Florida Supreme Court

Primary geographic focus: Florida
Organization type(s): Court, Government


News Story

Kiosks Could Help Floridians Get Access To Legal Aid

CBS Miami
May 15, 2015
This piece details the new ways that the Access to Civil Justice commission proposes to increase access to justice in Florida.


A Real Step Toward Justice

Editorial Board of Sarasota Herald Tribune
Sarasota Herald Tribune
December 3, 2014
Op-ed about the Florida Supreme Court's decision to create a Commission on access to civil justice.

News Story

Florida High Court Hears Debate About Fee-Hike Proposal

Rene Stutzman
Orlando Sentinel
December 2, 2014
Acknowledging the funding crisis, the Florida Supreme Court considers Florida Bar due increases to fund legal aid services.


A Good Step to Create Access to Florida Courts

Editorial Board of Tampa Bay Times
Tampa Bay Times
November 24, 2014
In this editorial, Tampa Bay Times endorses the creation of the new Florida Commission on access to justice that will address that too many cannot afford to hire a lawyer to represent them in civil matters.

Blog Post , News Story

Bousquet: Florida’s Chief Justice: Civil Court Isn’t Just for the Rich

Steve Bousquet
Tampa Bay Times
November 24, 2014
Florida's new Supreme Court chief justice talk access to civil justice and his order creating the new Florida Commission.

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