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Criminal & Jimmy Ryce Jury Instructions Alerts & Proposals for Comments


Instruction 7.3(a) – s. 782.04(1)(a)3. Fla. Stat.

Instruction 25.22 – s. 893.131(2), Fla. Stat.

Proposals for Comment

The Supreme Court Committee on Standard Jury Instructions in Criminal Cases invites all interested persons to comment on the proposals below, reproduced in full in Florida Bar News online under the Notices tab. Comments must be received by the committee in either electronic format or hard copy on or before April 30, 2024. The committee will review all comments received in response to the proposals at its next meeting and will consider amendments based upon the comments received. Email your comments in the format of a Word document. If you cannot file electronically, mail a hard copy of the comment to Standard Jury Instructions Committee in Criminal Cases, c/o Bart Schneider, General Counsel’s Office, Office of the State Courts Administrator, 500 S Duval St, Tallahassee 32399-1900.

3.6(f) – Justifiable Use of Deadly Force

3.6(g) – Justifiable Use of Nondeadly Force

3.7 – Plea of Not Guilty; Reasonable Doubt

6.6 – Attempted Manslaughter

8.8 – Reclassification Code Inspector

8.33 – Battery by Throwing Certain Substance on a Child

11.28 – Sexual Misconduct on a Patient by a DCF Employee

11.29 – DCF Employee Failing to Comply with Sexual Misconduct Reporting