Eminent domain -- Costs -- Expert witness fees
Notwithstanding absence of opposing expert, business owners properly retained expert accounting firm to provide analysis and computation regarding business damages -- Hourly rate established -- Time spent
Condominiums -- Liens -- Foreclosure
Clerk of circuit court is not required to refund registry and sale fees to successful bidder at foreclosure sale that was later invalidated due to no fault of clerk
Criminal law -- Search and seizure
Officers who responded to anonymous call regarding narcotics use and detected odor of marijuana emanating through open door of warehouse lacked reasonable suspicion that defendant,
TRIAL COURT REVERSIBLY ERRED IN DENYING CAUSE CHALLENGES DIRECTED TO THREE JURORS...
Rodriguez v. State, 42 Fla. L. Weekly D1065 (Fla. 2nd DCA May 10, 2017):
Three jurors stated in voir dire that they would give greater credence to law enforcement witnesses. The state did not rehabilitate any of them. Still, the trial judge refused to strike them for cause.