FL Sunshine Law requires "Accelerated Hearing" - Where is court's evidence of compliance???

Susan A. filed this request with the Collier County Court of Collier County, FL.
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From: Susan A.

To Whom It May Concern at Collier County Court, Naples, Florida:

Pursuant to Florida's Sunshine Law (Fla. Stat. secs. 119.01 to 119.15 (1995)), I hereby request the following records:

Seeking a certified copy of any court calendar page, memorandum, email or other public record document which would evidence that Collier County Court Clerk Dwight Brock and/or his administrative staff complied with a Florida Statute with respect to a Sunshine Law Public Records civil action I filed, as such complaint filing should have, but did not, result in an "accelerated hearing" -- which is required whenever a Sunshine Public Records civil complaint is filed in the court.
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The FL law is stated as follows:

http://www.leg.state.fl.us/Statutes/index.cfm?App_mode=Display_Statute&URL=0100-0199/0119/0119.html

FL STATUTE: Chapter 119 Public Records

119.11 Accelerated hearing; immediate compliance.—
(1) Whenever an action is filed to enforce the provisions of this chapter, the court shall set an immediate hearing, giving the case priority over other pending cases.

(2) Whenever a court orders an agency to open its records for inspection in accordance with this chapter, the agency shall comply with such order within 48 hours, unless otherwise provided by the court issuing such order, or unless the appellate court issues a stay order within such 48-hour period. ...

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The Sunshine Law Public Records complaint I filed in 2009 is identified as follows:

Clerks Case Number" in the Collier Circuit Civil court was: 0903118CA and the "Uniform Case Number" was 112009CA003180001XX with a title of
"ALYN, SUSAN J vs CUSTODIAN OF PUBLIC RECORDS and DISTRICT SCHOOL BOARD OF COLLIER COUNTY ".

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Although not required to do so, I am politely stating the reason for this public records request: The current and permanent status of this complaint is completely false and bogus, as it is "Voluntary Withdrawal." I did not "voluntarily" withdraw this complaint. Rather, the truth is, I was deliberately deprived of all my civil rights, including the right to an accelerated hearing. I was forced to withdraw because Dwight Brock, the Court Clerk, was, I believe, taking orders from corrupt political friends of his, who urged him to not serve process on this case, not schedule any court date, not schedule any accelerated hearing, and not provide access to the court file.

Due to this public corruption, and these violations of my civil rights, there was never any "accelerated hearing" or any court date.

Court Clerk Dwight Brock violated this Florida Statute is my belief, but I am making this public records request to see what, if any, evidence he wants to provide in response to this public records request. Because I know the current and permanent "voluntarily withdrawal" status on the court file for this case is a bogus case status.

An "accelerated hearing" is what should have happened but did not -- coercing me into a forced withdrawal. And, seeing how I had no civil rights, and
no access to the court, in a matter of great public concern to the entire community, involving a fake and fraudulent superintendent of Collier Public Schools, I then fled the state.

Unbeknownst to me, this bogus superintendent had already disclosed and admitted he was in violation of Sunshine Public Record Laws the previous year, as captured by someone in a one minute videotape here, taped in 2008, after someone read the blogs I was writing disclosing it was impossible to obtain a public records job application file on this new superintendent:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uzT74XfSW4k
Dr. Thompson do you have a job application on file

The following year, 2009, I filed my complaint, never received an accelerated hearing and had all my civil rights violation, and fled the state. The next year, 2010, with a new school board majority, and more blogs I created from out of state, this superintendent's contract was not renewed, with reasons cited by the new board majority that included his Sunshine public records violation of having no application materials on file with this school district -- a violation of school district policy, his contract, and resulting in Sunshine Public Record violation, just as I had alleged and proved with my evidenced complaint the previous year which was filed in court but never resulted in an "accelerated hearing" in violation of FL law.

The fact this superintendent was a fraud has been concealed by the local newspaper, the state attorney, and, by the Collier County Court Clerk Dwight Brock is what I believe, as evidenced by Dwight Brock's deliberate violation of all my civil rights -- and deliberate failure to schedule an "accelerated hearing" in violation of FL law.

And I believe it was not just me that was harmed, but the entire community -- which had to endure three years of public corruption under this fraud superintendent, until a new school board majority came into existence and got rid of the fraud superintendent.
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The requested documents will be made available to the general public, and this request is not being made for commercial purposes.

