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    Petitions and Briefs

    Case Numbers SC03-1 through SC03-200

    Last updated 05/30/2007

    Briefs on the Merits are provided here in Adobe Acrobat format (PDF) in numberical order. The below index lists briefs according to case number and type. To view a brief, click on the case number.


    SC03-7 Wallis vs. State of Florida - Jurisdictional Answer Brief - filed 02/19/03


    SC03-8 Sibley vs. Sibley - Jurisdictional Initial Brief - filed 01/21/03
    SC03-8 Sibley vs. Sibley - Jurisdictional Answer Brief - filed 02/05/03


    SC03-14 Robinson vs. State of Florida - Jurisdictional Answer Brief - filed 02/21/03

     
    SC03-15 Niebla vs. State of Florida - Jurisdictional Initial Brief - filed 01/09/03
    SC03-15 Niebla vs. State of Florida - Jurisdictional Answer Brief - filed 02/14/03


    SC03-16 Luton vs. State of Florida - Jurisdictional Initial Brief - filed 03/26/03
    SC03-16 Luton vs. State of Florida - Jurisdictional Answer Brief - filed 01/13/03


    SC03-17 Ponticelli vs. State of Florida - Initial Brief - filed 10/16/03
    SC03-17 Ponticelli vs. State of Florida - Suppl Initial Brief - filed 07/01/05
    SC03-17 Ponticelli vs. State of Florida - Suppl Answer Brief - filed 10/05/05
    SC03-17 Ponticelli vs. State of Florida - Reply Brief - filed 02/09/06


    SC03-22 Jupiter vs. State of Florida - Jurisdictional Initial Brief - filed 01/16/03
    SC03-22 Jupiter vs. State of Florida - Jurisdictional Answer Brief - filed 02/05/03


    SC03-23 Crist, etc., et al. vs. Brown, et al. - Jurisdictional Initial Brief - filed 01/13/03
    SC03-23 Crist, etc., et al. vs. Brown, et al. - Jurisdictional Answer Brief - filed 10/09/03 


    SC03-24 Kopel, et al. vs. Kopel - Jurisdictional Answer Brief - filed 02/17/03


    SC03-25 Mass, etc. vs. Bank of America, etc., et al. - Jurisdictional Initial Brief
                    - filed 01/17/03
    SC03-25 Mass, etc. vs. Bank of America, etc., et al. - Jurisdictional Answer Brief
                    - filed 05/08/03 


    SC03-26 CSX Transportation vs. McNeil - Jurisdictional Initial Brief - filed 01/14/03
    SC03-26 CSX Transportation vs. McNeil - Jurisdictional Answer Brief - filed 02/03/03


    SC03-28 Power vs. Crosby - Petition - filed 01/08/03
    SC03-28 Power vs. Crosby - Response - filed 04/10/03
    SC03-28 Power vs. Crosby - Reply - filed 06/11/03


    SC03-33 D'Angelo vs. Fitzmaurice - Initial Brief - filed 02/11/03
    SC03-33 D'Angelo vs. Fitzmaurice - Amicus Brief (FDLA) - filed 02/18/03
    SC03-33 D'Angelo vs. Fitzmaurice - Answer Brief - filed 03/10/03
    SC03-33 D'Angelo vs. Fitzmaurice - Reply Brief - filed 04/3/03


    SC03-35 Floyd vs. State of Florida - Initial Brief - filed 06/01/04
    SC03-35 Floyd vs. State of Florida - Answer Brief - filed 09/01/04
    SC03-35 Floyd vs. State of Florida - Reply Brief - filed 10/18/04


    SC03-36 Russ vs. State of Florida - Jurisdictional Answer Brief - filed 02/03/03


    SC03-37 Jones vs. State of Florida - Initial Brief - filed 04/03/03
    SC03-37 Jones vs. State of Florida - Answer Brief - filed 05/06/03
    SC03-37 Jones vs. State of Florida - Reply Brief - filed 06/18/2003
    SC03-37 Jones vs. State of Florida - Supplemental Initial Amd Brief - filed 09/15/06
    SC03-37 Jones vs. State of Florida - Supplemental Answer Brief - filed 09/22/06
    SC03-37 Jones vs. State of Florida - Supplemental Reply Brief - filed 01/22/07


