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Click to open document 09/11/2019 REQUEST-ADVISORY OPINION (ATTY GEN) PT Advisory Opinion To The Attorney General BY: PT Ashley Moody 487198
09/12/2019 No Fee Required
Click to open document 09/12/2019 ACKNOWLEDGMENT LETTER-NEW CASE Supreme Court Florida FSC BY: Supreme Court Florida FSC
Click to open document 09/20/2019 NOTICE-APPEARANCE PT Sensible Florida, Inc. BY: PT William R. Wohlsifer 86827 Notice of Appearance and Designation of Email Address
Click to open document 09/23/2019 ORDER-OA&BRIEF SCHED (AG ADVISORY OPIN) Pursuant to the provisions of article IV, section 10, Florida Constitution, and section 16.061, Florida Statutes, the Attorney General of Florida has requested this Court's opinion as to whether the text of the proposed amendment titled "Regulate Marijuana in a Manner Similar to Alcohol to Establish Age, Licensing, and Other Regulations" complies with article XI, section 3, Florida Constitution, and whether the proposed ballot title and substance comply with section 101.161, Florida Statutes. Section 16.061, Florida Statutes, requires the Attorney General, within thirty days after receipt of the proposed amendment or revision to the State Constitution by initiative petition, to petition this Court for an advisory opinion regarding compliance of the text of the proposed amendment with article XI, section 3, Florida Constitution, and compliance of the proposed ballot title and substance with section 101.161, Florida Statutes. The full text of the Attorney General's letter is attached hereto as an exhibit and made a part thereof. IT IS, THEREFORE, the order of the Court that interested parties must file their responses on or before October 14, 2019 and serve a copy thereof on the Attorney General. Answer briefs must be filed on or before November 4, 2019. Replies must be filed on or before November 14, 2019. Briefs submitted will be available on the Court's public online docket at http://onlinedocketssc.flcourts.org/DocketResults/CaseByYear?CaseNumber=1536 &CaseYear=2019. Oral argument is scheduled for 9:00 a.m., Tuesday, February 4, 2020. A maximum of twenty minutes to the side is allowed for the argument. Parties who have filed a response and have asked to be heard may, in the Court's discretion, be permitted to participate in oral argument. ***Corrected October 3, 2019, to direct "opponents," rather than "interested parties," to file briefs on or before October 14, 2019.
Click to open document 10/10/2019 MOTION-EXT OF TIME (INITIAL BRIEF-MERITS) PT Advisory Opinion To The Attorney General BY: PT Jeffrey Paul Desousa 110951 Attorney General's Motion for Extension of Time to File Initial Briefs
Click to open document 10/11/2019 ORDER-EXT OF TIME GR (INITIAL BRIEF-MERITS) The Attorney General's motion for extension of time is granted and all opponents are allowed to and including October 28, 2019, in which to serve the initial briefs 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 10/25/2019 MOTION-EXT OF TIME (INITIAL BRIEF-MERITS) PT Advisory Opinion To The Attorney General BY: PT Jeffrey Paul Desousa 110951 Attorney General's Second Unopposed Motion for Extension of Time to File Initial Brief
Click to open document 10/25/2019 ORDER-EXT OF TIME GR (INITIAL BRIEF-MERITS) The Attorney General's motion for extension of time is granted and all opponents are allowed to and including November 1, 2019, 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 11/01/2019 INITIAL BRIEF-MERITS OP Florida Chamber Of Commerce BY: OP Daniel Nordby 14588 Initial Brief of Florida Chamber of Commerce, Drug Free America Foundation, National Drug-Free Workplace Alliance, and Save Our Society From Drugs in Opposition to the Initiative
Click to open document 11/01/2019 INITIAL BRIEF-MERITS OP The Florida House Of Representatives BY: OP Mohammad O. Jazil 72556 Initial Brief of The Florida House of Representatives in Opposition to the Initiative
Click to open document 11/01/2019 INITIAL BRIEF-MERITS PT Advisory Opinion To The Attorney General BY: PT Jeffrey Paul Desousa 110951 Attorney General's Brief
Click to open document 11/05/2019 NOTICE-APPEARANCE PT Michael C. Minardi 568619 BY: PT Michael C. Minardi 568619 Notice of Appearance and Designation of Email Address
Click to open document 11/20/2019 MOTION-EXT OF TIME (ANSWER BRIEF-MERITS) PT Sensible Florida, Inc. BY: PT William R. Wohlsifer 86827 Sensible Florida, Inc.'s First Unopposed Motion for Extension of Time to File Answer Brief
Click to open document 11/21/2019 ORDER-EXT OF TIME GR (ANSWER BRIEF-MERITS) Sensible Florida, Inc.'s motion for extension of time is granted, and all proponents are allowed to and including December 2, 2019, in which to serve the answer briefs 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 12/02/2019 ANSWER BRIEF-MERITS PT Sensible Florida, Inc. BY: PT William R. Wohlsifer 86827 Answer Brief of Sponsor Sensible Florida, Inc.
