Firearm Owners’ Privacy Act
Can your doctor talk to you about firearms? Under a Florida House Bill recently passed, the answer is no. Now doctors are fighting back and had attorneys argue on their behalf Thursday before a federal appeals panel in Miami.
Florida Governor Rick Scott and the Florida Department of Health have appealed a Miami federal judge’s ruling that barred the enforcement of a state law that forbid doctors and other medical providers from asking patients about guns in their homes.
A federal judge in Miami has sided with doctors in the Sunshine State over a controversial gun law.