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Florida’s state courts continue to work online during pandemic

Florida’s state courts continue to conduct essential business during the coronavirus pandemic while remaining open to the press and the public using remote technology. Like other courts around the state, judges in Broward County are holding hearings using teleconferencing software. Judge Cawthon said the remote hearing process is working well. Read the full article at […]

COVID-19 INFORMATION AND UPDATES

For COVID-19 information and updates: Visit the Florida Supreme Court website at https://www.floridasupremecourt.org/Emergency Visit the Florida Courts System website at https://www.flcourts.org/Resources-Services/Emergency-Preparedness/COVID-19-Information-and-Updates. Source: floridasupremecourt.org

Duval County Court Judge Anthony Salem appointed to 4th Judicial Circuit

On April 4, 2020, Duval County Court Judge Anthony Salem was appointed to the Fourth Judicial Circuit. Salem, also a former Assistant State Attorney and a member of the Federalist Society, had been appointed in 2019 to the Duval County Court by the Governor. Source: floridapolitics.com and jaxdailyrecord.com

County Court Judge Zachary James appointed to Eleventh Judicial Circuit

On April 4, 2020, County Court Judge Zachary James was appointed to the Eleventh Judicial Circuit. James, of Miami, was appointed in 2019 to the Miami-Dade County Court. He had been a commercial litigator and Assistant State Attorney prior to that. He will replace Judge Jacqueline Scola. Source: floridapolitics.com

Broward County Judge Michael Davis Appointed to 17th Judicial Circuit

On April 4, 2020, County Court Judge Michael Davis was appointed to the Seventeenth Judicial Circuit. Davis, of Hollywood, is currently on the Broward County Court. Prior to that, he was Senior Assistant Attorney General in the Office of the Attorney General. He replaces Judge Raag Singhal who was recently appointed to the United States […]

Leon County Judge Anthony B. Miller Appointed To Second Judicial Circuit

On April 4, 2020, Judge Anthony B. Miller was appointed to the Second Judicial Circuit. Miller is currently a judge on the Leon County Court, having been appointed to that position by the Governor in 2019. The Florida State University law graduate and former General Counsel for the Agency for State Technology replaces retiring Judge […]