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Boca Raton, FL |
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I need to file an objection to referral to the general magistrate. Can I simply say that I object to the GM due to the fact it's not a child support matter? I am objecting mostly because I think this GM absolutely doesn't like me and has a bias. I want my upcoming hearing which is on a Motion to Enforce the MSA (non child-support related) heard by the Judge.

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  1. If it's not a child support matter you can object. If it's a child support matter, you can't object because the GM has jurisdiction to hear it. You should not say you are objecting because the GM doesn't like you.

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  2. You do not have to provide a reason for your objection. There is a form on the Florida Supreme Court website for an Objection to Order of Referral to GM that should give you more guidance.

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