Election resources available
The Florida Bar has resources for educating voters on The Vote’s in Your Court web page – www.floridabar.org/thevotesinyourcourt. It has bios of all the appellate judges on the ballot this year; and Judicial Candidate Self Disclosure Statements, which allow trial court judges to put statements about why they want to serve as judges and the Guide for Florida Voters.
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December Special Appointments to be Filled - Nov. 7 deadline.
Florida Bar Foundation Vacancy to be Filled - Dec. 12 deadline.
THE FLORIDA BAR JOURNAL
The November issue of The Florida Bar Journal is now available online, featuring a special issue on animal law with articles on:
- Trusts for pets
- Animal abuse
- Equine liens
- Integrated animal court
- Dog bites
The Florida Bar News
The Nov. 1 Bar News is now available with stories including:
- The U.S. Supreme Court taking a Florida campaign solicitation case.
- Surrogacy lawyers helping couples deliver the family of their dreams.
- A Federal court upholding part of Florida's med mal law.
President's Video Message
In his second video message, President Greg Coleman asks all Bar members to view 2014 Tobias Simon Pro Bono Award recipient Karen Buesing’s acceptance speech to become invigorated and excited to step up to the plate and provide a higher level of pro bono service.
Welcome to The Florida Bar’s website redesign. Bar members: Enhance your experience and login to see your new My Florida Bar page. The July 1 Florida Bar News features information on the new site. This is the first phase of the redesign. Over the next year, more pages will be redesigned and converted. Comments may be emailed.
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Daily News Summary
COURT ORDERS JUDGE JUDITH HAWKINS BE REMOVED FROM THE BENCHThe Florida Supreme Court ordered the removal of Leon County Judge Judith Hawkins from the bench in a sharply worded order after she was fou...
MANATEE JUDGE A FINALIST FOR APPELLATE JUDGESHIPLocal Circuit Judge Diana Moreland is one of 11 finalists being considered for two vacancies with the Second District Court of Appeal. More...
32 ATTORNEYS DISCIPLINED, INCLUDING 10 IN CENTRAL FLORIDAThe Florida Bar announces that the Florida Supreme Court in recent court orders disciplined 32 attorneys; disbarring eight, revoking the lic...