Attorney(s) appearing for the Case
Robert E. Austin, Jr., Leesburg, Orlando, for appellant; Davis, Litchford, Downing & Christopher, P.A., Orlando, of counsel.
Jim Smith, Atty. Gen., J. Kendrick Tucker, Deputy Atty. Gen., Bill L. Bryant, Jr., Larry H. Evans, Bayard W. Heath, Asst. Attys. Gen., Tallahassee, and James J. Kenny of Kenny, Nachwalter & Seymour, P.A., Miami, for appellee.
District Court of Appeal of Florida, Fifth District.
ORFINGER, Chief Judge.
The issue presented on this appeal is whether section 542.28, Florida Statutes (1981), authorizing the Attorney General of the State of Florida to issue a civil investigative demand (C.I.D.) in an antitrust investigation, is an unconstitutional infringement on the rule-making powers of the Florida Supreme Court. The trial court held that the statute did not so infringe and was a constitutional exercise of legislative powers. We agree and affirm...
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