    SC03-42 Rendon vs. Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles -
                    Jurisdictional Initial Brief - filed 01/21/03
    SC03-42 Rendon vs. Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles -
                    Jurisdictional Answer Brief - filed 02/11/03 


    SC03-44 Saint-Fleur vs. State of Florida - Jurisdictional Initial Brief - filed 05/02/05
    SC03-44 Saint-Fleur vs. State of Florida - Jurisdictional Answer Brief - filed 05/25/05


    SC03-52 Friedenstab vs. Gold, Vann & White, P.A. - Jurisdictional Initial Brief
                    - filed 01/21/03
    SC03-52 Friedenstab vs. Gold, Vann & White, P.A. - Jurisdictional Answer Brief
                    - filed 02/21/03


    SC03-54 Davis vs. State of Florida - Jurisdictional Initial Brief - filed 01/22/03
    SC03-54 Davis vs. State of Florida - Jurisdictional Answer Brief - filed 02/21/03


    SC03-55 Williams vs. Horne, etc. - Jurisdictional Initial Brief - filed 02/14/03
    SC03-55 Williams vs. Horne, etc. - Jurisdictional Answer Brief - filed 03/07/03


    SC03-58 Tompkins vs. First Union National Bank - Jurisdictional Initial Brief
                    - filed 01/27/03
    SC03-58 Tompkins vs. First Union National Bank - Jurisidctional Answer Brief
                    - filed 02/14/03
    SC03-58 Tompkins vs. First Union National Bank - Initial Brief - filed 07/01/04
    SC03-58 Tompkins vs. First Union National Bank - Answer Brief - filed 09/08/04
    SC03-58 Tompkins vs. First Union National Bank - Reply Brief - filed 10/13/04


    SC03-59 Cowan Liebowitz & Latman, P.C., et al. vs. Kaplan, etc. - Jurisdictional Initial Brief
                    - filed 01/17/03
    SC03-59 Cowan Liebowitz & Latman, P.C., et al. vs. Kaplan, etc. - Jurisdictional Answer Brief
                    - filed 02/12/03
    SC03-59 Cowan Liebowitz & Latman, P.C., et al. vs. Kaplan, etc. - Initial Brief
                    (Cowan LIebowitz & Latman) - filed 06/17/03
    SC03-59 Cowan Liebowitz & Latman, P.C., et al. vs. Kaplan, etc. - Initial Brief
                    (Stephen Rosenberg) - filed 06/25/03
    SC03-59 Cowan Liebowitz & Latman, P.C., et al. vs. Kaplan, etc. - Amicus Brief (FDLA)
                    - filed 06/26/03
    SC03-59 Cowan Liebowitz & Latman, P.C., et al. vs. Kaplan, etc. - Answer Brief
                    - filed 08/04/03 
    SC03-59 Cowan Liebowitz & Latman, P.C., et al. vs. Kaplan, etc. - Amicus Brief
                    (Business Section of The Florida Bar) - filed 08/06/03
    SC03-59 Cowan Liebowitz & Latman, P.C., et al. vs. Kaplan, etc. - Reply Brief
                    - filed 09/0903 


    SC03-64 Florida Department of Transportation vs. Florida Keys Electric Cooperative Association
                    - Jurisdictional Initial Brief - filed 01/21/03
    SC03-64 Florida Department of Transportation vs. Florida Keys Electric Cooperative Association
                    - Jurisdictional Answer Brief - filed 03/03/03 


    SC03-66 CPV Gulfcoast, Ltd. vs. Jaber, etc., et al. - Initial Brief - filed 04/09/03
    SC03-66 CPV Gulfcoast, Ltd. vs. Jaber, etc., et al. - Answer Brief (PSC) - filed 05/14/03
    SC03-66 CPV Gulfcoast, Ltd. vs. Jaber, etc., et al. - Answer Brief (FPL) - filed 05/15/03
    SC03-66 CPV Gulfcoast, Ltd. vs. Jaber, etc., et al. - Reply Brief - filed 06/03/03


