Chief Priority - Charles T. Canady is Chief Justice-elect
... of the Florida Supreme Court.
Charles T. Canady (with his family) is sworn in as chief justice-elect.
Like Quince, Canady plans to lobby lawmakers to boost judiciary funding. “Court staff positions have been cut to bare-bones levels, and this has happened at a time when caseloads in some areas — especially foreclosures — have risen dramatically,” he says.