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Demonstration against new Florida laws held in Tallahassee

Event staged Saturday at Cascades Park
Posted at 4:07 PM, Jul 02, 2023
and last updated 2023-07-02 16:07:35-04

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WTXL) — Showing resistance against new bills going into effect Saturday.

That was the goal of a demonstration across Florida Saturday, including the capital city.

At Cascades Park, organizations came together to talk about their plans to tackle the bills going into effect.

Those bills include a permitless carry firearm bill and a bill targeting illegal immigrants.

Some of the organizations that turned out to rally include Florida For All, Dream Defenders, Planned Parenthood and Equality Florida.