Judge Jorge Cueto
A South Florida appeals court has overturned a circuit judge’s constitutional ruling that threatened a major underpinning of the state’s workers-compensation insurance system.
The North Miami mayor will remain mayor of the city after a decision by Miami-Dade Circuit Court Judge Jorge Cueto.
Miami-Dade Circuit Judge Marc Schumacher had been scheduled to hold a hearing on a motion for reconsideration in the legal case filed by Reverend Richard Dunn to prevent Miami Commissioner Michelle Spence-Jones from running for a third term in November. Instead the case is now headed to the court of appeals.
A status hearing is scheduled for Wednesday afternoon in Rev. Richard Dunn’s attempt to stop Miami Commissioner Michelle Spence-Jones from running for a third term.
The intrigue surrounding whether Miami Commissioner Michelle Spence-Jones can seek a third term took another turn Friday when CBS4 news partner the Miami Herald discovered the judge who ruled against her this week once investigated her in a public corruption case.
A judge Thursday ruled that Miami’s now infamous Santeria practicing porn star will be allowed out of jail and placed on house arrest as he awaits trial on 22 counts of animal cruelty.