Header Image Header Image
Footer Image
Date Docketed Description Filed By Notes
07/25/2017 Notice of Appeal Filed William J. Sheppard 0109154
07/25/2017 Case Filing Fee
07/26/2017 File Order Being Appealed      Upon the Court's own motion, pursuant to Florida Rules of Appellate Procedure 9.110(d) and/or 9.130(c), appellant is directed to file within 10 days from the date of this order conformed copies of the order(s) of the lower tribunal from which the appeal is being taken, together with any order entered on a timely motion postponing rendition of the order(s) appealed.  The appellant shall also file a copy of the motion that postpones rendition.  The copy of the motion shall include the original dated certificate of service.  The conformed copies shall be filed by the appellant with a notice of filing which contains a certificate of service reflecting service on all counsel or parties in the case.  Florida Rule of Appellate Procedure 9.420(c).  The failure of appellant to timely comply with this order could result in the imposition of sanctions, including dismissal of the appeal/petition without further opportunity to be heard.  Florida Rule of Appellate Procedure 9.410.
07/26/2017 Notice of Appeal / Acknowledgement letter
07/28/2017 Notice of Appearance Dwight O. Slater 0030607
07/31/2017 Notice of Filing William J. Sheppard 0109154 order appealed
08/09/2017 SC-Failure to Comply w/Order-Appeals DISCHARGED 8/29/17*** The appellant shall show cause within 10 days from the date of this order why this appeal should not be dismissed for failure of appellant to properly comply with this Court's order dated July 26, 2017, requiring conformed copies of the orders being appealed, Order For Declaratory Judgement issued March 9, 2017, and the Final Declaratory Judgment issued March 15, 2017. Failure to timely comply with this order will result in the imposition of sanctions, including dismissal of the appeal, without further opportunity to be heard. Florida Rule of Appellate Procedure 9.410.
08/10/2017 RESPONSE Bryan E. Demaggio 055712
08/22/2017 Electronic Docketing Statement      Appellant has failed to timely efile a completed electronic docketing statement via eDCA as required by the Court.  In re Electronic Filing of the Docketing Statement/Notice of Appearance of Counsel, 46 So.3d. 1017 (Fla. 1st DCA 2010).  Failure to efile such completed docketing statement within 10 days from the date hereof may result in the imposition of sanctions, including dismissal of the appeal without further opportunity to be heard.  Florida Rule of Appellate Procedure 9.410.
08/24/2017 Docketing Statement AA Bryan E. Demaggio 055712
08/29/2017 Discharge Show Cause Having considered appellant’s response to the Court’s order dated August 9, 2017, the order to show cause is hereby discharged.
09/20/2017 Mot. for Extension of time to file Initial Brief Bryan E. Demaggio 055712
09/26/2017 Grant Initial Brief Extension      Appellant's motion filed September 20, 2017, for extension of time for service of the initial brief is granted.  Appellant's brief shall be served on or before November 2, 2017.
09/29/2017 Grant Motion to Consolidate-All Purposes Appellant’s motion to consolidate filed on September 25, 2017, is granted, and these cases are hereby consolidated for all purposes. The initial brief shall be filed on or before November 15, 2017.
09/29/2017 Grant Motion to Consolidate-All Purposes
10/05/2017 Received Records 1691 pages scanned ftp
10/10/2017 Notice of Appearance Dwight O. Slater 0030607 (styled for case # 17-3705)
10/31/2017 Motion To File Amicus Curi. Brief of Seminole Tribe of FL (styled for 17-2966)
11/01/2017 Motion To File Amicus Curi. Brief Amnd mot of Seminole Tribe of FL (styled for 17-2966)
11/01/2017 Notice of Agreed Extension of Time Bryan E. Demaggio 055712
11/03/2017 Recognizing Agreed Extension of Time AA BF(Gator Coin,II) 30 days (17-3705 Blue Sky Games due date for brief remains same-no stipulation filed)
11/22/2017 Deny Amicus Curiae Brief     The amended motion for leave to file an amicus curiae brief on behalf of the appellee filed by the Seminole Tribe of Florida is denied without prejudice to file a second amended motion which sets forth “the particular issue to be addressed,” as required by Florida Rule of Appellate Procedure 9.370(a).
11/27/2017 Motion To File Amicus Curi. Brief 2nd Amnd mot of Seminole Tribe of FL (styled only for 17-2966)
12/04/2017 Notice of Agreed Extension of Time Bryan E. Demaggio 055712 30 days- Initial Brief (styled only for 17-2966)
12/05/2017 Recognizing Agreed Extension of Time IB 30 days
12/06/2017 RESPONSE Robert E. Turffs 0363391 AA, Blue Sky Games, LLC's response in opposition to 2nd amnd mot of Seminole Tribe of FL to file Amicus brf
12/08/2017 Motion For Substitution of Counsel Daniel J. Mcginn 121596 and notice of appearance
12/14/2017 Grant Substitution of Counsel      The motion filed December 8, 2017, for substitution of Daniel J. McGinn, Esquire, for Magdalena Ozarowski, Esquire, as counsel of record for the appellee, Department of Business and Professional Regulation is granted.
12/18/2017 Grant Amicus Curiae Brief     The second amended motion filed November 27, 2017, to file an amicus curiae brief in support of the appellee Florida Department of Business and Professional Regulation filed by The Seminole Tribe of Florida on November 27, is granted. The amicus brief shall be filed within the time allowed by Florida Rule of Appellate Procedure 9.370(c).
