United States: This Week's Florida Appeals: Week Of April 16 - 20, 2018

Last Updated: April 24 2018
Article by Carlton Fields

U.S. Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals

Transit Connection v. NLRB - NLRA

Durbrow v. Cobb Cnty Sch Dist - ADA, IDEA, RA

Moody v. Warden - habeas corpus

US v. Shabazz - search & seizure, tax fraud, sentencing

Mickles v. Country Club - FLSA, party-plaintiff status

Eastern Hydroelectric v. Fed Energy Reg Comm'n - Fed Power Act, agency sanction

Sama v. US - Immigration

Florida Supreme Court – Tallahassee

Williams v. State - self-defense

First District Court of Appeal – Tallahassee

Choice Plus v. DFS - probate, unclaimed funds, administrative action

Brown v. State - judgment of acquittal, circumstantial evidence, intent

Sosnowski v. State - lawful performance, legal duty

Sheaffers v. State - sentencing

Jones v. State - sentencing, mootness

Philip Morris v. Brown - deadlocked jury

Booker v. State - sentencing; certified conflict, question

AHCA v. McClain - sovereign immunity, certified question

Wooden v. State - search and seizure

Portu v. Coral Gables - workers' compensation

Bettey v. State - postconviction relief

Inmon v. Convergence - workers' compensation

Brown v. State - closing argument, rebuttal

Lara-Castillo v. State - lewd and lascivious conduct

Williams v. State - driving without license, knowing

Edwards v. State - probation revocation

Simon's Trucking v. Lieupo - § 376.313, pollutants, certified question

Greene v. Greene - attorney's fees, inequitable conduct

James v. Jones - habeas corpus, improper venue

DFS v. Danahy & Murray - public records exemption, constitutionality

DOR v. Brown - paternity

Daniels v. Caparello - child timesharing

Jordan v. State - firearm possession

Mayport Housing v. Albani - certiorari, discovery, partnership records

Jones v. State - sentencing

Greenfield v. Tallahassee Police - workers' compensation

Frandi v. State - sexual predator

Second District Court of Appeal – Lakeland

James v. State - sentencing

Small v. State - plea agreement

Deutsche Bank v. Sheward - hearsay, business records

Southgate v. Harte - mortgage assignment, consideration

Sallee v. State - competency

Weitz v. State - postconviction relief

Tank Tech v. Valley Tank - equitable subrogation

Larson v. State - postconviction relief

Williams v. State - postconviction relief

Third District Court of Appeal – Miami

Citizens v. Calonge - sovereign immunity, appealability

Marques v. Garcia - venue

Wells Fargo v. Rendon - foreclosure, limitations period

IG v. State - search and seizure, delinquency

Competitive Softball v. Ayub - negligent security, directed verdict

Masis v. State - sentencing

Villamorey v. BDT Inv - protective order, garnishment

Waves of Hialeah v. Machado - supersedeas bonds, conflict

Fourth District Court of Appeal – West Palm Beach

Castillo v. State - competency

Fournier v. State - probation; restitution

Transparency For Florida v. Port St. Lucie - Sunshine Law

CJ v. State - disposition; factors

Saunders v. State - competence

Elliot v. State - property damage; amount

Goldman v. United Servs Auto Assoc - insurance; denial of benefits

Davis v. State - classification; sentencing

Dickinson Wright v. Third Reef Holdings - personal jurisdiction

Davis v. State - restitution; fair market value

Balaban v. Philip Morris - disqualification

Lewis v. Juliano - timesharing schedule

WCI v. Seridan - venue

Gray v. State - postconviction relief

Fifth District Court of Appeal – Daytona Beach

Pereira v. State - competency, written order

Anderson v. State - postconviction relief

McNair v. State - postconviction relief

Babers v. State - postconviction relief

Byron v. State - postconviction relief

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