Click to open document 12/05/2019 APPENDIX-MERIT BRIEF PT Sensible Florida, Inc. BY: PT Michael C. Minardi 568619 Appendix to Answer Brief of Sponsor Sensible Florida, Inc.
Click to open document 12/12/2019 MOTION-EXT OF TIME (REPLY BRIEF-MERITS) OP The Florida House Of Representatives BY: OP Mohammad O. Jazil 72556 House's Motion for Extension of Time to File Reply Briefs
Click to open document 12/12/2019 MOTION-TOLL TIME OP The Florida House Of Representatives BY: OP Mohammad O. Jazil 72556 House's Motion to Toll Time
Click to open document 12/13/2019 ORDER-EXT OF TIME GR (REPLY BRIEF-MERITS) Florida House of Representatives' motion for extension of time is granted and all opponents are allowed to and including December 19, 2019, in which to serve the reply brief on the merits. Multiple extensions of time for the same filing are discouraged. Absent extenuating circumstances, subsequent requests may be denied.
Click to open document 12/19/2019 REPLY BRIEF-MERITS OP Florida Chamber Of Commerce BY: OP Jason Gonzalez 146854 Reply Brief of Florida Chamber of Commerce, Drug Free America Foundation, National Drug-Free Workplace Alliance, and Save Our Society From Drugs in Opposition to the Initiative
Click to open document 12/19/2019 REPLY BRIEF-MERITS OP The Florida House Of Representatives BY: OP Mohammad O. Jazil 72556 Reply Brief of The Florida House of Representatives in Opposition to the Initiative
Click to open document 12/19/2019 REPLY BRIEF-MERITS PT Advisory Opinion To The Attorney General BY: PT Jeffrey Paul Desousa 110951 Attorney General's Reply Brief
Click to open document 12/26/2019 REQUEST-ORAL ARGUMENT OP Save Our Society From Drugs BY: OP Daniel Nordby 14588 REQUEST TO PARTICIPATE IN ORAL ARGUMENT
Click to open document 12/30/2019 REQUEST-ORAL ARGUMENT OP The Florida House Of Representatives BY: OP Mohammad O. Jazil 72556 Request to Participate in Oral Argument
Click to open document 12/30/2019 REQUEST-ORAL ARGUMENT PT Sensible Florida, Inc. BY: PT William R. Wohlsifer 86827 Sponsor's Request to Participate in Oral Argument
Click to open document 01/13/2020 NOTICE-APPEARANCE OP The Florida House Of Representatives BY: OP Edward M. Wenger 85568
Click to open document 01/14/2020 MOTION-COUNS WITHDRAWAL OP The Florida House Of Representatives BY: OP Edward M. Wenger 85568 Motion to Withdraw Michael R. Beato as Counsel
Click to open document 01/15/2020 ORDER-COUNS WITHDRAWAL GR The Motion to Withdraw is granted and Michael R. Beato is hereby allowed to withdraw as co-counsel for the Florida House of Representatives.