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    Petitions and Briefs

    Case Numbers SC04-1801 through SC04-2000

    Last updated 01/08/2007

    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.

     
    SC04-1801 Pagan vs. Sarasota County Public Hospital Board
                        - Jurisdictional Initial Brief - filed 09/17/04
    SC04-1801 Pagan vs. Sarasota County Public Hospital Board
                        - Jurisdictional Amended Answer Brief - filed 10/29/04


    SC04-1808 Higgs vs. Islamorada, Village of Islands - Jurisdictional Initial Brief
                        - filed 10/19/04
    SC04-1808 Higgs vs. Islamorada, Village of Islands - Jurisdictional Answer Brief
                        - filed 10/27/04 


    SC04-1810 State of Florida vs. James - Jurisdictional Initial Brief - filed 09/20/04


    SC04-1812 Aldrete, M.D. vs. Florida Department of Health, Board of Medicine
                        - Jurisdictional Initial Brief - filed 09/30/04
    SC04-1812 Aldrete, M.D. vs. Florida Department of Health, Board of Medicine
                        - Jurisdictional Answer Brief - filed 10/25/04 


    SC04-1813 State of Florida vs. Beckham - Jurisdictional Initial Brief - filed 09/22/04
    SC04-1813 State of Florida vs. Beckham - Jurisdictional Answer Brief
                        - filed 10/20/04


    SC04-1814 Lott v. State of Florida - Initial Brief - filed 04/18/05
    SC04-1814 Lott v. State of Florida - Amended Answer Brief - filed 12/22/05


    SC04-1815 Palmas Y Bambu, S.A. vs. E.I. DuPont de Nemours & Co., Inc.
                        - Jurisdictional Initial Brief - filed 09/29/04
    SC04-1815 Palmas Y Bambu, S.A. vs. E.I. DuPont de Nemours & Co., Inc.
                        - Jurisdictional Answer Brief - filed 10/25/04 


    SC04-1822 Savage vs. State of Florida - Jurisdictional Initial Brief - filed 10/22/04
    SC04-1822 Savage vs. State of Florida - Jurisdictional Answer Brief - filed 11/15/04


    SC04-1823 Blanton vs. State of Florida - Jurisdictional Initial Brief - filed 09/23/04
    SC04-1823 Blanton vs. State of Florida - Jurisdictional Answer Brief - filed 10/21/04
    SC04-1823 Blanton vs. State of Florida - Initial Brief - filed 11/04/05
    SC04-1823 Blanton vs. State of Florida - Amicus Brief (Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers) - filed 11/07/05
    SC04-1823 Blanton vs. State of Florida - Answer Brief - filed 12/28/05
    SC04-1823 Blanton vs. State of Florida - Reply Brief - filed 01/13/06


    SC04-1824 Scanes vs. State of Florida - Jurisdictional Answer Brief - filed 10/28/04


    SC04-1825 McKenzie Check Advance vs. Betts - Initial Brief - filed 11/17/04
    SC04-1825 McKenzie Check Advance vs. Betts - Amicus Brief (Financial Service Centers of Florida) - filed 01/05/05
    SC04-1825 McKenzie Check Advance vs. Betts - Amicus Brief (Community Financial Services Association of America) - filed 01/05/05
    SC04-1825 McKenzie Check Advance vs. Betts - Answer Brief - filed 01/14/05
    SC04-1825 McKenzie Check Advance vs. Betts - Amicus Brief (AARP) - filed 01/20/05
    SC04-1825 McKenzie Check Advance vs. Betts, etc. - Amended Reply Brief - filed 05/09/05


