Archive for November, 2012:

Garcia v. Andonie – Homestead Exemption and Residing Thereon

The Florida Supreme Court recently upheld the Third District Court of Appeal’s holding that Florida Statute Section 196.031(1)’s language “and who resides thereon” was invalid and unenforceable because it tried to substantively alter or materially limit the Constitutionally protected homestead rights.  The Court then went on to reemphasis that the plain language of the Florida […]