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Federal Judge Voids Public Transport Mask Mandate in Florida

Judge Kathryn Kimball Mizelle called the Biden Administration’s mask regulation “unlawful,” despite the government’s attempts to prevent the spread of COVID-19.

Mizelle claimed that “the Mandate exceeded the CDC’s statutory authority, improperly invoked the good cause exception to notice and comment rule making, and failed to adequately explain its decisions.”

The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) prolonged the mask mandate in Florida through May 3, 2022, as the number of COVID-19 cases increased since April across the country.

Following the judge’s ruling, American Airlines, Delta, and Alaska Airlines shared that they will not force passengers to wear masks on board.

For more information on the case, see the order by the US District Court for the Middle District of Florida.

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Article by Yevheniia Savchenko

Yevheniia Savchenko is a Product Content Manager at Lawrina. Yevheniia creates user interface copies for Lawrina products, writes release notes, and helps customers get the best user experience from all Lawrina products. Also, Yevheniia is in charge of creating helpful content on legal template pages (Lawrina Templates) and up-to-date information on US law (Lawrina Guides). In her spare time, Yevheniia takes up swimming, travels, and goes for a walk in her home city.

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