§ 78.01 Right of replevin
§ 78.02 What may not be taken by replevin
§ 78.03 Jurisdiction
§ 78.032 Venue
§ 78.045 Writ; court order required
§ 78.055 Complaint; requirements
§ 78.065 Order to show cause; contents
§ 78.067 Order to show cause; hearing
§ 78.068 Prejudgment writ of replevin
§ 78.075 Order to show cause; waiver
§ 78.08 Writ; form
§ 78.10 Writ; execution on property in buildings or enclosures
§ 78.11 Writ; execution on property changing possession
§ 78.12 Writ; execution on property removed from jurisdiction
§ 78.13 Writ; disposition of property levied on
§ 78.18 Judgment for plaintiff when goods not delivered to defendant
§ 78.19 Judgment for plaintiff when goods retained by or redelivered to defendant
§ 78.20 Judgment for defendant when goods retained by, or redelivered to, defendant
§ 78.21 Judgment for defendant when goods not retained by, or redelivered to, defendant

Terms Used In Florida Statutes > Chapter 78

  • Affidavit: A written statement of facts confirmed by the oath of the party making it, before a notary or officer having authority to administer oaths.
  • Attachment: A procedure by which a person's property is seized to pay judgments levied by the court.
  • Board: means the State Board of Education, created pursuant to…. See Florida Statutes 159.833
  • Board: means the State Board of Education, created pursuant to…. See Florida Statutes 159.843
  • Clerk of court: An officer appointed by the court to work with the chief judge in overseeing the court's administration, especially to assist in managing the flow of cases through the court and to maintain court records.
  • Code: means the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, as amended, and the regulations and rulings issued thereunder. See Florida Statutes 159.833
  • Code: means the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, as amended, and the regulations and rulings issued thereunder. See Florida Statutes 159.843
  • Commissioner: means the Commissioner of Education. See Florida Statutes 159.833
  • Commissioner: means the Commissioner of Education. See Florida Statutes 159.843
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Defendant: In a civil suit, the person complained against; in a criminal case, the person accused of the crime.
  • Department: means the Department of Education, created pursuant to…. See Florida Statutes 159.833
  • Department: means the Department of Education, created pursuant to…. See Florida Statutes 159.843
  • Deposition: An oral statement made before an officer authorized by law to administer oaths. Such statements are often taken to examine potential witnesses, to obtain discovery, or to be used later in trial.
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • 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.
  • Lien: A claim against real or personal property in satisfaction of a debt.
  • Partnership: A voluntary contract between two or more persons to pool some or all of their assets into a business, with the agreement that there will be a proportional sharing of profits and losses.
  • 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
  • Personal property: All property that is not real property.
  • Plaintiff: The person who files the complaint in a civil lawsuit.
  • Private activity bond: means any bond described in…. See Florida Statutes 159.833
  • Probable cause: A reasonable ground for belief that the offender violated a specific law.
  • Qualified Public Educational Facility: means a facility described in…. See Florida Statutes 159.833
  • Qualified school construction bond: means a bond described in…. See Florida Statutes 159.843
  • Qualified school construction facility: means a facility permitted to be financed with qualified school construction bonds pursuant to…. See Florida Statutes 159.843
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • Summons: Another word for subpoena used by the criminal justice system.
  • Testimony: Evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries.
  • Venue: The geographical location in which a case is tried.
  • Writ: A formal written command, issued from the court, requiring the performance of a specific act.
  • 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