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Florida Appeals Court Decisions: Week of January 16 - 20, 2023

U.S. Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals

Carey v DOC - habeas
Sosa v Martin Cnty, Fla - en banc, detention, dissent
US v Dupree - en banc, sentencing, dissent
US v Scott - healthcare fraud
US v Oudomsine - sentencing
W Va v. US Treasury - justicability, taxing power

Florida Supreme Court - Tallahassee

Fried v. Weston - firearms statute, common law immunities
In re Fla R Civ P - amended rules

First District Court of Appeal - Tallahassee

Fla Springs Council v. Suwannee WMD - administrative hearing, entitlement
Heming v. State - appellate jurisdiction
Davis v. Badcock Furniture - civil rights, discrimination

Second District Court of Appeal - St. Petersburg

Beasley v. State - alligator eggs, racketeering, instructions, sentencing
TW v. TH - parenting plan, compliance, contempt
Massoud v. Stonehedge - rule 1.540, remote proceedings, disconnection
Walker v. State - probation, revocation
Jimenez v. State - certiorari, Stand Your Ground
NB v. RV - parenting, timesharing, relocation
In re Name Change AT - trial court independent investigation, due process

Third District Court of Appeal - Miami

Arnold v. State - probation revocation
Gonzalez v. Nobregas - FDUTPA fees, settlement proposal
Williams v. Williams - probate, reopening estate
Quispe v. State - probation violation
Taulbee v. Kozel - probate, will, beneficiary
Navarro v. Citizens - insurance, untimely claim
Bradley v. Trespalacios - intentional infliction emotional distress
Otero-Rosario v. State - Nelson inquiry
Nomura v. Hata - evidentiary hearing, notice

Fourth District Court of Appeal - West Palm Beach

Varchetti v. Varchetti - child support, jurisdiction
Fendrich v. Fendrich - marital settlement agreement, ambiguity, parol evidence
Progressive v. Ober - insurance, bad faith, punitive damages
Lanigan v. Lanigan - marital dissolution, temporary injunction, asset freeze
Affenita v. Storfer - default judgment, waiver, personal jurisdiction
Sibrun v. State - on remand; sentencing
Korets v. State - postconviction relief

Fifth District Court of Appeal - Daytona Beach

Fingers v. Fingers - domestic violence injunction, substantial evidence
Bowen v. State - ineffective assistance, trial
Bush v. State - Anders appeal, clerical error

Sixth District Court of Appeal - Lakeland

No decisions this week

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