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Conditional Florida Bar membership is now a thing of the past, as the state Supreme Court opted to scrap it in an effort to reduce stigma for lawyers admitted to the bar with a disability.

Before the per curiam ruling Thursday, members with a history of drug, alcohol or mental health issues were admitted with certain conditions under a temporary probation period.

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Raychel Lean

Raychel Lean is ALM's Florida bureau chief, overseeing the Daily Business Review. Email her at [email protected] or follow her on Twitter via @raychellean.

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