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Capitol Update is a weekly review of state government. Topics this week include:
- The Marjory Stoneman Public Safety Commission held two days of meetings to review details and presentations about what led to the worst school shooting in Florida’s history.
- Florida Supreme Court Justices heard oral arguments on whether judges and lawyers can be Facebook friends.
- Three civil rights leaders have been added to the Florida Civil Rights Hall of Fame.