In the event that fees cannot be waived, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I would request your response within ten (10) business days.

Sincerely,

Susan Alyn

From: Marni Scuderi

We received your Public Records Request for “A certified copy of any court calendar page, memorandum, email or other public record document which would evidence that Collier County Court Clerk Dwight Brock and/or his administrative staff complied with a Florida Statute with respect to a Sunshine Law Public Records civil action I filed, as such complaint filing should have, but did not, result in an "accelerated hearing" -- which is required whenever a Sunshine Public Records civil complaint is filed in the court.”
The Clerk’s Office does not set hearings or other events for civil court matters. Florida Statute §119.11(1) states “Whenever an action is filed to enforce the provisions of this chapter, the court shall set an immediate hearing, giving the case priority over other pending cases.” As stated in the statute, the Court is responsible for the setting of the hearing. Therefore, we do not have any records responsive to your request.
I would recommend that you direct your public records request to Collier County Court Administration.

Marni M.Scuderi

Marni M. Scuderi, Esquire

Public Records Coordinator
for Collier County Clerk of Courts
3315 Tamiami Trail East, Suite 102
Naples, Florida 34112-5324
(239) 252-2725

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From: Susan A.

You have repeated the statute I already cited in my request, as you wrote:
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Florida Statute §119.11(1) states “Whenever an action is filed to enforce the provisions of this chapter, the court shall set an immediate hearing, giving the case priority over other pending cases.”

As stated in the statute, the Court is responsible for the setting of the hearing.

Therefore, we do not have any records responsive to your request.

I would recommend that you direct your public records request to Collier County Court Administration
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I made another request about this matter to the Collier Court judge whom Collier Court Clerk Dwight Brock eventually assigned to this case.

If there is some other person in charge, please respond with their name. Thank you.

From: Susan A.

Here is what you sent me in a link from another request -- so isn't this who's in charge of Collier County Court Administration?
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Contact Us
Mailing Addresses:

Dwight E. Brock
Collier County Clerk of the Circuit Court
Administration Department
3315 Tamiami Trail East, Ste. 102
Naples, FL 34112-5324

Dwight E. Brock Clerk of the Circuit Court
Administration Department
P.O. Box 413044
Naples, FL 34101-3044

Department Street Mailing Addresses

Office Location Map
Tel: (239) 252-2646
E-Mail: Collier Clerk

From: Susan A.

And here is the link you sent:

https://www.collierclerk.com/clerks-office/functions/contact-us

So, isn't this request herein already directed to the person in charge of court administration?

From: Marni Scuderi

I completely understand the confusion here, but the information that you are looking at below is for the Administrative Department of the Clerk of Court. Please see the following link for Collier County Court Administration. This website gives you information regarding all aspects of the Collier County Court System including court schedules and instructions for scheduling hearings. Court Administration is a completely separate entity from the Clerk of Court. http://www.ca.cjis20.org/home/collier/collhome.asp . Their contact information can be located at http://www.ca.cjis20.org/home/collier/collcontacts.asp .

Marni M.Scuderi

Marni M. Scuderi, Esquire

Public Records Coordinator
for Collier County Clerk of Courts
3315 Tamiami Trail East, Suite 102
Naples, Florida 34112-5324
(239) 252-2725

This transmittal and/or attachments may be a confidential attorney-client communication or may otherwise be privileged or confidential. If you are not the intended recipient, you are hereby notified that you have received this transmittal in error; any review, dissemination, distribution or copying of this transmittal is strictly prohibited. If you have received this transmittal and/or attachments in error, please notify us immediately by reply or by telephone (call us at 239-252-2725) and immediately delete this message and all its attachments.

From: Susan A.

Re: Your statement -- "I completely understand the confusion here"

The "confusion" here concerns my due process right to be heard and have a court date. I had no constitutional rights whatsoever in Collier County. By the court not scheduling a court date, and not scheduling a required "accelerated" court date, my rights were violated.

So - Let's be clear, as what Collier County Court did here is not "confusion" but a gross violation of my most basic right to be heard.

From: Susan A.

Then the Collier Court covered up their violation of my due process right to be heard by placing on the court computer a status of "Voluntary" Withdrawal.

There was no "voluntary" withdrawal in this matter.

I was forced to withdraw because the court violated my due process right to be heard.

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