A 2014 amendment, which was known as Amendment 1 and was approved by 75 percent of voters, sends 33 percent of revenues from a tax on real-estate documentary stamps to the Land Acquisition Trust Fund. This file photo shows one of the best preserved local pine rocklands at Larry and Penny Thompson Park in Miami-Dade County on Thursday, April 27, 2017 .
A 2014 amendment, which was known as Amendment 1 and was approved by 75 percent of voters, sends 33 percent of revenues from a tax on real-estate documentary stamps to the Land Acquisition Trust Fund. This file photo shows one of the best preserved local pine rocklands at Larry and Penny Thompson Park in Miami-Dade County on Thursday, April 27, 2017 . Patrick Farrell pfarrell@miamiherald.com
A 2014 amendment, which was known as Amendment 1 and was approved by 75 percent of voters, sends 33 percent of revenues from a tax on real-estate documentary stamps to the Land Acquisition Trust Fund. This file photo shows one of the best preserved local pine rocklands at Larry and Penny Thompson Park in Miami-Dade County on Thursday, April 27, 2017 . Patrick Farrell pfarrell@miamiherald.com

Court says Legislature defied voters by diverting money meant to buy, preserve land

June 15, 2018 05:21 PM