# Mask mandates
I Interviewed 5 Tampa Parents About U.S. Schools Forcing Mask Mandates; Mandates Are Illegal for Florida Schools
As COVID-19 seems to spread across the nation, many schools have reimplemented mask mandates, while such mandates are still illegal in Florida. I interviewed five Tampa parents to get their thoughts on this important health issue.
Appeals Court Rules Mask Mandate Not a Violation Of Cafe's Free Speech Rights
A photo of Helbachs café in Middleton, WisconsinDaily Coffee News. A federal appeals court has ruled that Dane County (Wisconsin) health officials did not violate free speech protections when citing an area café for advertising itself as a "mask-free zone" during the height of the COVID-19 pandemic.
ALCO, Berkeley schools drop mask mandate starting March 12
(Michael Loccisano / Getty Images) (ALAMEDA COUNTY, Calif.) Children in schools throughout Alameda County and the city of Berkeley will no longer need to wear masks, starting March 12.
A Staggering Number of Unruly Passengers Reported Last Year
Passengers on flightPhoto by Hanson Lu on Unsplash. According to an article published by gazette.com, the FAA has reported 6,500 cases of unruly passengers since January of 2021 and out of this number, 4,600 are mask-related. The situation which is rapidly getting out of hand has led Delta Airline's head honcho, Ed Bastian to seek the Department of Justice's help in putting 80 of those passengers on a no-fly list.
Largest Theme Parks in Orlando Discontinuing Mask Mandate
Everyone is talking about it. The no mask mandate by Orlando's largest theme park. No longer will you have to wear a mask while walking around indoors, whether in your Disney Hotel or theme park ride. Do you feel like this will bring the magic back to your Disney experience or does it make you nervous? Comment below, we'd love to hear your perspective.
COVID cases leveling off in the Bay Area ahead of the lifting of indoor mask mandates
(Mario Tama / Getty Images) (SAN FRANCISCO) The rate of new daily COVID-19 cases in the Bay Area has leveled off, after weeks of a steady decline, just before the slated lifting of indoor mask mandates for vaccinated people.