Written by attorney Jaime Enrique Suarez | May 2, 2019

Can You File a Personal Injury Lawsuit Against the Government in Florida?

In Florida, the state and its agencies are liable for tort claims in the same manner and to the same extent as private individuals under like circumstances, meaning that the legislature has explicitly waived sovereign immunity in tort actions for personal injury, wrongful death, etc.

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