Florida Supreme Court Docket
Case Number: SC18-648 - Closed
IN RE: AMENDMENTS TO CANON 6 OF THE CODE OF JUDICIAL CONDUCT vs.
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9/19/2018 8:03:05 PM
No petition filed. See opinion dated May 10, 2018.
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FSC-OPINION: Accordingly, we amend the Code of Judicial Conduct, as reflected in the appendix to this opinion. New language is indicated by underscoring and deletions are indicated by struck-through type. The amendments are effective immediately upon the release of this opinion. Because the amendments were not published for comment prior to their adoption, interested persons shall have sixty days from the date of this opinion in which to file comments with the Court. The Court encourages the Judicial Ethics Advisory Committee, the Conference of District Court of Appeal Judges, the Conference of Circuit Court Judges, and the Conference of County Court Judges to comment on the amendments. It is so ordered.
LETTER-BAR NEWS PUBLICATION REQUEST
For publication in the June 1, 2018, Bar News with comments due July 9, 2018.
PR Judicial Ethics Advisory Committee BY: CH James A. Edwards 279013
THE JUDICIAL ETHICS ADVISORY COMMITTEE'S COMMENT ON THE COURT'S AMENDMENTS TO THE CODE OF JUDICIAL CONDUCT
The Court has considered the comment of the Judicial Ethics Advisory Committee supporting the amendments to Canon 6 of the Code of Judicial Conduct, which were adopted in the May 10, 2018, opinion in this case. The Court having determined that no further amendments are warranted, this case is hereby final.