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Click to open document 08/22/2018 CERTFD JUDGMENT FROM TRIAL COURT
08/22/2018 No Fee - State
Click to open document 08/22/2018 LOWER TRIBUNAL DOCUMENTS Kristina Samuels D1 BY: Kristina Samuels D1 1DCA order certifying case to FSC.
Click to open document 08/22/2018 COPY OF THE LOWER TRIBUNAL ORDER/ACTION BEING APPEALED
Click to open document 08/22/2018 ORDER-JURIS ACCEPTED/BRIEF SCHED The First District Court of Appeal has certified, pursuant to article V, section 3(b)(5) of the Constitution of Florida, that the trial court passes upon a question of great public importance requiring immediate resolution by this Court. We accept jurisdiction. Briefs must be filed as follows: Appellants' brief on the merits must be filed no later than 12:00 p.m., Monday, August 27, 2018; Appellees' answer brief on the merits must be filed no later than 4:00 p.m., Wednesday, August 29, 2018; and Appellants' reply brief on the merits must be filed no later than 3:00 p.m., Friday, August 31, 2018. The Clerk of the Circuit Court of the Second Judicial Circuit in and for Leon County, Florida must file the original record which must be properly indexed and paginated on or before Friday, August 24, 2018. The Court postpones its decision as to whether the above case will be submitted to the Court with or without oral argument.
Click to open document 08/22/2018 ACKNOWLEDGMENT LETTER-NEW CASE Supreme Court Florida FSC BY: Supreme Court Florida FSC **08/22/2018 - Ack. Letter corrected to reflect proper DCA case number**
Click to open document 08/24/2018 RECORD Gwen Marshall LEON BY: Gwen Marshall LEON 1 VOLUME RECORD ON APPEAL - Filed Electronically
Click to open document 08/24/2018 MOTION-COUNS PRO HAC VICE (FOREIGN COUNSEL) AE League of Women Voters of Florida BY: AE Lynn C. Hearn 123633 Sam Boyd
Click to open document 08/24/2018 MOTION-COUNS PRO HAC VICE (FOREIGN COUNSEL) AE League of Women Voters of Florida BY: AE Lynn C. Hearn 123633 Zoe Savitsky
Click to open document 08/24/2018 MOTION-COUNS PRO HAC VICE AMD (FOREIGN COUNS) AE League of Women Voters of Florida BY: AE Scott D. Mccoy 1004965 CORRECTED VERIFIED MOTION FOR ADMISSION TO APPEAR PRO HAC VICE PURSUANT TO FLORIDA RULE OF JUDICIAL ADMINISTRATION 2.510 - Sam Boyd
Click to open document 08/24/2018 MOTION-COUNS PRO HAC VICE AMD (FOREIGN COUNS) AE League of Women Voters of Florida BY: AE Scott D. Mccoy 1004965 CORRECTED VERIFIED MOTION FOR ADMISSION TO APPEAR PRO HAC VICE PURSUANT TO FLORIDA RULE OF JUDICIAL ADMINISTRATION 2.510 - Zoe Savitsky
Click to open document 08/27/2018 ORDER-COUNSEL PRO HAC VICE GR (FOREIGN COUNSEL) The motion to appear pro hac vice filed in the above cause by Sam Boyd, on behalf of appellees, is hereby granted and counsel's payment of the $100.00 fee required by section 25.241(2)(a), Florida Statutes (2015), was received by this Court on August 24, 2018.
Click to open document 08/27/2018 ORDER-COUNSEL PRO HAC VICE GR (FOREIGN COUNSEL) The motion to appear pro hac vice filed in the above cause by Zoe Savitsky, on behalf of appellees, is hereby granted and counsel's payment of the $100.00 fee required by section 25.241(2)(a), Florida Statutes (2015), was received by this Court on August 24, 2018.
Click to open document 08/27/2018 MOTION-AMICUS CURIAE MA Urban League of Greater Miami, Inc. BY: MA Stephanie Alexander 81078 URBAN LEAGE OF MIAMI'S AND CENTRAL FLORIDA URBAN LEAGE'S MOTION FOR LEAVE TO FILE AMICUS CURIAE BRIEF IN SUPPORT OF APPELLANT
Click to open document 08/27/2018 AMICUS CURIAE INITIAL BRIEF-MERITS MA Urban League of Greater Miami, Inc. BY: MA Stephanie Alexander 81078 BRIEF OF AMICI CURIAE THE URBAN LEAGUE OF MIAMI AND THE CENTRAL FLORIDA URBAN LEAGUE IN SUPPORT OF APPELLEES.
