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Business Wire
Henry M. Coxe III, to Receive the 2016 American Inns of Court Professionalism Award for the Eleventh Circuitof the Florida Bar from 2006–2007 and the Jacksonville Bar from 1992–1996, Coxe
Henry M. Coxe III, to Receive the 2016 American Inns of Court Professionalism Award for the Eleventh Circuit
Business Wire / Posted 4 days ago
of the Florida Bar from 2006–2007 and the Jacksonville Bar from 1992–1996, Coxe has recently served on the Florida Judicial Qualifications Commission and the Florida Supreme Court Innocence Commission. He delivered a talk at TEDx... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Terminated Brunswick Circuit public defender Kevin Gough lashes out at former bossprocedures only for legitimate purposes and not to harass or intimidate others.
Terminated Brunswick Circuit public defender Kevin Gough lashes out at former boss
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 5 days ago
procedures only for legitimate purposes and not to harass or intimidate others. Gough did not say whether he had filed a Judicial Qualifications Commission complaint against Lane, who, Gough said last week, had a history of holding young... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Judge ordered to attend anger management class after berating domestic violence victimyou to jail.” After the woman failed to show, she received no pity from Collin
Judge ordered to attend anger management class after berating domestic violence victim
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 6 days ago
you to jail.” After the woman failed to show, she received no pity from Collins during the brief hearing. The Florida Judicial Qualifications Commission recommended a public reprimand against Collins in March, but the Supreme Court ruled that... Read more
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Jacksonville Daily Record
Florida Supreme Court wants Seminole County judge to take anger management courseTuesday, April 26, 10:35 AM EDT Judge Jerri Collins and an investigative panel
Florida Supreme Court wants Seminole County judge to take anger management course
Jacksonville Daily Record / Posted 6 days ago
Tuesday, April 26, 10:35 AM EDT Judge Jerri Collins and an investigative panel of the Florida Judicial Qualifications Commission had reached an agreement, known as a stipulation, that called for Collins to receive a public reprimand from the Supreme... Read more
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ajc.com
Flying at taxpayer expense: who uses state helicopters?Governor (DPS) — 8.1 hours* Office of Planning and Budget (DPS) — 4.1 hours A
Flying at taxpayer expense: who uses state helicopters?
ajc.com / Posted 7 days ago
Governor (DPS) — 8.1 hours* Office of Planning and Budget (DPS) — 4.1 hours Aviation Authority (DNR) — 3.9 hours Judicial Qualifications Commission (DPS) — 3.8 hours Ports Authority (DNR) — 2.4 hours Department of Public Safety board... Read more
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First Coast News
Former Brunswick Public Defender speaks out after being terminatedthe executive director of the Georgia Public Defender Council, that I was serio
Former Brunswick Public Defender speaks out after being terminated
First Coast News / Posted 9 days ago
the executive director of the Georgia Public Defender Council, that I was seriously considering filing a complaint with the Judicial Qualifications Commission with respect to Superior Court Judge Roger Lang," said Gough. The Georgia Public Defender... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Dismissed Brunswick Circuit public defender said he will appeal dismissalsuspended until the council takes up his dismissal at its next meeting. Gough
Dismissed Brunswick Circuit public defender said he will appeal dismissal
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 10 days ago
suspended until the council takes up his dismissal at its next meeting. Gough also said he would file a complaint with the Judicial Qualifications Commission next week against Superior Court Judge Roger B. Lane for the judge’s treatment of... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Claims of drinking, calling police pigs get judge suspendedimmediately for Judge Jacqueline Schwartz. She faces a range of possible penalt
Claims of drinking, calling police pigs get judge suspended
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 12 days ago
immediately for Judge Jacqueline Schwartz. She faces a range of possible penalties, including removal from the bench. A Judicial Qualifications Commission investigation found that Schwartz appeared to be impaired on March 18 at a Coconut Grove... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Obama defends Medicaid funds for Planned Parenthoodamount compared to other schools. Suspension of Miami-Dade judge recommended
Obama defends Medicaid funds for Planned Parenthood
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 12 days ago