    SC03-67 Gevas, et al. vs. Fernandez - Jurisdictional Initial Brief - filed 01/31/03
    SC03-67 Gevas, et al. vs. Fernandez - Jurisdictional Answer Brief - filed 01/31/03


    SC03-70 Hawkins vs. Gardner, et al. - Jurisdictional Answer Brief - filed 02/20/03


    SC03-71 Hawkins vs. Lawrence, et al. - Jurisdictional Answer Brief - filed 02/20/03


    SC03-73 Everett vs. State of Florida - Initial Brief - filed 08/26/03
    SC03-73 Everett vs. State of Florida - Answer Brief - filed 11/13/03
    SC03-73 Everett vs. State of Florida - Reply Brief - filed 01/08/04


    SC03-79 Beatrice vs. State of Florida - Jurisdictional Initial Brief - filed 02/17/03
    SC03-79 Beatrice vs. State of Florida - Jurisdictional Answer Brief - filed 03/06/03


    SC03-80 Davis vs. State of Florida - Jurisdictional Answer Brief - filed 03/14/03


    SC03-84 The Florida Bar vs. Elizabeth Aileen Broome - Initial Brief - filed 10/26/05
    SC03-84 The Florida Bar vs. Elizabeth Aileen Broome - Answer Brief - filed 11/18/05
    SC03-84 The Florida Bar vs. Elizabeth Aileen Broome - Reply Brief - filed 12/09/05


    SC03-87 Ives, Jr., etc. vs. Beverly Enterprises-Florida, Inc. - Jurisdictional Initial Brief
                    - filed 02/14/03
    SC03-87 Ives, Jr., etc. vs. Beverly Enterprises - Florida, Inc. - Jurisdictional Answer Brief
                    - filed 02/20/03


    SC03-88 Cafe Erotica/We Dare to Bare/Adult Toys/Great Food/Exit 94, Inc. vs. Florida
                    Department of Transportation - Jurisdictional Initial Brief - filed 01/27/03
    SC03-88 Cafe Erotica/We Dare to Bare/Adult Toys/Great Food/Exit 94, Inc. vs. Florida
                    Department of Transportation - Jurisdictional Answer Brief - filed 02/03/03


    SC03-95 Cave vs. State of Florida - Initial Brief - filed 08/11/03
    SC03-95 Cave vs. State of Florida - Answer Brief - filed 02/02/04
    SC03-95 Cave vs. State of Florida - Amd Reply Brief - filed 05/13/04


    SC03-97 Fitzmaurice, et al. vs. D'Angelo, M.D., et al. - Initial Brief - filed 02/19/03
    SC03-97 Fitzmaurice, et al. vs. D'Angelo, M.D., et al. - Amended Answer Brief
                    - filed 03/18/03
    SC03-97 Fitzmaurice, et al. vs. D'Angelo, M.D., et al. - Reply Brief - filed 04/14/03


    SC03-99 Edgewater Beach Owners Association vs. Walton County, Florida, et al.
                    - Jurisdictional Initial Brief - filed 01/28/03
    SC03-99 Edgewater Beach Owners Association vs. Walton County, Florida, et al.
                    - Jurisdictional Answer Brief (Grand Dunes) - filed 02/20/03


    SC03-100 Crist, etc. vs. Edgewater Beach Owners Association, Inc., et al.
                        - Jurisdictional Initial Brief - filed 01/28/03
    SC03-100 Crist, etc. vs. Edgewater Beach Owners Association, Inc., et al.
                        - Jurisdictional Answer Brief (Grand Dunes) - filed 02/20/03


    SC03-103 Howell vs. State of Florida - Initial Brief - filed 06/02/03
    SC03-103 Howell vs. State of Florida - Answer Brief - filed 07/14/03


