Dist. appeals court reinstates net ban

Florida’s net ban is, once again, being enforced after Florida’s First District Court of Appeal agreed last week to reinstate an automatic stay on Leon County Circuit Judge Jackie Fulford’s ruling invalidating the rule.

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) is appealing Fulford’s decision, and the stay will keep the net ban and FWC’s associated rules in place while the case continues through the court system.

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