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Marrero petitions for reinstatement

Pursuant to Rule 3-7.10, Jose Carlos Marrero has petitioned the Florida Supreme Court for Bar reinstatement. Marrero was suspended for...

Baugh becomes executive director of the Lee County Bar

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Lauren Baugh has become the new executive director of the Lee County Bar Association and plans to seek innovative ways...

FSU Law wins two ABA national awards

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The ABA Law Student Division has presented two of its five national awards to the Florida State University College of...

ABA honors Dietz with award for disability rights work

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THE ABA HONORED Matthew W. Dietz, right, of the Disability Independence Group, Inc., in Miami, with its Paul G. Hearne...

Farina wants to serve as a senior judge

Retired Circuit Judge Joseph P. Farina of the 11th Judicial Circuit of Florida wishes to serve as a senior judge....

RJAC to discuss Marsy’s Law at the Bar’s Fall Meeting

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An open forum on how the new Marsy’s Law victims’ rights constitutional amendment will affect access to court records will...

Reporters’ Workshop nominations being accepted

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Nominations are now being accepted for reporters to attend the 30th Annual Florida Bar Reporters’ Workshop, which will be held...

Panel studying access to court records seeks more time to complete its work

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A special subcommittee examining how quickly the press and public can access court records is asking for an extension to...

King becomes second vice president of the NACDL

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Nellie L. King was sworn in as second vice president of the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (NACDL) at...

Presidential Perspectives: Edward R. Blumberg – 1997-98

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As part of a project to document the history of The Florida Bar, the former presidents were asked to comment...