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Click to open document 01/11/2018 NOTICE-DISCRETIONARY JURIS (CONST CONSTR) PT Citizens For Strong Schools, Inc. BY: PT Jodi Siegel 511617
Click to open document 01/12/2018 ACKNOWLEDGMENT LETTER-NEW CASE-PAY FEE Supreme Court Florida FSC BY: Supreme Court Florida FSC
Click to open document 01/12/2018 ORDER-COUNSEL PRO HAC VICE (FOREIGN COUNSEL) Any attorney involved in the above case who is not a member of The Florida Bar should immediately file a proper motion pursuant to Florida Rule of Judicial Administration 2.510, if they wish to have this Court consider them as counsel of record. Failure to file a proper motion could result in the imposition of sanctions, including striking the pleading listing the foreign attorney as counsel of record.
Click to open document 01/12/2018 JURIS INITIAL BRIEF PT Citizens For Strong Schools, Inc. BY: PT Jodi Siegel 511617
Click to open document 01/12/2018 PAY CASE FILING FEE-300 PT Citizens For Strong Schools, Inc. BY: PT Jodi Siegel 511617
01/12/2018 Fee Paid Through Portal
Click to open document 01/12/2018 ORDER-APPENDIX DUE Petitioners' jurisdictional initial brief was filed with this Court on January 12, 2018, but not accompanied by an appendix pursuant to Florida Rule of Appellate Procedure 9.120(d). Petitioners are directed, on or before January 17, 2018, to file an appendix containing only a copy of the opinion or order of the district court of appeal to be reviewed.
Click to open document 01/12/2018 APPENDIX-JURIS BRIEF PT Citizens For Strong Schools, Inc. BY: PT Jodi Siegel 511617
Click to open document 01/12/2018 MOTION-STAY (FSC PROCEEDINGS) RS Richard Corcoran BY: RS Adam S. Tanenbaum 117498 Filed as NOTICE BY SENATE PRESIDENT AND HOUSE SPEAKER OF AUTOMATIC CONTINUANCE PURSUANT TO SECTION 11.111, F.S.
Click to open document 01/12/2018 NOTICE-DISCRETIONARY JURIS (CONST CONSTR) PT Citizens For Strong Schools, Inc. BY: PT Jodi Siegel 511617 CORRECTED
Click to open document 01/26/2018 ORDER-STAY PROCEEDINGS FSC GR The Notice by Senate President and House Speaker of Automatic Continuance Pursuant to Section 11.111, F.S. has been treated as a motion to stay proceedings and said motion is hereby granted. The proceedings in this Court are hereby stayed pending the conclusion of the 2018 regular session of the Florida Legislature and for 15 days thereafter.
Click to open document 01/26/2018 MOTION-COUNS PRO HAC VICE (FOREIGN COUNSEL) RS Celeste Johnson BY: RS Richard Komer
Click to open document 01/26/2018 MOTION-COUNS PRO HAC VICE (FOREIGN COUNSEL) RS Celeste Johnson BY: RS Timothy D. Keller
Click to open document 01/26/2018 PAY PRO HAC VICE FEE-100 RS Ari Bargil 71454 BY: RS Ari Bargil 71454
Click to open document 01/26/2018 PAY PRO HAC VICE FEE-100 RS Ari Bargil 71454 BY: RS Ari Bargil 71454
Click to open document 01/29/2018 ORDER-COUNSEL PRO HAC VICE GR (FOREIGN COUNSEL) The motion to appear pro hac vice filed in the above cause by Richard Komer, on behalf of Celeste Johnson, Kenia Palacios, Deaundrice Kitchen, Margot Logan, Karen Tolbert, and Marian Klinger, 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 January 26, 2018.
Click to open document 01/29/2018 ORDER-COUNSEL PRO HAC VICE GR (FOREIGN COUNSEL) The motion to appear pro hac vice filed in the above cause by Timothy D. Keller, on behalf of Celeste Johnson, Kenia Palacios, Deaundrice Kitchen, Margot Logan, Karen Tolbert, and Marian Klinger, 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 January 26, 2018.
Click to open document 03/26/2018 ORDER-BRIEF SCHED (MISC) The stay imposed by the Court's January 26, 2018, order is hereby lifted. Respondents are allowed to and including April 16, 2018, in which to serve the answer brief on jurisdiction.
Click to open document 03/28/2018 MOTION-COUNS PRO HAC VICE (FOREIGN COUNSEL) RS Florida State Board Of Education EDUCATI BY: RS Rocco E. Testani *Redacted - Contains copy of check* Copy rec'd 4/2/18
Click to open document 04/02/2018 ORDER-COUNSEL PRO HAC VICE GR (FOREIGN COUNSEL) The motion to appear pro hac vice filed in the above cause by Rocco E. Testani, on behalf of Florida State Board of Education and Commissioner of Education, 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 April 2, 2018.
