Q: Do you need to report closed civil traffic cases on Notice of Related Cases?
I am filling out a "Notice of Related Cases" in relation to having my name legally changed. All I have on my record is a pair of civil traffic cases, but they are both closed cases. I verified they are closed through Duval County's CORE Website.
Do I still need to list those cases in my notice? I live in Duval County, both traffic cases took place in Duval county, and I will be changing my legal name in Duval county.
A: The Notice of Related Cases is for cases that are related. For example: if there is a child support case and a divorce case. Closed traffic cases are not related to a name change.
Bruce Alexander Minnick agrees with this answer
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