    SC04-1828 Dadeland Depot, Inc., et al. vs. St. Paul Fire and Marine Insurance Co., et al. - Initial Brief - filed 11/15/04
    SC04-1828 Dadeland Depot, Inc., et al. vs. St. Paul Fire and Marine Insurance Co., et al. - Amicus Brief (AFTL) - filed 01/28/05
    SC04-1828 Dadeland Depot, Inc., et al. vs. St. Paul Fire and Marine Insurance Co., et al. - Answer Brief - filed 02/18/05
    SC04-1828 Dadeland Depot, Inc., et al. vs. St. Paul Fire and Marine Insurance Co., et al. - Amicus Brief (Florida A.G.C. Council, Inc., et al.) - filed 02/21/05
    SC04-1828 Dadeland Depot, Inc., et al. vs. St. Paul Fire and Marine Insurance Co., et al. - Amicus Brief (Surety Association of America) - filed 02/21/05
    SC04-1828 Dadeland Depot, Inc., et al. vs. St. Paul Fire and Marine Insurance Co., et al. - Reply Brief - filed 04/05/05


    SC04-1830 Oviedo vs. State of Florida - Jurisdictional Initial Brief - filed 09/23/04
    SC04-1830 Oviedo vs. State of Florida - Jurisdictional Answer Brief - filed 10/14/04


    SC04-1831 Williams vs. State of Florida - Jurisdictional Initial Brief - filed 10/6/04


    SC04-1832 Bridges vs. State of Florida - Jurisdictional Answer Brief - filed 09/22/04
    SC04-1832 Bridges vs. State of Florida - Amended Jurisdictional Initial Brief
                        - filed 09/27/04 


    SC04-1835 Hodges vs. State of Florida - Jurisdictional Answer Brief - filed 10/18/04


    SC04-1836 Florida Department of Revenue vs. Swago T-Shirts, Inc. - Jurisdictional
                        Initial Brief - filed 09/15/04
    SC04-1836 Florida Department of Revenue vs. Swago T-Shirts, Inc. - Jurisdictional
                        Answer Brief - filed 10/18/04 


    SC04-1844 Wexler vs. Lepore, etc., et al. - Jurisdictional Initial Brief - filed 10/08/04
    SC04-1844 Wexler vs. Lepore, etc., et al. - Jurisdictional Answer Brief - filed 11/01/04


    SC04-1854 Kelly vs. State of Florida - Jurisdictional Initial Brief - filed 09/27/04


    SC04-1855 May vs. Patrissy, et al. - Jurisdictional Initial Brief - filed 10/05/04
    SC04-1855 May vs. Patrissy, et al. - Jurisdictional Answer Brief - filed 01/06/05


    SC04-1857 Taylor vs. Public Employees Relations Commission, et al. - Jurisdictional Initial Brief - filed 10/12/04
    SC04-1857 Taylor vs. Public Employees Relations Commission, et al. - Jurisdictional Answer Brief - filed 12/20/04


    SC04-1858 Zold vs. Zold - Jurisdictional Initial Brief - filed 09/24/04
    SC04-1858 Zold vs. Zold - Jurisdictional Answer Brief - filed 10/06/04
    SC04-1858 Zold vs. Zold - Initial Brief - filed 12/6/04
    SC04-1858 Zold vs. Zold - Answer Brief - filed 01/12/05
    SC04-1858 Zold vs. Zold - Reply Brief - filed 02/21/05


    SC04-1859 Gonzalez vs. State of Florida - Jurisdictional Answer Brief
                        - filed 09/21/04


    SC04-1861 Arvin vs. Cohen - Jurisdictional Initial Brief - filed 10/01/04
    SC04-1861 Arvin vs. Cohen - Jurisdictional Answer Brief - filed 10/22/04


    SC04-1876 McKeithan vs. HCA Health Services of Florida, Inc. - Jurisdictional Initial Brief - filed 10/07/04
    SC04-1876 McKeithan vs. HCA Health Services of Florida, Inc. - Jurisdictional Answer Brief - filed 10/22/04 
    SC04-1876 McKeithan vs. HCA Health Services of Florida, Inc. - Initial Brief - filed 04/12/05


    SC04-1877 Felsen vs. Florida Power and Light - Jurisdictional Initial Brief
                        - filed 10/08/04
    SC04-1877 Felsen vs. Florida Power and Light - Jurisdictional Answer Brief
                        - filed 10/18/04 


