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PRESS RELEASE:  May 6, 2021


Effective immediately, the Chief Justice of the Florida Supreme Court has determined there is no longer a need for screening protocols at our Florida courthouse entrances.

Additionally, there is no longer a requirement for persons entering the courthouse to wear masks or to wear a mask in hallways or other Constitutional offices in a court facility.

However, masks and social distancing will continue to be required in courtrooms during in-person proceedings.


COVID-19 Operational Plan For The Fourteenth Judicial Circuit

COVID-19 Weekly Update May 12, 2021

All Counties remain in Phase 2 with In-Person Hearings Permitted


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