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bentley writes "A recent change in the way Florida funds its state court system puts the continued operations of county law libraries in question, according to a letter to the editor of Hernando Today. "At the present time, the law libraries are funded by filing fees, paid by anyone filing a civil lawsuit in the state courts. That's how it should be - those who use the libraries are paying for it. But effective July 1, 2004, counties will be prohibited from charging these nominal fees; and each county will be forced to either maintain the law library from county funds or shut it down entirely.""