    SC04-1879 Sims vs. State of Florida -Amended Initial Brief - filed 09/01/05
    SC04-1879 Sims vs. State of Florida - Answer Brief - filed 10/05/05
    SC04-1879 Sims vs. State of Florida - Amended Reply Brief - filed 12/21/05
    SC04-1879 Sims vs. State of Florida - Initial Brief - filed 11/30/06
    SC04-1879 Sims vs. State of Florida - Supplemental Answer Brief - filed 12/21/06
    SC04-1879 Sims vs. State of Florida - Supplemental Reply Brief - filed 01/03/07


    SC04-1881 Mendoza vs. State of Florida - Initial Brief - filed 11/28/05
    SC04-1881 Mendoza vs. State of Florida - Answer Brief - filed 03/14/06
    SC04-1881 Mendoza vs. State of Florida - Reply Brief - filed 05/08/06


    SC04-1882 Clines vs. State of Florida - Initial Brief - filed 10/12/04
    SC04-1882 Clines vs. State of Florida - Reply Brief - filed 11/17/04


    SC04-1890 State of Florida vs. Velazquez - Jurisdictional Initial Brief - filed 10/05/04
    SC04-1890 State of Florida vs. Velazquez - Jurisdictional Answer Brief - filed 10/20/04


    SC04-1892 Lovett vs. Forman - Jurisdictional Initial Brief - filed 10/14/04
    SC04-1892 Lovett vs. Forman - Jurisdictional Answer Brief - filed 11/4/04


    SC04-1902 Merck v. State of Florida - Initial Brief - filed 04/10/06
    SC04-1902 Merck v. State of Florida - Answer Brief - filed 07/14/06


    SC04-1913 Wilson vs. State of Florida - Jurisdictional Initial Brief - filed 09/30/04
    SC04-1913 Wilson vs. State of Florida - Jurisdictional Answer Brief - filed 10/22/04 


    SC04-1918 The Florida Bar vs. Stein - Initial Brief - filed 04/25/05
    SC04-1918 The Florida Bar vs. Stein - Answer Brief - filed 06/03/05
    SC04-1918 The Florida Bar vs. Stein - Reply Brief - filed 06/13/05


    SC04-1921 AFL-CIO, et al. v. Hood, et al. - Initial Brief (AFL-CIO, et al.) -
                        filed 10/08/04
    SC04-1921 AFL-CIO, et al. v. Hood, et al. - Answer Brief (Glenda Hood) -
                        filed 10/08/04
    SC04-1921 AFL-CIO, et al. v. Hood, et al. - Answer Brief (Intervenor Bill Cowles) -
                        filed 10/08/04
    SC04-1921 AFL-CIO, et al. v. Hood, et al. - Answer Brief (Intervenor Cecilia Rush) -
                        filed 10/08/04
    SC04-1921 AFL-CIO, et al. v. Hood, et al. - Answer Brief (Intervenor Jane Sauls) -
                        filed 10/08/04


    SC04-1929 Willis vs. Gami Golden Glades, LLC - Amicus Brief (Academy of Florida Trial Lawyers) - filed 11/10/04
    SC04-1929 Willis, et al. vs. Gami Golden Glades, LLC, etc., et al. - Initial Brief - filed 11/16/04
    SC04-1929 Willis, et al. vs. Gami Golden Glades, LLC, etc., et al. - Answer Brief - filed 12/7/04
    SC04-1929 Willis, et al. vs. Gami Golden Glades, LLC, etc., et al. - Answer Brief (Gami Golden Glades) - filed 01/18/05
    SC04-1929 Willis, et al. vs. Gami Golden Glades, LLC, etc., et al. - Reply Brief - filed 03/03/05


    SC04-1934 State of Florida vs. Sigler - Initial Brief - filed 10/20/04
    SC04-1934 State of Florida vs. Sigler - Cross Initial Brief - filed 11/17/04
    SC04-1934 State of Florida vs. Sigler - Cross Answer Brief - filed 01/14/05
    SC04-1934 State of Florida vs. Sigler - Cross Reply Brief - filed 02/07/05


    SC04-1939 Ross vs. State of Florida - Jurisdictional Answer Brief - filed 11/02/04


