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Chief Justice Canady: ‘We weathered the storm of the pandemic, and we have come back strong’

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Chief Justice Charles Canady, addressing hundreds of judges and lawyers at the 2022 Annual Convention, said the court system is “strong” and well on the road to recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic. “I’m happy to report that the state of Florida’s judiciary is strong,” Canady said. “We weathered the storm of the pandemic, and we...

Canady: Florida’s court system one of the ‘leanest’ in the nation

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Florida courts used remote technology and aggressive case management to successfully navigate the COVID-19 pandemic, Chief Justice Charles Canady told the Economic Club of Florida. Addressing a crowd of business and civic leaders at the FSU Alumni Center on May 17, Canady stressed that the courts never stopped functioning. “It was critical that we figure...

Chief Justice Canady says the courts are making a dent in case backlogs

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Florida’s trial courts and the state’s lawyers are collaboratively working through the pandemic induced backlog of cases and progress is being made. That’s the message Chief Justice Charles Canady delivered in his annual state of the judiciary commentary at the Supreme Court Historical Society’s annual Supreme Evening event April 7 in Tallahassee. “I am pleased...

Chief Justice Canady: Courts are making headway in clearing case backlogs

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The Supreme Court values its close relationship with the Bar, considers pay raises for trial court judges a top priority, and case management is paying off when it comes to reducing a backlog of cases. Those are just a few things Chief Justice Charles Canady told the Board of Governors at its January 21 meeting...

Chief Justice Canady to address the Board of Governors January 21

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When it meets January 21 in Tallahassee, the Board of Governors will hear remarks from Chief Justice Charles Canady, and, among other things, weigh a Disciplinary Procedure Committee proposal for suspending lawyers who face felony charges. Justice Canady’s appearance comes after the chair of a Judicial Management Council workgroup recently told the board that the...

Legal Professionalism Month: President Tanner talks one-on-one with Chief Justice Charles Canady

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In honor of #LegalProfessionalismMonth in Florida, Supreme Court Chief Justice Charles Canady and Florida Bar President Mike Tanner sat down one-to-one and talked about the state of professionalism, while also giving advice to young and seasoned lawyers alike. The Florida Supreme Court is partnering with The Florida Bar to declare November “Legal Professionalism Month” and...

Chief Justice Canady amends health and safety protocols, requires certain in-person hearings

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Chief Justice Charles Canady amended an existing order about health and safety protocols in state courts November 4 providing for the voluntary use of face coverings in courthouses and requiring Baker and Marchman act hearings to be conducted in-person. The changes to the temporary health and safety protocols are made to “address the most recent...

Chief Justice Canady proclaims October 17-23 as Mediation Week

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People come to Florida courts seeking justice and help resolving disputes. The state’s judicial branch is set to highlight the role mediation can play in fulfilling this part of its mission. Chief Justice Charles Canady has proclaimed October 17-23 as Mediation Week, marking the importance of alternative dispute resolution as an effective substitute to litigation....

Chief Justice Canady visits with the Indian River County Bar Association

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The Indian River County Bar Association welcomed Florida Supreme Court Chief Justice Charles T. Canady as guest speaker at its September 17 monthly meeting. Canady, who appeared virtually with about four dozen IRCBA members also on the Zoom call, marked this year’s Constitution Day with a discussion about America and the constitutional underpinnings that guide...

Canady dissolves access commission, creates replacement workgroup

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The Supreme Court Judicial Management Council will be taking over the work of the Florida Commission on Access to Civil Justice and a new Workgroup on Access to Justice will examine ways to help self-represented litigants and promote access to justice. Chief Justice Charles Canady issued two executive orders on September 20 making those changes....

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