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Florida Appeals Court Decisions: Week of September 25-29, 2023

U.S. Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals

USA v. Robinson - injunctions, breadth, contempt
Edger v. McCabe - § 1983, probably cause, qualified immunity
Ronnie v. Dep’t of Labor - SOX, reasonable belief

Florida Supreme Court - Tallahassee

Floridians Against Increased Rates v. Clark - PSC review, electric rates
In re Fla R GP&JA - amended rules

First District Court of Appeal - Tallahassee

Green v. Steven G Frisco PA - mandamus, trial transcripts
Inlet Bch Cap v. Enclave at Inlet Bch - malicious prosecution
Sweeney v. Islandview Bch HA - appellate jurisdiction, premature appeal
Mantecon v. State - opinion, opening the door, aggravated assault, six-person jury
Howard v. Howard - certiorari application
Lee v. State - postconviction relief

Second District Court of Appeal - St. Petersburg

Harris v. State - postconviction relief
Burek v. Estate of Gage - setoff
Johnston v. State - postconviction relief
KJ v. DCF - attorney sanctions
Rodriguez-Roig v. State - scrivener’s error
Synergy Contracting v. Homeowners Choice - fraud on the court
Greathouse v. State - jury selection, challenges, preservation of error
Cole v. Plantation Palms - Daubert, speculative report, findings

Third District Court of Appeal - Miami

TBC Fla v. Infinity Biscayne - guaranty, release, mitigation of damages
Prime v. Allied Trucking - reconsideration, new evidence
Altamar 1 v. Nolasco - representation by non-lawyer, corporate landlord

Fourth District Court of Appeal - West Palm Beach

Fed Ins Co v. Perlmutter - amendment, punitive damages

Fifth District Court of Appeal - Daytona Beach

Blow v. State - sexual battery, prior encounters, harmless error
Mortgage Asset Mgmt v. Unknown Spouse - foreclosure, evidentiary sufficiency
Key v. State - sentence
JS v. State - habeas corpus

Sixth District Court of Appeal - Lakeland

Regala, MD v. McDonald - Amendment 7, discovery
Scurry v. State - sentencing

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