Fla. Land-Buying Amendment Heads For High Court Review

Law360, Miami (April 5, 2013, 8:54 PM EDT) -- An environmental group said Thursday that it had enough signatures to trigger Florida Supreme Court review of a proposed state constitutional amendment that would dedicate part of a real estate tax to fund the state's land-buying conservation program.

The Florida Water and Land Legacy said it has collected 110,958 signatures to get the amendment on the November 2014 ballot, well over the 68,314 signatures needed to head to the state's Supreme Court, which will review it to make sure it satisfies the legal requirements for a...
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