A federal judge in Florida has voided the national mask mandate covering airports, planes and other public travel.
According to CNN:
US District Judge Kathryn Kimball Mizelle said the mandate was unlawful because it exceeded the statutory authority of the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and because its implementation violated administrative law.
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A federal judge in Florida has voided the national mask mandate covering airplanes and other public transportation as exceeding the authority of U.S. health officials. https://t.co/p178EmklM8
— CBS 13 News (@WGME) April 18, 2022
A federal judge in Florida has blocked Joe Biden's mask mandate for travel, including a nationwide injunction. pic.twitter.com/S1qGvv8nGz
— MRCTV (@mrctv) April 18, 2022
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— CNN Politics (@CNNPolitics) April 18, 2022
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— Spencer Brown (@itsSpencerBrown) April 18, 2022
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