    SC03-113 Opincs vs. State of Florida - Jurisdictional Initial Brief - filed 01/27/03
    SC03-113 Opincs vs. State of Florida - Jurisdictional Answer Brief - filed 02/21/03


    SC03-127 Caruso, etc. vs. Baumle - Amended Initial Brief - filed 04/25/03
    SC03-127 Caruso, etc. vs. Baumle - Amicus Brief (FDLA) - filed 05/22/03
    SC03-127 Caruso, etc. vs. Baumle - Answer Brief - filed 05/29/03 
    SC03-127 Caruso, etc. vs. Baumle - Reply Brief - filed 07/21/03 


    SC03-128 Detzner, etc. vs. Brown, et al. - Jurisdictional Initial Brief - filed 10/10/03
    SC03-128 Detzner, etc. vs. Brown, et al. - Jurisdictional Answer Brief - filed 10/29/03


    SC03-129 Robinson vs. State of Florida - Jurisdictional Answer Brief - filed 03/14/03


    SC03-131 A.M. Best Roofing, Inc. vs. Kayfetz - Jurisdictional Initial Brief - filed 02/05/03
    SC03-131 A.M. Best Roofing, Inc. vs. Kayfetz - Jurisdictional Answer Brief - filed 02/19/03


    SC03-134 Reeves, etc. vs. Fleetwood Homes of Florida, Inc., et al. - Initial Brief
                    - filed 03/17/03
    SC03-134 Reeves, etc. vs. Fleetwood Homes of Florida, Inc., et al. - Answer Brief
                    - filed 04/30/03
    SC03-134 Reeves, etc. vs. Fleetwood Homes of Florida, Inc., et al.
                    - Amicus Brief (AFTL) - filed 03/21/03
    SC03-134 Reeves, etc. vs. Fleetwood Homes of Florida, Inc., et al. - Reply Brief
                    - filed 04/30/03


    SC03-137 Crosby, Jr. vs. Bolden - Initial Brief - filed 03/03/03
    SC03-137 Crosby, Jr. vs. Bolden - Amicus Brief (Florida Parole Commission)
                    - filed 03/03/03
    SC03-137 Crosby, Jr. vs. Bolden - Answer Brief - filed 05/27/03
    SC03-137 Crosby, Jr. vs. Bolden - Reply Brief - filed 06/16/03


    SC03-139 Williams vs. State of Florida - Jurisdictional Initial Brief - filed 01/30/03
    SC03-139 Williams vs. State of Florida - Jurisdictional Answer Brief - filed 02/10/03
    SC03-139 Williams vs. State of Florida - Initial Brief - filed 06/06/03
    SC03-139 Williams vs. State of Florida - Amended Answer Brief - filed 07/10/03
    SC03-139 Williams vs. State of Florida - Reply Brief - filed 07/10/03 


    SC03-141 Miranda vs. State of Florida - Jurisdictional Initial Brief - filed 02/03/03
    SC03-141 Miranda vs. State of Florida - Jurisdictional Answer Brief - filed 02/14/03


    SC03-143 Milson vs. State of Florida - Jurisdictional Answer Brief - filed 02/14/03


    SC03-144 Adams vs. Narkiewicz - Jurisdictional Initial Brief - filed 02/25/03


    SC03-145 Duncan vs. Crosby - Petition - filed 01/27/03
    SC03-145 Duncan vs. Crosby - Response - filed 04/28/03
    SC03-145 Duncan vs. Crosby - Reply - filed 06/25/03


    SC03-149 The Florida Bar vs. Tipler - Initial Brief - filed 02/07/07
    SC03-149 The Florida Bar vs. Tipler - Answer Brief - filed 03/30/07
    SC03-149 The Florida Bar vs. Tipler - Reply Brief - filed 05/24/07


    SC03-151 The Florida Bar vs. Feige - Initial Brief - filed 12/02/04
    SC03-151 The Florida Bar vs. Feige - Cross Initial Brief - filed 01/12/05
    SC03-151 The Florida Bar vs. Feige - Cross Answer Brief - filed 02/11/05
    SC03-151 The Florida Bar vs. Feige - Cross Reply Brief - filed 03/22/05


