Supreme Court Ready to Wade into Major Cases

Supreme Court Ready to Wade into Major Cases

Posted From: http://sunshinestatenews.com/story/supreme-court-ready-wade-major-cases

Date: 
May 25, 2016 – 8:45pm

For legal junkies, the Florida Supreme Court will be the best show in town during a three-day period in June.

Justices are poised to hear arguments on a series of high-profile issues, including gambling, the death penalty, guns and medical malpractice, according to a schedule released Wednesday.

Here are five cases to watch:

— GAMBLING: Justices will take up a closely watched case about whether a pari-mutuel facility in rural Gadsden County should be able to offer slot machines — a case that could have implications for five other counties across the state.