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    ALERTS - Criminal Jury Instructions

    Updated 12/7/2018

    The following instructions are currently under review because of recent legislation or case law:

    • Instructions 11.14(h) & 11.15(l) – Failure by Sexual Offenders/Sexual Predators to Register - Chapter 2018-105, Laws of Florida. Change in definitions of “permanent residence,” temporary residence,” and “transient residence.”
    • Instruction 3.3(b) – Definition of “weapon” for purposes of s. 775.087(1). Shepard v. State, -- So. 3d – (Fla. 2018).

    The following jury instruction cases are pending:
    SC17–2265; SC18-1295; SC18-1478; SC18-1666; SC18-1692; SC18-1716; SC18-1717; and SC18-1860.