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Crossing the Line: Border Searches at Florida’s International Airports

by Jerrold R. Dennis
The Fourth Amendment provides that a search or seizure conducted through state action must be reasonable and that any warrant issued by a magistrate be supported by probable cause. The Supreme Court has defined the Fourth Amendment as creating a presumed warrant requirement on all governmentally conducted searches and seizures, but courts have judicially created certain exceptions to these requirements. Probably the most notable exception to the Fourth Amendment requirements is found in searches and seizures occurring at our international borders....
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President’s Page
Vision 2016 — Destination: Future
by Eugene K. Pettis

Appellate Practice
Elimination of Florida Terms of Court and its Effect on Appellate Mandates
by Scott S. Amitrano

Environmental and Land Use Law
Drowning in Place: Local Government Costs and Liabilities for Flooding Due to Sea-level Rise
by Thomas Ruppert and Carly Grimm

Tax Law
Rethinking I.R.C. §2701 in the Era of Large Gift Tax Exemptions
by Christopher Pegg and Nicole Seymour

Government Lawyer
Redefining Professionalism? Florida’s Code Mandating the Aspirational Raises Challenging Questions
by Keith W. Rizzardi

Family Law
A Phantom Menace: SB 58/HB 351 and the Application of Foreign Law in Florida’s Family Courts
by Christopher W. Rumbold

Business Law
Florida’s New Revised LLC Act, Part II
by Louis T. M. Conti and Gregory M. Marks

Administrative Law
Field Notes on the Establishment ofAdministrative Child Support
by Robert E. Meale


November 2013
Volume 87, No. 9
A Wrinkle in Time: Personal Jurisdiction’s Evolution -- Pleading, Proving, and Defending Personal Jurisdiction Issues by Mark A. Sessums and Brian M. Monk

Slot Machines in Florida? Wait a Minute — by David G. Shields (Sept/Oct 2013)

“Certifying” Documents via Third-party Software: Binding on the Court? — by William R. Wohlsifer and Tyler L. Thomas (Sept/Oct 2013)

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