R. Fred Lewis

R. Fred Lewis

R. Fred Lewis has been a Justice of the Florida Supreme Court since January 1, 1999 and became its Chief Justice for a two-year term beginning on July 1, 2006, after a swearing-in ceremony on June 30 that year. On June 27, 2008, he passed the Court's ceremonial gavel to Peggy A. Quince when she became the first African-American woman to head the Court. Wikipedia*

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R. Fred Lewis has five videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2000 Judicial Proceeding. Most appearances with Charles T. Wells (5), Harry Lee Anstead (5), Barbara J. Pariente (5). Most common tags: Election 2000, Judicial Process, America and the Courts.

Appearances by Title:c. December 7, 1998 - Present Justice, Florida Supreme Court Videos: 5

Recent Appearances

  • Florida Marriage Protection Amendment

    Florida Marriage Protection Amendment

    The Florida Supreme Court heard oral arguments on the Florida Marriage Protection Amendment initiative. The court will…

  • School Voucher Program Oral Argument

    School Voucher Program Oral Argument

    The Florida Supreme Court heard oral arguments in the case of John Ellis Bush v. Ruth Holmes on whether Governor Jeb Bush’s school…

  • Ralph Nader Ballot Access Case

    Ralph Nader Ballot Access Case

    The Florida Supreme Court heard oral arguments in Tallahassee on whether independent presidential candidate Ralph Nader’s name would be…

  • Florida Supreme Court Hearing

    Florida Supreme Court Hearing

    Justices heard arguments from the Bush and Gore campaigns about a lower court decision not to order a manual recount of…

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