Attorney General Pam Bondi News Release
February 20, 2017
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Attorney General Bondi’s Statement on Florida Supreme Court Decision in Perry v. State

TALLAHASSEE, Fla.—Attorney General Pam Bondi today issued the following statement in response to the Florida Supreme Court’s decision in the case of Perry v. State:

“I am pleased with the Florida Supreme Court’s decision today to allow ongoing capital punishment cases to proceed with proper jury instruction. This decision provides our courts with the clarification needed to proceed with murder cases in which the death penalty is sought.”

To view the Florida Supreme Court’s decision, click here.