Diversity in Law: Respecting the Dignity of Every Person

Florida is rich in diversity. And the Florida judicial system is committed to ensuring that all walks of life receive equal justice.

Diversity in Law is a reality these days. Whether this involves race, sexual orientation, religion, or gender identity, Florida is rich in diversity. And the Florida judicial system is committed to ensuring that all walks of life receive equal justice. The Standing Committee on Fairness and Diversity is a Florida Court investigation into diversity. It … Read more

Child Adoptions in Florida

For many grandparents and stepparents in Florida, adoptions make the family whole.

For many grandparents and stepparents in Florida, adoptions make the family whole. Florida courts recognize several different types of adoptions. Some involve the Department of Children and Families. These cases involve children who have been taken away from the parents. These parents are given a case plan, which is a set of tasks to improve their … Read more

Honoring Dr. Martin Luther King

Dr. King's work paved the way to having better relations.

Each year in January, we as a nation take a moment to honor and reflect upon Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. And that reflection is important. It seems like ages ago that Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., led his pursuit of equality and justice. Times were very different. There was no internet. No social media. … Read more