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    ALERTS - Criminal Jury Instructions

    Updated 05/31/2013

    The following instructions are currently under review by the Committee on Standard Jury Instructions in Criminal Cases because of recent legislation or case law:

    • Instruction 3.6(f) and (g) - Self-defense. See Bassallo v. State, 46 So. 3d 1205 (Fla. 4th DCA 2010); Talley v. State, 38 Fla. L. Weekly D426a (Fla. 2nd DCA Feb. 22, 2013)

    • Instructions 11.14-11.14(g) and 11.15 – 11.15(k) – Failure to Register for Sexual Offenders and Predators – See Barnes v. State, 38 Fla. L. Weekly D487e (Fla. 1st DCA February 27, 2013)

    • Instructions 28.14-28.17 - Boating Under the Influences - See State v. Davis, No. 2D12-1409 (Fla. 2nd DCA February 27, 2013)

    • Instruction 28.4 – Leaving the Scene of a Crash with Injury or Death – See Dorsett v. State, No. 4D11-1530 (Fla. 4th DCA January 30, 2013)

    • Instructions 28.82, 28.84 – Aggravated Fleeings - See Dorsett v. State, No. 4D11-1530 (Fla. 4th DCA January 30, 2013)