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USA: Ron DeSantis issues executive order banning ‘vaccine passports’ in Florida

Governor says prohibition is ‘necessary to protect the fundamental rights and privacies of Floridians and the free flow of commerce’

‘The legislature is working on making permanent these protections for Floridians and I look forward to signing them into law soon,’ Ron DeSantis said.
 ‘The legislature is working on making permanent these protections for Floridians and I look forward to signing them into law soon,’ Ron DeSantis said. Photograph: Paul Hennessy/SOPA Images/REX/Shutterstock

Florida governor Ron DeSantis on Friday announced an executive order banning “vaccine passports” in the state, which like the rest of the US continues to suffer under the Covid-19 pandemic.          Continue reading