# Freedom of choice
Walmart To Stop Selling Cigarettes in Some of Its Florida Stores – What About Freedom of Choice for Consumers?
In a move that's likely been coming for some time, it emerged on March 28 that Walmart will stop selling cigarettes and tobacco products in many of its stores in Florida. The retail group will also stop selling cigarettes so widely in stores in Arkansas, California and New Mexico too.
Florida Senate Approves 15 Week Abortion Ban – It’s Expected To Pass Into Law Next Week if Governor DeSantis Agrees
Late on Thursday March 3, Florida's State Legislature voted 23 to 15 in favor of new measures that will crush freedom of choice for women in the state wanting to terminate a pregnancy after 15 weeks.
Florida Senate Approves First Stage of Bill Preventing Abortion After 15-Weeks, Removing Exceptions for Rape and Incest
Florida's Republican-controlled Senate Health Policy Committee voted on February 2 to approve the controversial 'Fatal and Infant Mortality Reduction' bill - SB 146. The bill is becoming one of the more controversial topics for discussion in the state's 2022 legislative season and seeks to restrict the circumstances under which pregnant women can choose to terminate the pregnancy.