Click to open document 08/27/2018 INITIAL BRIEF-MERITS AA Hon. Kenneth J. Detzner, Secretary BY: AA Edward M. Wenger 85568
Click to open document 08/27/2018 MOTION-AMICUS CURIAE MA Florida Consortium of Public Charter Schools BY: MA Amber Stoner 109281 MOTION OF FLORIDA CONSORTIUM OF PUBLIC CHARTER SCHOOLS AND FLORIDA CHARTER SCHOOL ALLIANCE FOR LEAVE TO APPEAR AS AMICI CURIAE IN SUPPORT OF APPELLANT
Click to open document 08/27/2018 AMICUS CURIAE INITIAL BRIEF-MERITS MA Florida Consortium of Public Charter Schools BY: MA Amber Stoner 109281 BRIEF OF AMICI CURIAE FLORIDA CONSORTIUM OF PUBLIC CHARTER SCHOOLS AND FLORIDA CHARTER SCHOOL ALLIANCE IN SUPPORT OF APPELLANT
Click to open document 08/27/2018 ORDER-OA SCHED (PREV ACCEPTED) The Court previously accepted jurisdiction. The Court will hear oral argument at 2:00 p.m., Wednesday, September 5, 2018. A maximum of twenty minutes to the side is allowed for the argument, but counsel is expected to use only so much of that time as is necessary. The parties are advised that the oral argument will occur at the Fourth District Court of Appeal Courthouse, 110 S. Tamarind Avenue, West Palm Beach, FL 33401.
Click to open document 08/29/2018 ANSWER BRIEF-MERITS AE League of Women Voters of Florida BY: AE Lynn C. Hearn 123633
Click to open document 08/29/2018 MOTION-COUNS PRO HAC VICE (FOREIGN COUNSEL) AA Hon. Kenneth J. Detzner, Secretary BY: AA Daniel W. Bell Daniel William Bell
Click to open document 08/30/2018 ORDER-COUNSEL PRO HAC VICE GR (FOREIGN COUNSEL) The motion to appear pro hac vice filed in the above cause by Daniel William Bell, on behalf of appellant, is hereby granted and counsel's payment of the $100.00 fee required by section 25.241(2)(a), Florida Statutes (2015), was received by this Court on August 29, 2018.
Click to open document 08/30/2018 MOTION-BRIEF PAGE ENLARGEMENT AA Hon. Kenneth J. Detzner, Secretary BY: AA Edward M. Wenger 85568
Click to open document 08/31/2018 ORDER-BRIEF PAGE ENLARGEMENT GR Appellant's Motion for Extension of Page Limit for Reply Brief is hereby granted.
Click to open document 08/31/2018 ORDER-AMICUS CURIAE GR The motion for leave to file brief as amici curiae filed by the Urban League of Greater Miami, Inc., and the Central Florida Urban League, Inc., is hereby granted and they are allowed to file brief only in support of appellant. The brief by the above referenced amici curiae was filed with this Court on August 27, 2018.
Click to open document 08/31/2018 ORDER-AMICUS CURIAE GR The motion for leave to file brief as amici curiae filed by the Florida Consortium of Public Charter Schools, and the Florida Charter School Alliance, is hereby granted and they are allowed to file brief only in support of appellant. The brief by the above referenced amici curiae was filed with this Court on August 27, 2018.
Click to open document 08/31/2018 REPLY BRIEF-MERITS AA Hon. Kenneth J. Detzner, Secretary BY: AA Edward M. Wenger 85568
09/05/2018 ORAL ARGUMENT CALENDAR
Click to open document 09/07/2018 DISP-AFFIRMED The summary final judgment entered in this case on August 20, 2018, by the Honorable John C. Cooper, Circuit Judge for the Second Judicial Circuit of Florida is hereby affirmed and the proposed revision to the Florida Constitution proposed by the Florida Constitution Revision Commission, designated by the Secretary of State as Revision 8, is stricken from the November 2018 general election ballot. An opinion setting forth our reasons for this decision will issue at a later date. Rehearing will not be entertained.