    SC03-153 The Florida Bar vs. Cohen - Initial Brief - filed 01/05/04
    SC03-153 The Florida Bar vs. Cohen - Answer Brief - filed 01/26/04 


    SC03-157 Brown vs. State of Florida - Jurisdictional Answer Brief - filed 02/26/03


    SC03-158 Rydell, et al. vs. Rutter, Jr., et al. - Jurisdictional Initial Brief
                    - filed 02/03/03
    SC03-158 Rydell, et al. vs. Rutter, Jr., et al. - Jurisdictional Answer Brief
                    - filed 02/19/03


    SC03-164 Ring Power Corporation vs. Wright - Jurisdictional Initial Brief
                    - filed 02/06/03
    SC03-164 Ring Power Corporation vs. Wright - Jurisdictional Answer Brief
                    - filed 02/26/03


    SC03-165 Sweitzer vs. Thomas - Jurisdictional Answer Brief - filed 02/25/03
    SC03-165 Sweitzer vs. Thomas - Initial Brief - filed 11/24/03
    SC03-165 Sweitzer vs. Thomas - Answer Brief - filed 12/12/03
    SC03-165 Sweitzer vs. Thomas - Reply Brief - filed 02/12/04


    SC03-166 Hale vs. State of Florida - Jurisdictional Initial Brief - filed 01/30/03
    SC03-166 Hale vs. State of Florida - Jurisdictional Answer Brief - filed 02/21/03
    SC03-166 Hale vs. State of Florida - Initial Brief - filed 01/23/04
    SC03-166 Hale vs. State of Florida - Answer Brief - filed 02/11/04
    SC03-166 Hale vs. State of Florida - Reply Brief - filed 03/02/04


    SC03-168 Stoletz vs. State of Florida - Initial Brief - filed 02/27/03
    SC03-168 Stoletz vs. State of Florida - Answer Brief - filed 03/28/03


    SC03-171 State of Florida vs. Rosa - Jurisdictional Initial Brief - filed 02/04/03


    SC03-172 Moore vs. State of Florida - Jurisdictional Answer Brief - filed 03/20/03


    SC03-174 Skrandel vs. State of Florida - Jurisdictional Initial Brief - filed 02/11/03
    SC03-174 Skrandel vs. State of Florida - Jurisdictional Answer Brief - filed 03/13/03


    SC03-179 State of Florida vs. Mosley - Initial Brief - filed 06/27/03
    SC03-179 State of Florida vs. Mosley - Answer Brief - filed 07/15/03
    SC03-179 State of Florida vs. Mosley - Reply Brief - filed 08/04/03


    SC03-184 The Florida Board of Bar Examiners Re: Arthur Michael Garel - Initial Brief
                    - filed 03/14/03
    SC03-184 The Florida Board of Bar Examiners Re: Arthur Michael Garel - Answer Brief
                    - filed 04/28/03
    SC03-184 The Florida Board of Bar Examiners Re: Arthur Michael Garel - Reply Brief
                    - filed 05/20/03


    SC03-186 Davis v. Crosby, et al. - Petition - filed 02/04/03
    SC03-186 Davis v. Crosby, et al. - Response - filed 05/12/03
    SC03-186 Davis v. Crosby, et al. - Reply  - filed 06/27/03


    SC03-198 Harrell, et al. vs. Florida Construction Specialists, et al. - Jurisdictional Initial Brief
                    - filed 02/21/03
    SC03-198 Harrell, et al. vs. Florida Construction Specialists, et al. - Jurisdictional
                     Answer Brief (Florida Construction Specialists) - filed 03/14/03
    SC03-198 Harrell, et al. vs. Florida Construction Specialists, et al. - Jurisdictional Answer Brief
                    (City of Miami) - filed 03/17/03

     
    SC03-199 Lee vs. State of Florida - Jurisdictional Answer Brief - filed 06/19/03