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Justice Kogan remembered for championing court communications

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Former Florida Supreme Court Chief Justice Gerald Kogan died in Miami on Thursday, March 4, 2021. He was 87 and...

Task force defends proposed IOTA program rule amendments

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Critics of proposed amendments to the Bar rule governing the IOTA program fail to recognize that the amendments comply with...

Senate COVID-19 liability shield bill moves again

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A COVID-19 liability shield for medical providers is continuing to advance in the Senate, despite warnings by critics that it...

Anti-riot bill clears second House panel

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The second Florida House committee meeting on a proposed bill to toughen criminal penalties for rioting went about as the...

Bills on raising age to charge juveniles as adults, restitution advance

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A bill raising the age by one year when juveniles could be charged as adults has cleared its second Senate...

Bills promote de-escalation training for police

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A grass-roots justice reform group begun by the 11th Circuit State Attorney’s Office is backing legislation calling for better training...

Gain time reform passes out of Senate Criminal Justice Committee

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A bill that would allow inmates to serve as little as 65% of their sentences if they complete rehabilitation programs...

COVID-19 liability protection measures moving quickly

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House and Senate committees marked the first day of the 2021 session by moving COVID-19 liability protections a step closer...

Board hears reports from special legal services panel and Access Commission

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The Board of Governors was briefed on the work of the Special Committee to Improve the Delivery of Legal Services...

Alimony back on lawmakers’ agenda

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Florida lawmakers are once again proposing sweeping changes to alimony, the latest in a series of attempts that began in...