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Ask Judge Smith: Peas and Carrots

Read his recent column Learn the Peas and Carrots of our Legal System. Judge Layne Smith is a Leon County Court Judge who often speaks and writes about civics, the law, and the administration of justice. Source: Tallahassee Democrat

Judge Feigenbaum Congratulates Graduate of Veterans Court

Judge Bryan Feigenbaum congratulates a graduate at the Judge David Beck Veterans Court in the Seventh Judicial Circuit. The program helps veterans in the criminal justice system by helping them get treatment and other services. Source: 7thJudicialCircuitFL on Twitter

Ask Judge Smith: The Benefit of Experience

Read his recent column The Benefit of Experience in Preparation for Law School. Judge Layne Smith is a Leon County Court Judge who often speaks and writes about civics, the law, and the administration of justice. Source: Tallahassee Democrat

County Court Judges Comment on Florida Bar Criminal Justice Summit

The Florida Bar recently posted videos of CCCJF President David Denkin and Immediate Past President Joey Williams commenting on the Florida Bar Criminal Justice Summit. Scroll to the bottom of the page to view these and more Hear from Attendees videos. For those with Twitter accounts view the video of Judge Denkin and Judge Williams. […]

New Mediation Pilot Program for Landlord-Tenant Disputes

In an effort to make it easier for landlords and their tenants to resolve their disputes without the tenant being evicted, the Sixth Judicial Circuit is launching a six-month pilot program whose aim is to encourage mediation. Pinellas County Court Judges Edwin Jagger and Lorraine Kelly will participate in the pilot program. Read more about […]