04/02/2018 Pro Hac Vice 2018 - 1030280 Amount: $100
Click to open document 04/16/2018 JURIS ANSWER BRIEF RS Richard Corcoran BY: WE Jonathan A. Glogau 371823
Click to open document 04/16/2018 JURIS ANSWER BRIEF RS Celeste Johnson BY: RS Ari Bargil 71454
Click to open document 04/30/2018 ORDER-JURIS ACCEPT/BRIEF SCHED (OA LATER DATE) The Court accepts jurisdiction of this case. Petitioner's initial brief on the merits must be served on or before May 21, 2018; respondent's answer brief on the merits must be served twenty days after service of petitioner's initial brief on the merits; and petitioner's reply brief on the merits must be served twenty days after service of respondent's answer brief on the merits. The Clerk of the First District Court of Appeal must file the record which must be properly indexed and paginated on or before June 29, 2018. The Clerk may provide the record in the format as currently maintained at the district court, either paper or electronic. Oral argument will be set by separate order. Counsel for the parties will be notified of the oral argument date approximately sixty days prior to oral argument.
Click to open document 05/08/2018 MOTION-EXT OF TIME (INITIAL BRIEF-MERITS) PT Citizens For Strong Schools, Inc. BY: PT Jodi Siegel 511617
Click to open document 05/08/2018 ORDER-EXT OF TIME GR (INITIAL BRIEF-MERITS) Petitioners' motion for extension of time is granted and petitioners are allowed to and including June 4, 2018, in which to serve the initial brief on the merits. Multiple extensions of time for the same filing are discouraged. Absent extenuating circumstances, subsequent requests may be denied. All other times will be extended accordingly.
Click to open document 05/22/2018 MOTION-AMICUS CURIAE MP Robert M. Brochin 319661 BY: MP Robert M. Brochin 319661 MOTION FOR LEAVE TO FILE AMICUS BRIEF ON BEHALF OF CERTAIN MEMBERS OF THE 1998 CONSTITUTION REVISION COMMISSION
Click to open document 06/01/2018 RESPONSE RS Richard Corcoran BY: WE Jonathan A. Glogau 371823 RESPONDENTS' RESPONSE IN OPPOSITION TO MOTION FOR LEAVE TO FILE AMICUS BRIEF ON BEHALF OF CERTAIN MEMBERS OF THE 1998 CONSTITUTION REVISION COMMISSION
Click to open document 06/04/2018 INITIAL BRIEF-MERITS PT Citizens For Strong Schools, Inc. BY: PT Jodi Siegel 511617
Click to open document 06/04/2018 APPENDIX-MERIT BRIEF PT Citizens For Strong Schools, Inc. BY: PT Jodi Siegel 511617 *Stricken 6/5/18, not properly bookmarked, indexed or paginated.*
Click to open document 06/05/2018 ORDER-APPENDIX STRICKEN Petitioners' appendix does not comply with Florida Rule of Appellate Procedure 9.220 and is hereby stricken. Petitioners are directed to file, within 5 days from the date of this order, an amended appendix as a separate PDF document. Per rule 9.220, the amended appendix must be properly bookmarked, indexed, and consecutively paginated so that the page numbers displayed by the PDF reader exactly match the pagination of the index.
Click to open document 06/07/2018 APPENDIX-AMENDED-MERIT BRIEF PT Citizens For Strong Schools, Inc. BY: PT Jodi Siegel 511617
Click to open document 06/07/2018 MOTION-REPLY FILING TO RESPONSE MP Martha Walters Barnett 160404 BY: MP Jon Lester Mills 148286 MOTION FOR LEAVE TO FILE REPLY IN SUPPORT OF MOTION FOR LEAVE TO FILE AMICUS BRIEF ON BEHALF OF CERTAIN MEMBERS OF THE 1998 CONSTITUTION REVISION COMMISION
Click to open document 06/14/2018 MOTION-TOLL TIME MP Martha Walters Barnett 160404 BY: MP Jon Lester Mills 148286 Filed as MOTION FOR EXTENSION OF TIME TO FILE AMICUS BRIEF ON BEHALF OF CERTAIN MEMBERS OF THE 1998 CONSTITUTION REVISION COMMISION
Click to open document 06/14/2018 MOTION-AMICUS CURIAE MP Education Law Center BY: MP Courtney Brewer 890901 UNOPPOSED MOTION OF EDUCATION LAW CENTER FOR LEAVE TO FILE AMICUS BRIEF IN SUPPORT OF PETITIONERS
Click to open document 06/14/2018 AMICUS CURIAE INITIAL BRIEF-MERITS MP Education Law Center BY: MP Courtney Brewer 890901 BRIEF OF AMICUS CURIAE EDUCATION LAW CENTER IN SUPPORT OF CITIZENS FOR STRONG SCHOOLS, INC.
Click to open document 06/14/2018 MOTION-AMICUS CURIAE MP National Law Center on Homelessness & Poverty BY: MP Renee Meenach Decker 60384
Click to open document 06/14/2018 AMICUS CURIAE INITIAL BRIEF-MERITS MP National Law Center on Homelessness & Poverty BY: MP Renee Meenach Decker 60384 AMICUS CURIAE BRIEF IN SUPPORT OF APPELLANTS **Stricken 6/15/18, brief exceeds page limit**
Click to open document 06/15/2018 ORDER-AMICUS CURIAE GR The motion for leave to file brief as amicus curiae filed by Education Law Center is hereby granted and they are allowed to file brief only in support of petitioners. The brief by the above referenced amicus curiae was filed with this Court on June 14, 2018.
