Judicial Retirement Ceremony 2016
During a special ceremony held on Friday, Dec. 2, 2016, the Honorable Bertila Soto, Chief Judge of the Eleventh Judicial Circuit, accompanied by her colleagues, the Circuit and County Court judges of Miami-Dade, paid tribute to the retiring judges of the Miami-Dade Courts for their service to the people of Miami-Dade County.
The Honorable Steven Leifman, county court judge with the Criminal Division of the Eleventh Judicial Circuit of Florida, was named among the Public Officials of the Year 2016 by GOVERNING Magazine for his pioneering work with the Eleventh Circuit's Criminal Mental Health Project.
Judge Maria Sampedro-Iglesia, presiding judge of the Eleventh Judicial Circuit's human trafficking court, G.R.A.C.E. Court, visits New York human trafficking courts to share best practices.
October 14, 2016
The Asian Pacific American Bar Association of South Florida presented a trial reenactment of the case of United States v. Minoru Yasui, from June 12, 1942.