Chief Justice extends date to resume jury trials and amends other pandemic jury procedures

On Monday, June 8, Chief Justice Canady extended the suspension of jury trials through July 17 and amended other pandemic jury procedures in a new memorandum and two amended orders.

Memorandum: Phase 2 – Resumption of In-Person Proceedings

In re: Comprehensive COVID-19 Emergency Measures for the Florida State Courts,
Fla. Admin. Order No. AOSC20-23, Amendment 3 (June 8, 2020)

In re: Remote Civil Jury Trial Pilot Program, Fla. Admin. Order No. AOSC20-31Amendment 1 (June 8, 2020)

Statewide and local court emergency orders and advisories are available on the Florida Supreme Court’s website:

Source: Florida Supreme Court