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Clerk redaction rule change draws fierce comments

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A new procedural rule ending mandatory clerk of court reviews for confidential information in some civil filings will cause logistical...

Cy pres bill advances in House; its fate is uncertain in the upper chamber

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A bill to adopt a civil cy pres doctrine in Florida statutes has passed its second House committee after a...

Senate committee approves anti-riot bill

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A procedural maneuver and a near party-line vote is sending a bill aimed at cracking down on violent rioters —...

Florida bar exam to be administered remotely in July

The Florida Board of Bar Examiners, with the approval of the Supreme Court, announces that the administration of the General...

February 2021 bar exam results

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The Supreme Court of Florida has released the following bar examination statistical information developed by the Florida Board of Bar...

Bill would expand the ability of juveniles to expunge non-violent felony arrest records

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The House is poised to approve a measure that would allow juveniles to expunge non-violent felony arrest records, setting up...

Board expected to finalize proposed rule for dealing with judicial referrals for lawyer discipline

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The Board of Governors is expected to weigh a proposed Bar rule regarding judicial referrals for lawyer discipline when it...