IN THE CIRCUIT COURT, SIXTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT
IN AND FOR PINELLAS COUNTY, FLORIDA
ADMINISTRATIVE ORDER NO. PI-CIR-97-47 S1797047
RE:ASSIGNMENT OF CASES PASSED DURING JURY TRIAL WEEK
In order to provide for the assignment of cases passed during jury trial week, it is
1. When a case is passed during jury week to another judge, all post-trial motions are to be heard by the judge presiding over the case. However, the case shall remain in the section to which it was originally assigned.
2. If the trial is mistried or concluded but needs to be retried because of post-trial motions or reversal on appeal, the case will remain in the section to which it was originally assigned and will be retried by the judge assigned to that section.
Administrative Order PI-CIR-97-35 is hereby rescinded.
DONE AND ORDERED in Chambers at St. Petersburg, Pinellas County,
Florida, this 14th day of May, 1997.
/s/SUSAN F. SCHAEFFER
Susan F. Schaeffer, Chief Judge