The man prosecutors described as the leader of a Cuban human smuggling ring was sentenced to 20 years in prison.
About 200 people were arraigned Friday on charges that they participated in illegal cockfighting.
The Southwest Miami-Dade man dubbed the “neighbor from hell” is out of jail.
It will be a few more days before Michael Dunn will be sentenced. Dunn was convicted of attempted murder in a confrontation over loud music in Jacksonville.
Donald Trump was on the hot seat in a Fort Lauderdale courtroom over his decision to pull his name from a condo project on Fort Lauderdale Beach.
Witnesses are testifying Friday in the case against a retired Tampa police officer accused of shooting another man in a movie theater.
Convicted Ponzi scheme operator Scott Rothstein is scheduled to testify for a former law firm colleague also charged in the $1.2 billion fraud.
A South Florida man will spend more than 20 years in prison for a sophisticated tax fraud scheme.
Florida courthouses took center stage in 2013, especially with the eyes of the nation glued to the George Zimmerman trial in Sanford.
The Attorney General Pam Bondi’s office is arguing that a proposed constitutional amendment allowing marijuana for medical reasons would go beyond what voters would be led to believe.