• Supreme Court

    Effective Thursday July 29th, 2021 the Florida Supreme Court has issued a new administrative order located HERE. The Nineteenth Judicial Circuit will issue a new Administrative Order on August 2nd. Check back here for additional updates.

  • St. Lucie County Courthouse Nursing Room Ribbon Cutting

    A ribbon cutting was held on June 11th at the St. Lucie County courthouse to open the new Nursing Room. Read more HERE

  • Your Opinion Sought

    Let your views be known about Florida’s District Courts of Appeal as part of a statewide assessment. Before answering the survey, see background on the appellate courts HERE. Respond to the survey HERE.

  • Mental Health Awareness - Mental Health Court

    Mental Health Court is a diversion program for persons charged with violations who are diagnosed with mental illness and become involved in the criminal justice system.

     

    These individuals receive appropriate treatment in a setting that promotes the dignity and respect of the individual, fosters community safety and decreases future involvement with the criminal justice system. Watch the video HERE

  • May is National Drug Court and Mental Health Court Month

    May is National Drug Court and Mental Health Court month and the Nineteenth Judicial Circuit created a video to recognize those who continue to fight the diseases of addiction and/or mental health issues.

    Click HERE

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Effective on Monday, June 21st, 2021, pursuant to the order of Chief Justice Canady of the Florida Supreme Court, as implemented by the Chief Judge of the 19th Circuit, masks and social distancing are no longer required inside all courthouse areas, including courtrooms.
 

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A ribbon cutting was held on June 11th at the St. Lucie County courthouse to open the new Nursing Room. Located on the third floor of the Courthouse, the room is the result of nearly eight months of collaboration between the Florida Association for Women Lawyers (FAWL), the St. Lucie County Chapter of FAWL, the Court and staff, the St…

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May is National Drug Court and Mental Health Court month and the Nineteenth Judicial Circuit created a video to recognize those who continue to fight the diseases of addiction and/or mental health issues. A current Martin County Mental Health Court participant, Max Pierre, purchased the copyrights to a song and changed the lyrics to…

Judge Signing Document

Amendment 12 of the Florida Supreme Court Administrative Order AOSC20-23 requires each of the Florida Circuit Courts to implement a differentiated case management plan for civil cases as…