statements.
"The same rule would now apply to neighborhood drug dealers or other criminals," said Rep. Dwight Bullard, D - Miami,according to Jacksonville.com
. "The death of that person may be celebrated by the community."
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