But there's a big "if" before either can be placed on the 2018 statewide ballot-both amendments still need hundreds of thousands of signatures.
Attorney General Pam Bondi and other supporters of the process have argued that the restoration of voting rights for felons should be earned and only after a sufficient waiting period. State legislators have considered proposals to expand casinos the last several years. Florida House Rep. Al Jacquet, D-Lantana, filed a bill in February to reinstate voting rights to felons three years after they've served their sentences.
"Read together, the title and summary would reasonably lead voters to understand that the chief objective of the amendment is to automatically restore voting rights to felony offenders, except those convicted of murder or felony sexual offenses, upon completion of all terms of their sentence". "This amendment modernizes Florida's criminal justice rules by bringing our state in line with others nationwide".
"Today is a momentous day", said Desmond Meade, president of the Florida Rights Restoration Coalition and chairman of Floridians for a Fair Democracy.
"We are very pleased that the Florida Supreme Court has approved the language for this important constitutional amendment", Kirk Bailey, political director of the American Civil Liberties Union of Florida, said in a statement. "Those who have paid their debt to society deserve a second chance".
Plus, quarterly reports on Israel's expansion of housing settlements are now required under a resolution critical of the USA ally. Plus, quarterly reports on Israel's expansion of housing settlements are now required under a resolution critical of the US ally.
According to the Post Independent , almost 30 percent of the town's tax receipts previous year were from marijuana sales. While it remains controversial, its impact has helped the town's economy catch its breath.
The "E-Motion" lettering in white detail the concept's electric powertrain, though so far no details regarding it have perspired. Proportionally, the E-Motion is slightly larger than a Toyota GT86 and like that model has a 2+2 seating arrangement.
San Antonio point guard Tony Parker was dismissive Wednesday when he was asked what he expects from the officials in Game 3 . Fizdale finished his tirade by slamming his fist on a table and yelling, "Take that for data", before storming out.
It is not always possible for people to solve problems themselves as "sometimes it's [the problems] just bigger than we are". Amazingly, Simmons decided this was the time to speak up. 'But it is yet to be determined, I would say'.
Netflix has expanded around the world over the last few years, betting that its USA formula would pay off in other countries. Netflix increased its number of members to 98.75 million, including 94.36 million paid, in the first quarter of 2017.
Monaco was stretched down both flanks but, equally, Dortmund was increasingly exposed to Monaco's slick counterattacking. In another quarterfinal match, there was a goal fest as hosts Monaco hammered German club Borussia Dortmund 3-1.
BFM TV said he was known to police and Agence France-Presse said police were searching a residence in suburban Paris . Police have issued an arrest warrant for a second suspect who had arrived in the country by train from Belgium.
Burgess told the panel that she came to Fox News through a temp agency and was working for a colleague of O'Reilly's. The ratings impact of Bill O'Reilly's firing will be measured over months, not days.
Trade Representative specifically points to South Korea and China as countries that employ unfair trade practices. Both sides said they do not expect the talks in Tokyo this week to delve into sector-by-sector talks on trade.
Zidane opted for a chance after 71 minutes as Mariano replaced Lucas as they pushed for a winning goal in the closing stages. We at The Hard Tackle take a closer look at some of the significant talking points to emerge from the result .
United States rental rises at slowest in five years
Even in hot West Coast markets, where rental growth is notoriously strong, rent appreciation is starting to slow. Mortgage rates are down from their December highs, but still well above where they were before the election.
French presidential hopefuls wrap up campaigns in tight race
Opponents of Le Pen and her anti-immigration National Front party also skirmished with police outside a Paris rally this week. That's higher than the probability assigned to both Trump and Brexit at a similar stage before those votes, they pointed out.
Rep. Jason Chaffetz will not run for reelection in 2018
Chaffetz entered office in 2009 and his indefinite departure from politics would leave Utah's 3rd District up for grabs. Chaffetz was re-elected four times in one of the most Republican congressional districts in the country.
Pakistan top court rejects call to oust PM
However, Khwaja Asif, a PML-N leader told that "it was a pre-planned order of Sharif, which he himself decided". Khan termed the verdict as indictment of Sharif as the bench did not absolve him of the allegations.
US considers shooting down N.Korea missile tests
The Trump administration is hoping that China will help rein in North Korea in exchange for other considerations. United States Vice President Mike Pence has arrived in Japan for the second leg of his four-nation Asia tour.