CARPENTER v. DEPARTMENT OF HIGHWAY SAFETY AND MOTOR VEHICLES

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Derrick Owen CARPENTER, Appellant, v. DEPARTMENT OF HIGHWAY SAFETY AND MOTOR VEHICLES, Appellee.

CASE NO. 1D17–234

Decided: August 28, 2017

David M. Robbins and Susan Z. Cohen, Epstein & Robbins, Jacksonville, for Appellant. Christie S. Utt, General Counsel, and Jason Helfant, Senior Assistant General Counsel, Department of Highway Safety & Motor Vehicles, Lake Worth, for Appellee.

DENIED. See Arthur v. State, 818 So.2d 589, 592 n.4 (Fla. 5th DCA 2002) (stating that the Department's records are “prima facie evidence” that the driver committed the offenses identified in its records, and that the burden then shifts to the driver to dispute the evidence).

PER CURIAM.

ROWE, MAKAR, and JAY, JJ., CONCUR.

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