.Jacksonville, FL, USA
Florida Governor Ron DeSantis during the signing of the bill. (Photo credit: Twitter/@GovRonDeSantis)

  • DeSantis signed the measure on the first day of LGBTQ Pride Month
  • The law goes into effect on July 1
  • The law requires girls and young women to state their biological sex through their birth certificate

.Florida, USA
Law would impose big fine on tech firms for violation. (Representative Image/Unsplash)

  • The law would impose fines of $250,000 a day if social media firms remove an account of a statewide political candidate
  • It also allows Floridians to sue technology firms if they face "unfair" treatment
  • DeSantis said the measure would prevent large platforms like Facebook and Twitter from limiting speech of politicians

.Florida, USA
Ron DeSantis has served as the Governor of Florida since 2019. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@RonDeSantisFL)

  • An executive order was signed to lift restrictions till July 1
  • A recently signed law would help continue the lifting of restrictions
  • Vaccine rollout in Florida was cited as the reason for the move