amount compared to other schools. Suspension of Miami-Dade judge recommended An investigative panel of the state Judicial Qualifications Commission recommended Monday to the Florida Supreme Court that Miami-Dade County Judge Jacqueline... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Claims of drinking, calling police pigs get judge suspendedimmediately for Judge Jacqueline Schwartz. She faces a range of possible penalt
Claims of drinking, calling police pigs get judge suspended
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 12 days ago
immediately for Judge Jacqueline Schwartz. She faces a range of possible penalties, including removal from the bench. A Judicial Qualifications Commission investigation found that Schwartz appeared to be impaired on March 18 at a Coconut Grove... Read more
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Daily Mail
Miami judge appeared intoxicated on the bencha profanity-laden rant at a restaurant waiter County Judge Jacqueline Schwartz
Miami judge appeared intoxicated on the bench
Daily Mail / Posted 13 days ago
a profanity-laden rant at a restaurant waiter County Judge Jacqueline Schwartz is being investigated by the Florida Judicial Qualifications Commission Alleged to have yelled 'You are a f***ing idiot, you don't know who I am,' at a waiter... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Claims of drinking, calling police pigs get judge suspendedimmediately for Judge Jacqueline Schwartz. She faces a range of possible penalt
Claims of drinking, calling police pigs get judge suspended
Naples Daily News / Posted 13 days ago
immediately for Judge Jacqueline Schwartz. She faces a range of possible penalties, including removal from the bench. A Judicial Qualifications Commission investigation found that Schwartz appeared to be impaired on March 18 at a Coconut Grove... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Judge dropped F-bomb on waiter, appeared drunk on bench, report sayspolice officers “pigs” when they were were summoned to the restaurant on March
Judge dropped F-bomb on waiter, appeared drunk on bench, report says
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 13 days ago
police officers “pigs” when they were were summoned to the restaurant on March 18. The investigation for the Florida Judicial Qualifications Commission on Monday recommended that Schwartz be suspended. Ultimately, the Florida Supreme Court... Read more
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NBC Miami
Panel Recommends Judge's Suspension for ImpairmentMiami-Dade County judge be suspended from the bench because of evidence she was
Panel Recommends Judge's Suspension for Impairment
NBC Miami / Posted 13 days ago
Miami-Dade County judge be suspended from the bench because of evidence she was impaired at a restaurant and at work. The Judicial Qualifications Commission panel made the recommendation Monday pending the outcome of Judge Jacqueline Schwartz's... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Judicial panel recommends judge's suspension for impairmentMiami-Dade County judge be suspended from the bench because of evidence she was
Judicial panel recommends judge's suspension for impairment
Local 10 Miami / Posted 13 days ago
Miami-Dade County judge be suspended from the bench because of evidence she was impaired at a restaurant and at work. The Judicial Qualifications Commission panel made the recommendation Monday pending the outcome of Judge Jacqueline Schwartz's... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Orange County judge accused of misleading voters faces JQC panelAn Orange County circuit judge was in court Friday, representing herself in fro
Orange County judge accused of misleading voters faces JQC panel
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 24 days ago
An Orange County circuit judge was in court Friday, representing herself in front of the Judicial Qualifications Commission panel. The panel is deciding on whether to recommend discipline over accusations that Judge Kimberly Shepard misled voters... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Judge Kim Shepard ethics hearing underway over 'misleading' campaign materialsOrange-Osceola Circuit Judge Kim Shepard today faces a Judicial Qualifications
Judge Kim Shepard ethics hearing underway over 'misleading' campaign materials
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 24 days ago
Orange-Osceola Circuit Judge Kim Shepard today faces a Judicial Qualifications Commission panel over charges she distributed misleading materials in her 2014 campaign, violating multiple judicial ethics. The JQC, an independent agency created by the... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Judge's 'judge' resigns, cites political take-over of judicial watchdog commissionpowerful legislators who want to be in charge. And he wrote a blistering resign
Judge's 'judge' resigns, cites political take-over of judicial watchdog commission
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 26 days ago
powerful legislators who want to be in charge. And he wrote a blistering resignation letter. Lester Tate was chair of the Judicial Qualifications Commission. Tate, a Cartersville attorney, quit because he says legislative leaders are trying to... Read more