Click to open document 06/15/2018 ORDER-AMICUS CURIAE GR The motion for leave to file brief as amici curiae filed by National Law Center on Homelessness & Poverty; the Children and Youth Law Clinic at the University of Miami School of Law; Florida's Children First; FSU College of Law, Children's Advocacy Clinic; and Michael J. Dale, professor of law at Nova Southeastern University, is hereby granted and they are allowed to file brief only in support of petitioners. The brief by the above referenced amici curiae was filed with this Court on June 14, 2018.
Click to open document 06/15/2018 ORDER-BRIEF STRICKEN (NON-COMPLIANCE) National Law Center on Homelessness & Poverty, et al.'s amici curiae initial brief, which was filed with this Court on June 14, 2018, does not comply with Florida Rule of Appellate Procedure 9.370 and is hereby stricken. Amici curiae are hereby directed, on or before June 20, 2018, to file an amended amici curiae initial brief which does not exceed 20 pages. The table of contents and citations, the certificates of service and compliance, and the signature block for the brief's author shall be excluded from the computation.
Click to open document 06/18/2018 ORDER-REPLY TO RESPONSE FILING GR Certain Members of the 1998 Constitution Revision Commission's motion to file reply to response to the motion for leave to file brief as amicus curiae is granted. The Commissioners are allowed to and including June 28, 2018, in which to file the reply to response. The motion for extension of time filed by the Commissioners has been treated as a motion to toll time. Said motion is granted and the time for filing the amicus curiae initial brief on the merits is tolled pending resolution of the motion for leave to file brief as amicus curiae.
Click to open document 06/18/2018 MOTION-EXT OF TIME (ANSWER BRIEF-MERITS) RS Richard Corcoran BY: WE Jonathan A. Glogau 371823
Click to open document 06/19/2018 ORDER-EXT OF TIME GR (ANSWER BRIEF-MERITS) Respondents' motion for extension of time is granted, and respondents are allowed to and including July 19, 2018, in which to serve the answer brief on the merits. Multiple extensions of time for the same filing are discouraged. Absent extenuating circumstances, subsequent requests may be denied. All other times will be extended accordingly.
Click to open document 06/20/2018 AMICUS CURIAE INITIAL BRIEF-MERITS MP National Law Center on Homelessness & Poverty BY: MP Renee Meenach Decker 60384
Click to open document 06/22/2018 NOTICE-APPEARANCE RS Richard Corcoran BY: RS Rachel Nordby 56606
Click to open document 06/22/2018 NOTICE-COUNS SUBSTITUTION RS Richard Corcoran BY: RS Rachel Nordby 56606
06/26/2018 RECORD/TRANSCRIPT Kristina Samuels D1 BY: Kristina Samuels D1 1 VOLUME RECORD ON APPEAL AND 38 VOLUMES TRANSCRIPTS - Filed Electronically
06/26/2018 RECORD Kristina Samuels D1 BY: Kristina Samuels D1 1 VOLUME CERTIFIED COPIES OF APPEAL PAPERS - Filed Electronically
06/26/2018 RECORD Kristina Samuels D1 BY: Kristina Samuels D1 1 VOLUME SUPPLEMENT RECORD (SECOND) - Filed Electronically
06/26/2018 RECORD Kristina Samuels D1 BY: Kristina Samuels D1 1 VOLUME SUPPLEMENTAL RECORD - Filed Electronically
Click to open document 06/27/2018 REPLY TO RESPONSE MP Martha Walters Barnett 160404 BY: MP Jon Lester Mills 148286 REPLY IN SUPPORT OF MOTION FOR LEA VE TO FILE AMICUS BRIEF ON BEHALF OF CERTAIN MEMBERS OF THE 1998 CONSTITUTION REVISION COMMISION
Click to open document 06/29/2018 ORDER-AMICUS CURIAE GR The motion for leave to file brief as amicus curiae filed by Certain Members of the 1998 Constitution Revision Commission is hereby granted without prejudice to the subsequent presentation of objections by respondents to specific content of the amicus brief filed. The Commissioners are allowed to file brief only in support of petitioners, and are allowed to and including July 2, 2018, in which to serve the amicus curiae initial brief on the merits.
Click to open document 07/02/2018 AMICUS CURIAE INITIAL BRIEF-MERITS MP Martha Walters Barnett 160404 BY: MP Robert M. Brochin 319661 AMICUS CURIAE BRIEF OF CERTAIN COMMISSIONERS OF 1998 CONSTITUTION REVISION COMMISSION IN SUPPORT OF APPELLANTS
Click to open document 07/16/2018 MOTION-RECORD SUPPLEMENTATION RS Celeste Johnson BY: RS Ari Bargil 71454
Click to open document 07/16/2018 MOTION-RECORD SUPPLEMENTATION RS Celeste Johnson BY: RS Ari Bargil 71454 DUPLICATE
07/16/2018 APPENDIX-MOTION RS Celeste Johnson BY: RS Ari Bargil 71454