Dayna Lazarus v. Stacy White, in his Official Capacity as a Member of the Hillsborough County Commission for Hillsborough County, Florida

On June 26, 2017, local activist Dayna Lazarus was ejected from a public workshop of the Hillsborough County Commission after addressing two commissioners and opining that a proposed transportation project was racist. A First Amendment challenge was filed on April 16, 2020.


Daniel Tilley (ACLU of Florida); ACLU of Florida Greater Tampa Chapter; Luke Lirot, (Luke Charles Lirot, P.A.)

Date filed

April 15, 2020


US District Court for the Middle District of Florida


Mary S. Scriven



Case number

20-cv-866 (M.D. Fla.)