    SC04-1944 Velez vs. Miami-Dade County Police Department - Initial Brief - filed 11/15/04
    SC04-1944 Velez vs. Miami-Dade County Police Department - Answer Brief - filed 12/22/04
    SC04-1944 Velez vs. Miami-Dade County Police Department - Reply Brief - filed 01/03/05


    SC04-1949 Reed vs. State of Florida - Jurisdictional Answer Brief - filed 12/01/04


    SC04-1951 Pruitt vs. State of Florida - Jurisdictional Initial Brief - filed 10/13/04
    SC04-1951 Pruitt vs. State of Florida - Jurisdictional Answer Brief - filed 10/29/04


    SC04-1954 Sutton vs. State of Florida - Jurisdictional Initial Brief - filed 10/12/04
    SC04-1954 Sutton vs. State of Florida - Jurisdictional Answer Brief - filed 10/21/04
    SC04-1954 Sutton vs. State of Florida - Initial Brief - filed 02/15/05
    SC04-1954 Sutton vs. State of Florida - Answer Brief - filed 04/01/05
    SC04-1954 Sutton vs. State of Florida - Reply Brief - filed 04/13/05


    SC04-1955 Smith vs. State of Florida - Jurisdictional Initial Brief - filed 10/12/04
    SC04-1955 Smith vs. State of Florida - Jurisdictional Answer Brief - filed 10/21/04
    SC04-1955 Smith vs. State of Florida - Initial Brief - filed 02/15/05  
    SC04-1955 Smith vs. State of Florida - Answer Brief - filed 04/01/05
    SC04-1955 Smith vs. State of Florida - Reply Brief - filed 04/13/05


    SC04-1956 Beikirich vs. State of Florida - Jurisdictional Initial Brief - filed 10/12/04
    SC04-1956 Beikirich vs. State of Florida - Jurisdictional Answer Brief - filed 10/21/04
    SC04-1956 Beikirich vs. State of Florida - Initial Brief - filed 02/15/05
    SC04-1956 Beikirich vs. State of Florida - Answer Brief - filed 04/01/05  
    SC04-1956 Beikirich vs. State of Florida - Reply Brief - filed 04/13/05


    SC04-1957 Singleton vs. State of Florida - Jurisdictional Initial Brief - filed 10/12/04
    SC04-1957 Singleton vs. State of Florida - Jurisdictional Answer Brief - filed 10/21/04
    SC04-1957 Singleton vs. State of Florida - Initial Brief - filed 02/15/05
    SC04-1957 Singleton vs. State of Florida - Answer Brief - filed 04/01/05
    SC04-1957 Singleton vs. State of Florida - Reply Brief - filed 04/13/05


    SC04-1958 Rhoades vs. State of Florida - Jurisdictional Initial Brief - filed 10/12/04
    SC04-1958 Rhoades vs. State of Florida - Jurisdictional Answer Brief - filed 10/21/04
    SC04-1958 Rhoades vs. State of Florida - Initial Brief - filed 02/15/05
    SC04-1958 Rhoades vs. State of Florida - Answer Brief - filed 04/01/05
    SC04-1958 Rhoades vs. State of Florida - Reply Brief - filed 04/13/05


    SC04-1959 Demarco vs. State of Florida - Jurisdictional Initial Brief - filed 10/12/04
    SC04-1959 Demarco vs. State of Florida - Jurisdictional Answer Brief - filed 10/21/04
    SC04-1959 Demarco vs. State of Florida - Initial Brief - filed 02/15/05
    SC04-1959 Demarco vs. State of Florida - Answer Brief - filed 04/01/05
    SC04-1959 Demarco vs. State of Florida - Reply Brief - filed 04/13/05


    SC04-1972 Johnson vs. State of Florida - Initial Brief - filed 09/01/05
    SC04-1972 Johnson vs. State of Florida - Answer Brief - filed 03/08/06
    SC04-1972 Johnson vs. State of Florida - Reply Brief - filed 05/12/06


    SC04-1977 Owners Insurance Company vs. The Hartford Fire Insurance Company
                        - Jurisdictional Initial Brief - filed 10/15/04
    SC04-1977 Owners Insurance Company vs. The Hartford Fire Insurance Company - Jurisdictional Answer Brief - filed 11/18/04