This is a 32 slide, highly animated, power point presentations on The United States Court System - The State of Florida. Each of the presentation slides are editable so you can change it to fit your individual needs.
The State of Florida has a clearly defined mission statement related to the judicial branch that reads as follows: “The mission of the judicial branch is to protect rights and liberties, uphold and interpret the law, and provide for the peaceful resolution of disputes.”
The State of Florida has a clearly defined vision statement related to the judicial branch that reads as follows: “The vision of the Florida Judicial Branch is to make sure Justice in Florida will be accessible, fair, effective, responsive, and accountable.”To be accessible, the Florida justice system will be convenient, understandable, timely, and affordable to everyone.
To be fair, it will respect the dignity of every person, regardless of race, class, gender or other characteristic, apply the law appropriately to the circumstances of individual cases, and include judges and court staff that reflect the community's diversity. To be effective, it will uphold the law and apply rules and procedures consistently and in a timely manner, resolve cases with finality, and provide enforceable decisions. To be responsive, it will anticipate and respond to the needs of all members of society, and provide a variety of dispute resolution methods. To be accountable, the Florida justice system will use public resources efficiently, and in a way that the public can understand.
The State of Florida court system is comprised of: The Supreme Court, 5 district courts of appeal, 20 circuit courts, and 67 county courts.
The presentation covers the following:
Vision Statement (2)
Judicial Family Institute
Florida Supreme Court
Discretionary Jurisdiction (2)
State Courts Administrator
Three Judge Panels
District Court Judges
District Courts of Appeal (2)
Trial Courts: Circuit (2)
Circuit Court Judges
Trial Courts: County
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This is one of several "companion" power point presentations that I offer on...the Federal, State & Local Government.