§ 776.012 Use or threatened use of force in defense of person
§ 776.013 Home protection; use or threatened use of deadly force; presumption of fear of death or great bodily harm
§ 776.031 Use or threatened use of force in defense of property
§ 776.032 Immunity from criminal prosecution and civil action for justifiable use or threatened use of force
§ 776.041 Use or threatened use of force by aggressor
§ 776.05 Law enforcement officers; use of force in making an arrest
§ 776.051 Use or threatened use of force in resisting arrest or making an arrest or in the execution of a legal duty; prohibition
§ 776.06 Deadly force by a law enforcement or correctional officer
§ 776.07 Use of force to prevent escape
§ 776.08 Forcible felony
§ 776.085 Defense to civil action for damages; party convicted of forcible or attempted forcible felony
§ 776.09 Retention of records pertaining to persons found to be acting in lawful self-defense; expunction of criminal history records

Terms Used In Florida Statutes > Chapter 776

  • Clerk: means the clerk or deputy clerk of the court. See Florida Statutes 744.102
  • Court: means the circuit court. See Florida Statutes 744.102
  • Estate: means the property of a ward subject to administration. See Florida Statutes 744.102
  • Guardian: means a person who has been appointed by the court to act on behalf of a ward's person or property, or both. See Florida Statutes 744.102
  • Incapacitated person: means a person who has been judicially determined to lack the capacity to manage at least some of the property or to meet at least some of the essential health and safety requirements of the person. See Florida Statutes 744.102
  • Minor: means a person under 18 years of age whose disabilities have not been removed by marriage or otherwise. See Florida Statutes 744.102
  • Next of kin: means those persons who would be heirs at law of the ward or alleged incapacitated person if the person were deceased and includes the lineal descendants of the ward or alleged incapacitated person. See Florida Statutes 744.102
  • oath: includes affirmations. See Florida Statutes 88.6011
  • person: includes individuals, children, firms, associations, joint adventures, partnerships, estates, trusts, business trusts, syndicates, fiduciaries, corporations, and all other groups or combinations. See Florida Statutes 88.6011
  • Plenary guardian: means a person who has been appointed by the court to exercise all delegable legal rights and powers of the ward after the court has found that the ward lacks the capacity to perform all of the tasks necessary to care for his or her person or property. See Florida Statutes 744.102
  • Professional guardian: means any guardian who has at any time rendered services to three or more wards as their guardian. See Florida Statutes 744.102
  • Property: means both real and personal property or any interest in it and anything that may be the subject of ownership. See Florida Statutes 744.102
  • Totally incapacitated: means incapable of exercising any of the rights enumerated in…. See Florida Statutes 744.102
  • Ward: means a person for whom a guardian has been appointed. See Florida Statutes 744.102
  • writing: includes handwriting, printing, typewriting, and all other methods and means of forming letters and characters upon paper, stone, wood, or other materials. See Florida Statutes 88.6011