Terms Used In Florida Regulations > Chapter 69W-1000
Discovery: Lawyers' examination, before trial, of facts and documents in possession of the opponents to help the lawyers prepare for trial.
Injunction: An order of the court prohibiting (or compelling) the performance of a specific act to prevent irreparable damage or injury.
Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
Restitution: The court-ordered payment of money by the defendant to the victim for damages caused by the criminal action.
Testimony: Evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries.