|§ 922.02||Execution of sentence imposing fine|
|§ 922.04||Discharge of prisoner unable to pay fine|
|§ 922.051||Imprisonment in county jail, term of 1 year or less|
|§ 922.052||Issuance of warrant of execution|
|§ 922.06||Stay of execution of death sentence|
|§ 922.07||Proceedings when person under sentence of death appears to be insane|
|§ 922.08||Proceedings when person under sentence of death appears to be pregnant|
|§ 922.095||Pursuit of collateral remedies|
|§ 922.10||Execution of death sentence; executioner|
|§ 922.105||Execution of death sentence; prohibition against reduction of death sentence as a result of determination that a method of execution is unconstitutional|
|§ 922.108||Sentencing orders in capital cases|
|§ 922.11||Regulation of execution|
|§ 922.111||Transfer to state prison for safekeeping before death warrant issued|
|§ 922.12||Return of warrant of execution issued by Governor|
|§ 922.14||Sentence of death unexecuted for unjustifiable reasons|
|§ 922.15||Return of warrant of execution issued by Supreme Court|
Terms Used In Florida Statutes > Chapter 922 - Execution
- Appeal: A request made after a trial, asking another court (usually the court of appeals) to decide whether the trial was conducted properly. To make such a request is "to appeal" or "to take an appeal." One who appeals is called the appellant.
- Appropriation: The provision of funds, through an annual appropriations act or a permanent law, for federal agencies to make payments out of the Treasury for specified purposes. The formal federal spending process consists of two sequential steps: authorization
- Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
- Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
- Discovery: Lawyers' examination, before trial, of facts and documents in possession of the opponents to help the lawyers prepare for trial.
- Equitable: Pertaining to civil suits in "equity" rather than in "law." In English legal history, the courts of "law" could order the payment of damages and could afford no other remedy. See damages. A separate court of "equity" could order someone to do something or to cease to do something. See, e.g., injunction. In American jurisprudence, the federal courts have both legal and equitable power, but the distinction is still an important one. For example, a trial by jury is normally available in "law" cases but not in "equity" cases. Source: U.S. Courts
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- Habeas corpus: A writ that is usually used to bring a prisoner before the court to determine the legality of his imprisonment. It may also be used to bring a person in custody before the court to give testimony, or to be prosecuted.
- 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.
- minor: includes any person who has not attained the age of 18 years. See Florida Statutes 1.01
- 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 1.01
- Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
- 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 1.01