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Teen Armed Robber Sentenced To 56 Years In Prison

A 19-year-old South Florida man who pleaded guilty to a string of violent armed robberies will not get out of jail before he is in his 70s.

05/10/2014

(Source: AP)

Tax Fraud Scheme Lands Brothers In Federal Prison

It will be federal prison time for two South Florida brothers who started a scheme that netted them $1.6 million in fraudulent tax refunds.

04/12/2014

(Photo Source: www.co.broward.fl.us)

Fmr. South Florida Senator Begins Serving Prison Time

Former Florida Senator Mandy Dawson, who once represented parts of South Florida, was a little late turning herself in to prison officials in Tallahassee to serve out her sentence for tax evasion.

10/07/2012

Conrad Black

Ex-Media Mogul Conrad Black Released From Miami Federal Prison

Conrad Black, a disgraced former media mogul, walked out of federal prison in Miami early Friday morning after serving roughly three years for defrauding investors.

CBS4–05/04/2012

Josephus Eggelletion

Eggelletion Set For Release In February

Former Broward County Commissioner Josephus Eggelletion has a little less than two months left on his federal prison sentence and is expected to be released on February 27, according to the South Florida Sun-Sentinel.

CBS4–01/02/2012

Scott Rothstein (Source: Charles Trainor Jr./ The Miami Herald)

Rothstein Returning To S. Florida

Federal inmate, and former South Florida Ponzi schemer, Scott Rothstein will return to Fort Lauderdale to face lawyers trying to recoup money from his now out-of-business law firm, according to the South Florida Sun-Sentinel.

CBS4–06/15/2011