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Crist wants redo on Seminole gaming



Gov. Charlie Crist has asked the Florida Supreme Court for a rehearing on its decision that would prevent the governor from negotiating a gambling deal with the tribes. In the request, the governor's attorney in the case, former counselor Chris Kise, wrote that the Court's decision siding with House Speaker Marco Rubio who challenged the gambling deal is a "sea change."

"The court has misapprehended longstanding jurisdictional principles, and dramatically expanded its own jurisdiction," according to the request for a rehearing.

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[Last modified: Wednesday, September 15, 2010 10:30am]


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