Chief Justice Jorge Labarga Chief Justice Reprimands Hamilton Circuit Judge By Jim Ash • May 2, 2017 Hamilton County Circuit Judge Andrew Decker is paying the price for ethical violations while he was an attorney and for an overly aggressive campaign. Florida Supreme Court Changes Policy On Retired Judges By Sarah Mueller • Apr 7, 2017 Florida House of Representatives / Florida House of Representatives Florida House Speaker Richard Corcoran is praising the state’s Supreme Court after it formally barred retired judges from weighing in on cases after new justices are appointed. Joyner Vows To Fight Judicial Term Limits By Jim Ash • Feb 28, 2017 Florida’s political and corporate elite are nervously anticipating Monday, when House Speaker Richard Corcoran has promised to name his picks to the Constitution Revision Commission. Labarga Answers Critics In Rare Public Response By Jim Ash • Feb 3, 2017 In a rare public response to criticism, Florida Supreme Court Chief Justice Jorge Labarga is defending his decision to temporarily extend the service of former Justice James Perry. Florida Justices Very Public About Privacy Concerns By Jim Ash • Dec 8, 2016 Florida’s controversial medical malpractice law is in the hands of a skeptical Florida Supreme Court after justices spent part of Thursday morning grilling a South Florida defense attorney. Florida Chief Justice Orders Guardianship Study By Jim Ash • Oct 24, 2016 Florida Supreme Court Chief Justice George Labarga is creating a new panel of experts to study the state’s legal guardian system.