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Florida Appeals Court Decisions: Week of November 20-22, 2023

U.S. Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals

No decisions yet this week

Florida Supreme Court - Tallahassee

In re Fla R Crim Pro - amended rules

First District Court of Appeal - Tallahassee

Patterson v. State - Anders affirmance
Baynard v. State - Anders affirmance
Stallworth v. State - duress jury instruction
Homeowners Choice v. Thompson - certiorari, insurance, discovery, underwriting file
Richards v. Gjerde - mandamus, mootness
McCullough v. State - mandamus, mootness

Second District Court of Appeal - St. Petersburg

No decisions yet this week

Third District Court of Appeal - Miami

Ford v. Est of Beatrice E Ford - res judicata, probate claim, waiver
Offs at Grand Bay Plaza v. Grove at Grand Bay - injunction, bond
Blackwell v. State - juror unanimity, alternative acts
Manny Seafood v. City of Mia - standing, contract
Alonso v. Reemp Assistance - untimeliness of appeal
Esty v. Reyes - habeas corpus, completion of sentence

Fourth District Court of Appeal - West Palm Beach

Serrao v. Mantis – FLSA, costs, liquidated damages, attorney’s fees
Ebsary v. Servinksy – punitive damages, proffer, gross negligence
Teets v. State – postconviction relief

Fifth District Court of Appeal - Daytona Beach

Hospital Specialists v. Deen - med mal, punitive damages
Bowen v. State - jail credit, correction  

Sixth District Court of Appeal - Lakeland

Summerson v. State - sentencing, probation costs
Fleurima v. State -  fundamental error, preservation

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