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Salon.com
Legislative proposals this year affecting state courts808 and House Resolution 1113 would provide for a constitutional amendment on t
Legislative proposals this year affecting state courts
Salon.com / Posted 29 days ago
808 and House Resolution 1113 would provide for a constitutional amendment on the November ballot to dissolve the existing Judicial Qualifications Commission, which has the power to discipline and remove judges. The legislature would establish a... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Legislative proposals this year affecting state courts808 and House Resolution 1113 would provide for a constitutional amendment on t
Legislative proposals this year affecting state courts
The Seattle Times / Posted 29 days ago
808 and House Resolution 1113 would provide for a constitutional amendment on the November ballot to dissolve the existing Judicial Qualifications Commission, which has the power to discipline and remove judges. The legislature would establish a... Read more
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ABC News
Legislative Proposals This Year Affecting State Courts808 and House Resolution 1113 would provide for a constitutional amendment on t
Legislative Proposals This Year Affecting State Courts
ABC News / Posted 29 days ago
808 and House Resolution 1113 would provide for a constitutional amendment on the November ballot to dissolve the existing Judicial Qualifications Commission, which has the power to discipline and remove judges. The legislature would establish a... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Legislative proposals this year affecting state courts808 and House Resolution 1113 would provide for a constitutional amendment on t
Legislative proposals this year affecting state courts
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 29 days ago
808 and House Resolution 1113 would provide for a constitutional amendment on the November ballot to dissolve the existing Judicial Qualifications Commission, which has the power to discipline and remove judges. The legislature would establish a... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Legislative proposals this year affecting state courts808 and House Resolution 1113 would provide for a constitutional amendment on t
Legislative proposals this year affecting state courts
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 29 days ago
808 and House Resolution 1113 would provide for a constitutional amendment on the November ballot to dissolve the existing Judicial Qualifications Commission, which has the power to discipline and remove judges. The legislature would establish a... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Florida judge that jailed domestic violence victim...on video. Paperwork, obtained by the Orlando Sentinel, shows a state agency th
Florida judge that jailed domestic violence victim...
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 29 days ago
on video. Paperwork, obtained by the Orlando Sentinel, shows a state agency that serves as a watchdog for judges, the Judicial Qualifications Commission, said that the court system failed the victim and that Collins was not patient, dignified... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Florida Supreme Court reprimands Altamonte Springs lawyerin Sanford. The Krauses argued that because they were married, the $82,000 bel
Florida Supreme Court reprimands Altamonte Springs lawyer
Orlando Sentinel / Posted a month ago
in Sanford. The Krauses argued that because they were married, the $82,000 belonged to them both, but the Florida Bar and Judicial Qualifications Commission, the agency that polices judges, pointed out that much of the money came from accounts... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Seminole judge who jailed domestic violence victim agrees to reprimandto jail for three days. Court paperwork released Thursday shows that on Nov. 2
Seminole judge who jailed domestic violence victim agrees to reprimand
Sun-Sentinel / Posted a month ago
to jail for three days. Court paperwork released Thursday shows that on Nov. 20, the state agency that polices judges, the Judicial Qualifications Commission, found probable cause to charge Collins with violating several rules that govern how... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Florida judge agrees to reprimand for punishing victimhas agreed she acted in poor judgment and will accept punishment. Seminole Cou
Florida judge agrees to reprimand for punishing victim
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 1 months ago
has agreed she acted in poor judgment and will accept punishment. Seminole County Judge Jerri Collins and the Florida Judicial Qualifications Commission reached a plea agreement of a public reprimand for her actions after charges were formally... Read more
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WBNS-10TV Columbus
