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JUSTICE TEACHING TO HONOR EXEMPLARY LEADERS IN CIVICS EDUCATION
June 22, 2015
Three Justice Teaching Awards will be presented by Florida Supreme Court Justice R. Fred Lewis during the Judicial Luncheon on June 25 at The Florida Bar’s Annual Convention in Boca Raton. The awards honor a teacher, a volunteer and a judge for their de...
2015 LEGAL GUIDE FOR NEW ADULTS YOUTUBE CONTEST DEADLINE EXTENDED
April 21, 2015
The Florida Bar Law Related Education Committee has extended the deadline for Florida high school students to participate in the 2015 YouTube Contest until May 1, 2015. The YouTube contest provides a new means to get students interested in the law by usin...
FLORIDA BAR DISTRIBUTES 192,000 LEGAL GUIDES TO HIGH SCHOOLS AND ANNOUNCES VIDEO CONTEST
February 23, 2015
Legal guides for Florida students turning 18 have been sent to all high school principals and a contest with cash prizes for student videos on the legal responsibilities of new adults is now open for entries. The Legal Guide for New Adults is part of an o...
FOURTH CIRCUIT JUDICIAL NOMINATING COMMISSION - ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR JUDICIAL VACANCY
January 9, 2015
JACKSONVILLE -- The Fourth Circuit Judicial Nominating Commission has been asked to provide Gov. Rick Scott with nominees for the vacancy in the County Court for Duval County resulting from the recent appointment of Judge Angela Cox to the Circuit Court. ...
NOTICE OF CIRCUIT COURT AND COUNTY COURT VACANCIES - NINTH CIRCUIT JUDICIAL NOMINATING COMMISSION
December 4, 2014
The Ninth Circuit Judicial Nominating Commission announces a circuit court vacancy in the Ninth Judicial Circuit Court resulting from the resignation of the Honorable Judge Robert M. Evans and a county court vacancy in the Orange County Court, Ninth Judic...
FIRST DISTRICT COURT OF APPEAL JUDICIAL NOMINATING COMMISSION ANNOUNCES NOMINEES
November 7, 2014
Office of Governor Rick Scott State of Florida The Capitol 400 South Monroe St. Tallahassee, FL 32399-0001 Re: November 2014 Interviews- 1st DCA JNC Dear Governor Scott, The Judicial Nomination Commission for the First District Court of Appeal conducted ...