Billy Corben

Early Voters (Source: CBS4)

Local Leaders Reacts To Florida’s Election Embarrassment

A headline in Thursday’s New York Magazine: “Florida Still Figuring Out That Whole ‘Election’ Thing.”

CBS4–11/08/2012

(Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Florida’s Election Fumbling Costs It Relevancy On National Stage

In 2000, Florida became the punch line of jokes everywhere after having problems with a one-page punch card ballot. This year, Florida’s ballot was as long as 12 pages in some parts of the state which spelled disaster.

CBS Miami–11/08/2012

Billy Corben

Miami Filmmaker’s “Broke” Delves Into Athletes’ Financial Problems

South Florida filmmaker Billy Corben’s latest ESPN film, “Broke,” dealt with a topic that is tough for most athletes to talk about, having it all and losing it all. Corben also took time while talking to CBS4 to weigh in on the UM-Notre Dame game on Saturday.

CBS Miami–10/05/2012

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Corben Returns To ESPN’s 30 For 30 With “Broke”

For the second time in as many years, South Florida filmmaker Billy Corben will once again have a feature on ESPN. After first tackling the University of Miami football’s rise to fame, Corben is this time looking at how pro athletes spend millions only to end up “Broke.”

CBS Miami–10/02/2012

This is a file photo of Griselda Blanco. She was released in 2004. (Source: Florida Dept. Of Corrections)

Miami’s “Godmother Of Cocaine” Gunned Down In Colombia

The woman known as “The Godmother of Cocaine” during Miami’s “cocaine cowboys” era of the 70s and 80s, has been murdered.

CBS4–09/04/2012

Miami filmmaker Billy Corben appeared before Judge Jose Fernandez Wednesday morning, June 13, 2012.  (Source: Walter Michot / Miami Herald Staff)

Filmmaker Off The Hook For Tweeting During Trial

A Miami-Dade Judge told famed filmmaker Billy Corben Wednesday morning that he “did violate my court order” for using social media while serving as a juror.

CBS4–06/13/2012

DEAUVILLE, FRANCE - SEPTEMBER 01: U.S director Billy Corben poses at the photocall for Cocaine Cowboys during the 33rd Deauville American Film Festival, on September 01, 2007 in Deauville, France. (Photo by Francois Durand/Getty Images)

Filmmaker Billy Corben Is In Tweet Trouble With The Court

South Florida filmmaker Billy Corben’s love for social media may cause a man’s robbery conviction to be thrown out.

CBS4–04/23/2012

NCAA UM Football Field

Worst May Be Yet To Come For UM

Tuesday’s ruling from the NCAA suspending various players of the University of Miami football team was bad, but the worst is likely still to come as the NCAA infractions committee continues to investigate the rules violations committed by UM.

CBS4–08/31/2011

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