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DeSantis Appoints Two South Floridians To State Supreme Court


Gov. Ron DeSantis on Tuesday announced his appointment of two South Floridians to fill two vacancies on the Florida Supreme Court.

John Couriel, an attorney with Miami firm Kobre & Kim, and Renatha Francis, a Palm Beach County circuit judge, have been picked to fill seats left open when former justices Barbara Lagoa and Robert Luck were appointed last year to the 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals.

Lagoa and Luck were both from Miami-Dade County.

Read more at our news partner, the Miami Herald.

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