01/11/2018 Mot. for Extension of time to file Initial Brief Bryan E. Demaggio 055712
01/16/2018 Grant Initial Brief Extension     Appellant’s motion for extension of time filed on January 11, 2018, is granted. The initial brief shall be filed on or before January 26, 2018.
01/26/2018 Initial Brief on Merits Bryan E. Demaggio 055712 Initial joint brf of AA and intervenor (styled for 17-2966)
02/05/2018 Notice of Agreed Extension of Time Daniel J. Mcginn 121596 30 days- answer brief
02/05/2018 Motion To File Amicus Curi. Brief of Cowboy Gaming, LLC d/b/a Pace-O-Matic in support of AAs
02/05/2018 Amicus Curiae Brief of Cowboy Gaming, LLC d/b/a Pace-O-Matic in support of AA and Intervenor
02/05/2018 Motion For Substitution of Counsel Beth A. Miller 102760 styled as- not of appearance and sub of counsel
02/06/2018 Grant Substitution of Counsel      The motion filed February 5, 2018, for substitution of Beth Miller, Esquire, for Dwight O. Slater, Esquire, as counsel of record for the appellee, Florida Department of Business and Professional Regulation is granted.
02/06/2018 Recognizing Agreed Extension of Time AB 30 days
02/07/2018 RESPONSE Daniel J. Mcginn 121596 FL D.B.P.R, Division of Alcoholic Beverages and Tobacco's response in opposition to Cowboy Gaming, LLC's mot for leave to file an Amicus Brf in support of AAs
02/08/2018 Miscellaneous Motion Amicus Curiae Pace-O-Matic's mot for leave to reply to AE's response to its mot for leave to file amicus brf in support of AAs
02/08/2018 REPLY Amicus Curiae Pace-O-Matic's reply to AE's response to its mot for leave to file amicus brf in support of AAs
02/28/2018 Grant Amicus Curiae Brief     The motion for leave to file an amicus brief in support of Appellants, filed February 5, 2018, by Cowboy Games, LLC d/b/a Pace-O-Matic, is granted. The Court accepts the amicus brief filed therewith. The motion filed February 8, 2018, by Pace-O-Matic, seeking leave to file a reply, is granted, and the Court accepts the reply filed therewith.
03/19/2018 Appellee's Answer Brief Daniel J. Mcginn 121596 (styled for 17-2966)
03/28/2018 Amicus Curiae Brief Barry Richard 0105599 Filed by Seminole Tribe of Florida in Support of Appellee
04/04/2018 Notice of Agreed Extension of Time Bryan E. Demaggio 055712 15 days- answer brief
04/09/2018 Recognizing Agreed Extension of Time AB 15 days
04/19/2018 Mot. for Extension of Time to File Reply Brief Bryan E. Demaggio 055712
04/23/2018 Grant Reply Brief Extension      Appellant's motion filed April 19, 2018, for extension of time for service of the reply brief is granted. Appellant's reply brief shall be served on or before May 9, 2018.
05/08/2018 Motion For Oral Argument Bryan E. Demaggio 055712
05/08/2018 Appellant's Reply Brief Bryan E. Demaggio 055712 JOINT REPLY BRIEF OF APPELLANT AND INTERVENOR
05/16/2018 Grant Reply Brief Extension      Appellant's motion filed April 19, 2018, for extension of time for service of the reply brief is granted. Appellant's reply brief shall be served on or before May 9, 2018.
06/01/2018 OA Granted-Tallahassee
07/12/2018 Miscellaneous Motion Bryan E. Demaggio 055712 AAs' Motion to permit exhibit in courtroom at OA (Machine/Game at Issue)
07/16/2018 Deny Miscellaneous Motion Appellants’ motion to permit exhibit in courtroom at oral argument, filed July 12, 2018, is denied.
07/17/2018 Oral Argument Date Set 1DCAT
08/30/2018 Affirmed - Authored Opinion
09/13/2018 Motion For Rehearing Robert E. Turffs 0363391 of Intervenor, Blue Sky Games, LLC
09/14/2018 Motion For Rehearing Bryan E. Demaggio 055712 of Gator Coin II, Inc.'s
09/25/2018 RESPONSE Daniel J. Mcginn 121596 AE's Response in opposition to AA's and Intervenor's Motions for Rehearing
10/01/2018 Deny Appellant's Motion for Rehearing      Appellant's motion filed September 14, 2018, for rehearing is denied.
10/01/2018 Deny Motion for Rehearing Intervenor’s motion filed September 13, 2018, for rehearing is denied.
10/22/2018 Mandate
10/22/2018 Returned Records np filed
10/22/2018 West Publishing
10/29/2018 NOTICE OF DISCRETN. JURISDICTN NOTICE OF DISCRETN. JURISDICTN Blue Sky Games, LLC, Intervenor
10/29/2018 Review Sent to Supreme Court NOTICE OF DISCRETN. JURISDICTN
11/01/2018 Acknowledged Receipt from Supreme Court NOTICE OF DISCRETN. JURISDICTN
01/22/2019 Supreme Court Disposition NOTICE OF DISCRETN. JURISDICTN Petition for review denied.