COURT’S COVID-19 WORKGROUP FORMULATES CURRENT AND FUTURE SOLUTIONS
Two weeks after it was set up, a special workgroup dealing with how the court system can function during the coronavirus pandemic had its first suggestions accepted and promulgated by the Supreme Court. The suggestions mostly deal with what court operations can be handled remotely. The 17-member workgroup includes several judges, a state attorney, a public defender, a clerk of court, court staffers and a former member of the Bar Board of Governors.
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And in related news, please see Bar News article on Florida’s new pilot program for civil jury trials.