Miami-Dade is Conducting its First Jury Trial Online
Posted in Legal Alerts, Newsletters - 2020 on July 9, 2020
The jury selection portion of the Miami-Dade Courts’ Virtual Jury Trial Pilot will commence on Thursday, July 9th. Jurors will appear in a Virtual Courtroom via Zoom.
Miami-Dade was one of five judicial circuits in Florida chosen to pilot the use of remote video appearance technology to inform future plans to safely resume jury trials during the COVID-19 pandemic.
All phases of the Virtual Jury Trial Pilot will be live-streamed on the Eleventh Judicial Circuit’s YouTube channel and are open to the public. The jury selection portion will be conducted via a series of virtual jury panels on Thursday, July 9, 2020, at the following times: 8:45 a.m., 10:30 a.m., 1:15 p.m., and 3:00 p.m.
To view the livestream, click here: https://miamidadecourtsyoutube.link/PilotTrial
Please continue to follow the Miami-Dade Courts on the web at www.jud11.flcourts.org and on social media @miamidadecourts for updates regarding future phases of the Virtual Jury Trial Pilot.