JUDGES: DISQUALIFICATION: MOTION BASED UPON JUDGE’S ACTIONS AND COMMENTS OVER COURSE OF CASE WAS UNTIMELY BECAUSE MOTION MUST BE FILED WITHIN TEN DAYS AFTER DISCOVERY OF FACTS SUPPORTING MOTION: MOTION BASED ON ADVERSE RULINGS IS LEGALLY INSUFFICIENT; CIVIL PROCEDURE: COMPUTATION OF TIME: DAY THE TRIGGERING EVENT OCCURS IS EXCLUDED FROM COUNT

Kazran v. Buchanan, ___ So. 3d ___, 40 Fla. L. Weekly D488 (Fla. 2d DCA February 20, 2015)

After the trial court directed a verdict against the petitioner, he filed a motion to disqualify the judge based on the judge’s conduct and comments over the course of the case. When the judge denied the motion, the petitioner filed a petition … Click To Read Full Case Law Review...