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    Oral Argument Schedule & Briefs

    January 30, 2008

    The following summaries are drawn from briefs and lower court judgments. They are meant to provide a general idea of facts and issues presented in cases, and should not be considered official court documents. Facts and issues presented in these summaries should be checked for accuracy against records and briefs, available from the Court, which provide more specific information.

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    Florida Supreme Court Oral Arguments

    Wednesday, January 30, 2008

    Arrive early. Times & order of appearance are tentative and subject to change with no notice. Cases may be postponed due to exigent circumstances.



    Facts & Issues

    Place of Origin

    Florida House of Representatives v. Charlie Crist


    View briefs in Acrobat format by clicking the case number(s) here 


    In 2007 Governor Crist entered into a gaming compact with the Seminole Indian tribe of Florida. The House of Representatives filed a petition directly in the Supreme Court arguing that the compact cannot have legal authority unless approved by the Legislature.

    Statewide impact