Fla. Tribe's Appeal Argues Conflict In Fuel Tax Ruling

Law360, Miami (January 6, 2017, 9:33 PM EST) -- The Seminole Tribe of Florida asked the Florida Supreme Court Friday to reinstate a challenge to the state’s imposition of taxes for fuel used on tribal lands for governmental purposes, saying an appeals court wrongly found its case was identical to one previously decided in state court.

The tribe made its arguments in its initial brief on appeal of a Nov. 9 decision from the First District Court of Appeal, which said a Leon County circuit court properly dismissed the tribe’s suit because its claims had...
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