Chronology of Cases & Actions1964Hill built dike @ Alligator Lake (sec. 4) in Columbia County, Florida1966Hill built dike and 17 acre pond (sec. 3) in Columbia County, Florida1989SRWMD files complaint #89-22 ca to make Hill obtain permit for 1964 dike1990Hill prevailed in case #89-22 ca1990SRWMD appealed case #89-22 ca, no luck2006Hill replaced pipe in 1966 dike2006SRWMD filed complaint #06-203 ca to make Hill obtain permit for 1966 dike; Permit costs $300,0002007State Court rules for SRWMD (a Johnson decision)2007Hill appeals to FL 1st DCA, no luck2008State Court fines Hill $100,000 (a Johnson decision). This fine is a first in the history of law and violates the US Constitution, Amendment VIII2008Hill appeals to FL 1st DCA, no luck2008State Circuit Judge Leandra Johnson gives the case to State Circuit Judge Gregory S. Parker (Johnson did this without either Party requesting it)2008Hill files bk-7279 (bankruptcy, to save the family farm)2009bk-7279 dismissed2009Florida Supreme Court refuses to hear Hill’s appeal of the Johnson decisions 2010State Court rules that SRWMD can drain pond and flood Hill farm (a Parker decision)2010State Court rules that Hill pay SRWMD $280,276.20 in lawyer fees and costs (a Parker decision)2010Parker and other judges tell Hill he can’t appeal2011Sheriff "sells" Hill farm to SRWMD for $390,000; not cash but the Johnson / Parker award money2011Hill files bankruptcy again (bk-3247)2011Hill files complaint against SRWMD for flooding farm; demanding trail by jury2012Bankruptcy dismissed (bk-3247)2012Hill appeals to U.S. District Court, no luck, a bankruptcy appeal2014Hill’s bankruptcy appeal dismissed2014U.S. District Court rules that Hill's appeal has merit and is not frivolous2014Hill appeals to U.S. Court of Appeals, 11th Circuit2014State Court grants SRWMD foreclose on Hill farm for the $380,276.20, gives half of Hill farm to SRWMD (a Parker decision), Hill appealed with no luck to FL 1st District Court2014U.S. Court of Appeals, 11th Circuit rules for SRWMD without answering the question on validity of State Court2015Hill files bankruptcy again (bk-1290)2015Bankruptcy court rules for SRWMD2015Florida 1st DCA rules against Hill without writing opinion; Hill appeals to Florida Supreme Court2015Florida Supreme Court refuses to hear Hill’s appeal2016State Court rules SRWMD has police power on all of Hill’s farm (a Parker decision)2016Hill filed to rehear the Parker decision2016U.S. District Court dismisses Hill, another bankruptcy appeal2016Hill appeals to U.S. Court of Appeals, 11th Circuit2016State Circuit Judge Parker assigns all Hill cases to County Judge Williams in Suwannee County, Florida2016U.S. Court of Appeals dismisses Hill without opinion (bk appeal)2016Williams denies rehear – Hill appeals to Florida Court of Appeals2016U.S. Court of Appeals denies rehear (bk appeal)2016Hill files to disqualify Williams; Williams refuses disqualification and appoints himself judge and jury2016Hill files in SCOTUS (bk appeal)2017SCOTUS refuses review of bk appeal2017Hill wins appeal in Florida 1st District Court (the Parker / Williams decision is reversed)2017SRWMD fires lawyer that lost appeal and hires three lawyers to replace the one fired lawyer2017Suwannee County Judge Williams holds trial in Columbia County, Florida2017Williams rules for SRWMD without jury2017Hill appeals Williams decision to Florida 1st DCA on numerous grounds2017Hill files Civil and Constitutional rights complaint in U.S. District Court and demands jury trial2018U.S. District Court dismisses Hill on the Civil and Constitutional rights2018SRWMD threatens to file in U.S. District Court to punish Hill for fighting SRWMD2018Hill files rehear in U.S. District Court2018U.S. District Court sets hearing for SRWMD2018SRWMD board refuses Hill's request for settlement meeting; Board votes to pledge another $85,000 for lawyers2018Hill files response to SRWMD punishment2018U.S. District Court rules that Hill is vexatious, frivolous, filed in bad faith, has no reasonable factual basis, has no reasonable argument, filed improperly and SRWMD should be paid by Hill2018Hill appeals to U.S. Circuit Court on numerous grounds2018U.S. District Court rules for SRWMD without juryThe Hill family needs your support.