Is Malicious Prosecution Dead In Fla.?

Law360, New York (January 8, 2014, 6:08 PM EST) -- In the case of Wolfe v. Foreman, Florida's Third District Court of Appeal may have effectively eliminated malicious prosecution as a cause of action altogether. Was that the intention of the court? Are defendants who were wrongfully sued no longer able to seek redress in the courts? Or is Wolfe limited to its facts?

In Wolfe, Richard Ferrell sued his business partners in the Southern District of Florida after the partnership settled a business dispute in Monroe County, Florida, and Ferrell was dissatisfied with the outcome....
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