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Florida: Judges can’t “Friend” lawyers who appear before them on Facebook

Source | 2017-06-26T18:37:28+00:00 Jan 27th, 2010|Categories: LegalEthics, Post|Tags: , |Comments Off on Florida: Judges can’t “Friend” lawyers who appear before them on Facebook

Not making this one up: the opinion is here.  In a split decision, the majority reasoned that “friending” a lawyer who appeared before the judge suggested improper influence.

If you see a judge today, don’t wave!