United States: This Week's Florida Appeals: Week Of June 25 - 29, 2018

Last Updated: July 6 2018
Article by Carlton Fields

U.S. Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals

Wilcox v. Corrections Corp of Am - Title VII harassment

Autauga Quality Cotton v. Crosby - liquidated damages

US v. Noel - hostage taking

Everglades College v. NLRB - NLRA

Cowabunga v. NLRB - NLRA

US v. Suarez - WMD, terrorist organization

US v. Henderson - healthcare fraud

Llorca v. Sheriff - FLSA, FMWA

Felts v. Wells Fargo - FCRA

Nextera Energy v. US - tax refund; nuclear energy

Lewis v. City of Union City - en banc

US v. Morales - search & seizure, felon firearm possession

Weakley v. Eagle Logistics - judicial estoppel, bankruptcy

Florida Supreme Court – Tallahassee

Simmonds v. Perkins - legitimacy presumption

Jimenez v. State - capital case, postconviction relief; Hurst

Dailey v. State - capital case, postconviction relief; Hurst

Doyle v. State - capital case, postconviction relief; Hurst

Owen v. State - capital case, postconviction relief; Hurst

First District Court of Appeal – Tallahassee

Hernandez v. State - double jeopardy

Ash v. Campion - contempt

RREF v. Shamrock Storage - fraudulent transfer

Catledge v. State - sentencing

Chrzuszcz v. Wells Fargo - foreclosure, condition precedent

Pearce v. State - competency

Robinson v. State - competency

Frazier v. State - child hearsay; victim tampering

Cooks v. State - criminal fraud

Brown v. State - competency

Roberson v. State - sentencing

Ansaarie v. First Coast Cardio - injunction, medical practice

Moody v. Moody - child support

Thurston v. State - competency

SG v. State - mirror shard, deadly weapon

Sager v. Holgren - domestic violence injunction

Corcoran v. Geffin - legislative appropriations, matching donations

Koon v. Lafayette State Bank - premature appeal

Barnwell v. Jones - habeas corpus

CJS Solutions v. HCI Group - premature appeal

Markham v. N Fla Evaluation - confession of error, rejected

Connelly v. State - habeas corpus

Beach Club v. AHCA - presumptive stay on appeal, licenses

Second District Court of Appeal – Lakeland

AP v. State - corpus delicti, corroboration rule

Brady v. State - jail credit

Howell v. State - sentencing

Nationstar Mort v. Johnson - foreclosure, standing

Johnson v. State - Faretta inquiry

Kim v. Chang - emotional distress claim

Green Emerald Homes v. Res Credit - rent sequester

Third District Court of Appeal – Miami

Miami-Dade Expressway v. Tropical Trailer - class certification

Myret v. Group LX - fees award, no transcript

Khorran v. Harbor Freight - dangerous condition, knowledge, creation

Castellanos v. Citizens - trial judge commendation

Roberts v. Miami-Dade Cnty - employment, CBA, administrative remedies

Rogers v. State - prohibition, civil commitment

Aglio v. State - habeas corpus

Fourth District Court of Appeal – West Palm Beach

Avelo Mortgage v. Vero Ventures - quiet title; laches

Joseph v. State - forfeiture-by-wrongdoing; hearsay

Abel v. State - voluntariness; cumulative

Santos v. State - confession; curative instruction

Mulvey v. Stephens - tortious interference

Gabriel v. State - closing argument; mere presence

Morales v. State - Stand Your Ground defense

Lovelass v. Hutchinson - accrued vacation; unequal distribution

Lopez v. Yo Roofing - challenge for cause

Trerice v. Trerice - case jurisdiction

State v. TM - flight; unlawful seizure

Owens v. Corrigan - arbitration clause; Bar Rules

Baker v. State - sentencing

Billups v. State - sentencing; gaps

Lucas v. State - sentencing

Fifth District Court of Appeal – Daytona Beach

Verdon v. Song - abuse of process, malicious prosecution

Whitely v. American Integrity - summary judgment, insurance

Armas v. State - double jeopardy

Lamancusa v. DOR - child support, termination

State v. Rogers - sentencing, downward departure

Maldonado v. State - postconviction relief

Parks v. State - postconviction relief

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