OA on Child Hearsay – G.H. v. DCF

  [Note: the audio sync issues happened during the recording. Sorry about that.] Court: Florida Third District Court of Appeal Judges: Cortinas, Rothenberg, Fernandez Attorneys:┬áKevin Colbert for the Father; Karla Perkins for DCF; Hillary Kambour for GAL Program Issues: whether it is fundamental error for a court to not rule on a child hearsay motion […]

Oral Arg Preview: Child Hearsay Showdown

The Third DCA has placed G.H. v. DCF on calendar for oral argument for September 18th at 10:30am. While the details aren’t known at this time, rumor is that the case deals with the child hearsay rule, including whether the hearing must be held pre-trial and what constitutes sufficient corroborative evidence. These are important matters. […]