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George B. Turner

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George B. Turner
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Current Court Information:
Florida Eighteenth Circuit Court
Title:   Judge
Appointed by:   Gov. Jeb Bush
Active:   2005-2021
Past post:   Judge, Brevard County Court
Past term:   2002-2005
Personal History
Undergraduate:   Rollins College, 1977
Law School:   Nova University College of Law, 1984
Grad. School:   Rollins College, 1980
Military service:   U.S. Army, 1969-1972
Candidate 2014:
Candidate for:  Eighteenth Circuit Court
Position:  Group 25
State:  Florida
Election information 2014:
Incumbent:  Yes
Primary date:  8/26/2014
Election date:  11/4/2014

George B. Turner is a Brevard County judge of the 18th Judicial Circuit Court in Florida. He was appointed by former Governor Jeb Bush in late 2005 and was re-elected in 2008 and 2014.[1][2][3][4] His current six-year term expires on January 4, 2021.[5]



See also: Florida judicial elections, 2014
Turner ran for re-election to the Eighteenth Circuit Court.
As an unopposed candidate, he was automatically elected without appearing on the ballot.[4]


Turner received his B.S. (1977) and M.S. (1980) degrees in criminal justice from Rollins College. He then received his J.D. degree from Nova University College of Law in 1984.[1]


Turner began his legal career in 1985 as an assistant state attorney. He left that position the following year and became a lawyer in private practice. He joined the Brevard County Court in 2002 and was elevated to the 18th Judicial Circuit Court in 2005.[1]

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