A social justice group has filed a lawsuit against Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis and others two days after the Republican signed a bill to create tougher penalties for people who participate in violent protests. The nonprofit group Legacy Entertainment & Arts Foundation filed the lawsuit Wednesday in Orlando federal court, according to court records. It argues the new law violates First Amendment protections for free speech, Eighth Amendment protections against cruel and unusual punishment and 14th Amendment protections of due process.
In the hours after Derek Chauvin was convicted of murdering George Floyd on Tuesday, sports leagues and teams issued statements praising the verdict.
DISH said it will construct its cloud-based 5G open radio access network on Amazon Web Services starting with Las Vegas later this year.