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‘Weaponising anti-Semitism’: Florida Senate passes bill barring Israel criticism

Opponents of the law, which focuses on criticism of Israel in schools, say the legislation violates free speech

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – A bill prohibiting anti-Semitism in Florida’s public schools and universities is going to Republican Gov. Ron DeSantis.

The Senate unanimously passed the bill Monday, two days after a gunman opened fire in a California synagogue, killing one and injuring three others.