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Funeral protest ban clears Senate committee

Sen. Lizbeth Benacquisto's bill to ban protests at all funerals passed through the Senate Criminal Justice Committee on Tuesday. File photo by Ana Goni-Lessan.

By Billl Kaczor
Associated Press

Legislation that would expand a ban on protesting, picketing and other disturbances at all funerals, memorial services and burials in Florida, rather than just those involving military honor details, is on a fast track after final committee approval Tuesday.

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