Dr. Erwin Jackson, through his attorney C.B. Upton, filed a Notice of Appeal today with the First District Court of Appeal related to the decision rendered by a lower court addressing an alleged Florida Sunshine Law violation by the City of Tallahassee.
Upton told Tallahassee Reports that he hopes a schedule for briefing the appeals court will be agreed upon in the next day or two.
You can read the filing here.
On Friday, January 18th, Judge John Cooper decided in favor of the City of Tallahassee on the issue.
Jackson alleged that the City of Tallahassee violated the Florida Sunshine Law when officials excluded 84 of the 93 applicants from the selection process for a new city commissioner without holding a public meeting.