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Murtha petitions for Bar reinstatement

Announcements
Pursuant to Rule 3-7.10, Brian John Murtha has petitioned the Supreme Court for Bar reinstatement. Pursuant to an October 16,...

Selig I. Goldin Award nominations sought

Regular News
The Criminal Law Section is seeking nominations for the 2020 Selig I. Goldin Memorial Award, the highest honor given by...

E-filing portal to be down for maintenance early Saturday

Announcements
The Florida Courts E-Filing Authority has announced that the e-filing portal will be unavailable Saturday, December 7, beginning at 12...

Judgments and decrees interest rate set

Announcements
The Office of the Chief Financial Officer has set the quarterly rate of interest payable on judgments and decrees beginning...

Foundation seeks director applicants

Announcements
The Florida Bar Foundation is seeking applicants for seats on its board of directors for terms starting in July 2020...

Supreme Court JNC extends application deadline for CCCRCs

Announcements
The Florida Supreme Court Judicial Nominating Commission is accepting additional applications for Criminal Conflict and Civil Regional Counsel for the...

Michaels petitions for reinstatement

Notices
Pursuant to Rule 3-7.10, Alexander John Michaels has petitioned the Florida Supreme Court for Bar reinstatement. Michaels was suspended, with...

Judge reprimanded for courtroom demeanor

Regular News
A judge who displayed repeated disdain when a defense counsel violated a minor courtroom rule and who expressed hope a...

Neyra seeks Bar reinstatement

Notices
Pursuant to Rule 3-7.10, J. Manuel Neyra of Tampa has petitioned the Supreme Court for Bar reinstatement. Neyra was suspended...