Florida judge agrees to reprimand for punishing victimhas agreed she acted in poor judgment and will accept punishment. Seminole Cou
Florida judge agrees to reprimand for punishing victim
WBNS-10TV Columbus / Posted 1 months ago
has agreed she acted in poor judgment and will accept punishment. Seminole County Judge Jerri Collins and the Florida Judicial Qualifications Commission reached a plea agreement of a public reprimand for her actions after charges were formally... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Florida judge agrees to reprimand for punishing victimhas agreed she acted in poor judgment and will accept punishment. Seminole Cou
Florida judge agrees to reprimand for punishing victim
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 1 months ago
has agreed she acted in poor judgment and will accept punishment. Seminole County Judge Jerri Collins and the Florida Judicial Qualifications Commission reached a plea agreement of a public reprimand for her actions after charges were formally... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Florida judge agrees to reprimand for punishing victimhas agreed she acted in poor judgment and will accept punishment. Seminole Cou
Florida judge agrees to reprimand for punishing victim
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 1 months ago
has agreed she acted in poor judgment and will accept punishment. Seminole County Judge Jerri Collins and the Florida Judicial Qualifications Commission reached a plea agreement of a public reprimand for her actions after charges were formally... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Florida judge agrees to reprimand for punishing victimhas agreed she acted in poor judgment and will accept punishment. Seminole Cou
Florida judge agrees to reprimand for punishing victim
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 1 months ago
has agreed she acted in poor judgment and will accept punishment. Seminole County Judge Jerri Collins and the Florida Judicial Qualifications Commission reached a plea agreement of a public reprimand for her actions after charges were formally... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Florida judge agrees to reprimand for punishing victimhas agreed she acted in poor judgment and will accept punishment. Seminole Cou
Florida judge agrees to reprimand for punishing victim
The Seattle Times / Posted 1 months ago
has agreed she acted in poor judgment and will accept punishment. Seminole County Judge Jerri Collins and the Florida Judicial Qualifications Commission reached a plea agreement of a public reprimand for her actions after charges were formally... Read more
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WESH 2 Orlando
Seminole County judge to be reprimanded for criticizing domestic violence victimpublicly reprimanded for criticizing a domestic violence victim who opted not t
Seminole County judge to be reprimanded for criticizing domestic violence victim
WESH 2 Orlando / Posted 1 months ago
publicly reprimanded for criticizing a domestic violence victim who opted not to testify against her attacker. The Florida Judicial Qualifications Commission recommended the reprimand Thursday for Judge Jerri Collins. The commission said Collins... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Judge publicly reprimanded for berating domestic violence victimhave been lawful, the manner in which she carried out her judicial duties place
Judge publicly reprimanded for berating domestic violence victim
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 1 months ago
have been lawful, the manner in which she carried out her judicial duties placed the judiciary in a negative light," the Judicial Qualifications Commission wrote. The domestic violence victim claimed Myles Brennan threatened her and their... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Reprimand recommended for Seminole judge who berated domestic violence victim in courtAfter a four-month investigation, the Florida Judicial Qualifications Commissio
Reprimand recommended for Seminole judge who berated domestic violence victim in court
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 1 months ago
After a four-month investigation, the Florida Judicial Qualifications Commission recommended a public reprimand for Seminole County Judge Jerri Collins. A formal complaint was filed by the Commission on Nov. 20, after she “berated and belittled a... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Seminole judge who jailed domestic violence victim agrees to reprimandseveral of the rules that govern how judges are supposed to behave by the state
Seminole judge who jailed domestic violence victim agrees to reprimand
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 1 months ago
several of the rules that govern how judges are supposed to behave by the state agency that polices judges. It's called the Judicial Qualifications Commission. Also on Wednesday the two sides reached a plea deal: She agreed she had been impatient,... Read more
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