In a hearing Monday, Miami-Dade Circuit Court Judge Jeri Beth Cohen said she will wait until Oct. 2 to issue her final ruling in the lawsuit filed by a wealthy auto dealer who is attempting to derail plans to build a $515 million, bond-financed, ballpark for the Florida Marlins.

Oct. 2 is the date by which attorneys have to file requests to the Florida Supreme Court seeking to rehear a ruling last week in which the court determined that tax increment financing bonds did not have to be approved by state voters in a referendum before they could be sold.

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