DeSantis's Amended Executive Order Speeds Up Foreclosures, Evictions
By Molly Duerig Florida PUBLISHED 10:02 PM ET Aug. 05, 2020
STATEWIDE — Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis recently extended Florida’s statewide moratorium on evictions and foreclosures — but the executive order isn’t as straightforward as it first appeared.
Amended language in the executive order is opening the door for broader interpretations of the law, according to legal experts and Floridians who are now seeing their eviction and foreclosure cases moved forward in the courts.