June 3, 2013
In Re: Amendments to the Florida Evidence Code
Case Number(s):
SC13-98
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Summary:

The Court considers changes to the Florida Evidence Code as part of a regular three-year review cycle. These proposed amendments are the procedural counterparts to legislative changes made by state lawmakers. The changes deal with lawyer-client privilege, hearsay exceptions and new restrictions on the use of out-of-state experts in medical malpractice cases.

Statewide