A couple of weeks ago, the Florida Bar released the results from its poll of Florida Bar members asking whether Florida's appellate judges should be retained. The results can be viewed at the bottom of this email. The Florida Bar's press release can be viewed HERE and the Florida Bar's biographical pamphlet page can be viewed HERE. The Florida Times-Union has an article titled "Lawyers: No new justices needed" which can be viewed HERE. The Florida Bar's website has the following:
The Florida Bar polled its members about whether the Supreme Court justices and appeals court judges who will be on the November General Election ballot should be retained. The poll results, biographies of the judges and frequently asked questions about merit retention are now available.