What does it take to Baker Act someone in Florida?

by | Apr 15, 2020

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There are three criteria that must be met in order for a person to be taken into custody under a Baker Act. A Baker Act can be initiated by judges, law enforcement officials, doctors or mental health professionals.

For more information on the Baker Act click here.

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  1. Alicia

    Thank you . That’s a great information.


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