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Former Hialeah Mayor Julio Robaina being released from custody on Friday May 17, 2013. (Source: CBS4)

Key Witness Testifies In Former Hialeah Mayor’s Tax Evasion Trial

A key witness has testified in the tax evasion trial of former Hialeah Mayor Julio Robaina. Convicted Ponzi scam artist Luis Felipe Perez testified Tuesday that he cooked up his first deal with Robaina in 2006 on a Caribbean cruise.

04/16/2014

Former Hialeah Mayor Julio Robaina being released from custody on Friday May 17, 2013. (Source: CBS4)

Tax Fraud Trial Against Former Hialeah Mayor Julio Robaina Begins

The tax fraud trial against former Hialeah Mayor Julio Robaina is set to begin Friday morning.

CBS Miami–04/11/2014

Former Hialeah Mayor Julio Robaina being released from custody on Friday May 17, 2013. (Source: CBS4)

Prosecutors: Former Hialeah Mayor Had Mistress, Hid Cash

Prosecutors investigating former Hialeah Mayor Julio Robaina made a startling discovery in building a tax evasion case against him and his wife.

03/18/2014

Former Hialeah Mayor Julio Robaina and his wife being released from custody on Friday May 17, 2013. (Source: CBS4)

Former Hialeah Mayor & Wife Plead Not Guilty To Tax Evasion Charges

Former Hialeah Mayor Julio Robaina and his wife Raiza were arraigned Friday morning on federal tax evasion charges.

CBS Miami–05/24/2013

Fmr. Florida State Rep. Julio Robaina (L) and Fmr. Hialeah Mayor Julio Robaina (R). The two, although both politicians, are not related. (Source: myfloridahouse.gov)

Former S. Miami Mayor: “I’m Not THAT Julio Robaina”

Shakespeare asked, “What’s in a name?” Well, a lot, it would appear if the the name is Julio Robaina.

CBS4–05/17/2013

MIAMI - In handcuffs, former Hialeah Mayor Julio Robaina is taken to the federal courthouse by U.S. Marshals. (Source: CBS4)

Former Hialeah Mayor Julio Robaina Bonds Out Of Jail

Former Hialeah Mayor Julio Robaina and his wife Raiza have bonded out of jail after they surrendered to federal authorities Friday and made their first court appearance.

CBS Miami–05/17/2013

Former Hialeah Mayor Julio Robaina  (Source: City Of Hialeah)

Former Hialeah Mayor Julio Robaina Charged With Tax Evasion

Former Hialeah Mayor Julio Robaina has been charged with federal tax evasion and is expected to surrender in federal court Friday morning.

CBS Miami–05/16/2013

Absentee ballots (CBS4)

Judge: Miami-Dade Has Authority To Enact Absentee Ballot Law

A Miami-Dade circuit judge has refused to throw out a county ordinance that makes possession of more than two absentee ballots a misdemeanor.

CBS4–02/22/2013

Sergio Robaina (Source: Miami Herald File)

Sergio Robaina Charged In Ballot Fraud Investigation

MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Sergio Robaina, the uncle of former Hialeah Mayor Julio Robaina, is now facing ballot fraud charges. State prosecutors charged the 74-year old Robaina with two felony counts of tampering with ballots. He’s […]

CBS4–10/02/2012

Esteban Bovo has entered the race to fill an open Miami-Dade County Commission seat. (Source: State House photo)

Bovo Meets With Miami-Dade SAO About Absentee Ballot Probe

Miami-Dade Commissioner Esteban Bovo met with the Miami-Dade State Attorney’s Office Wednesday to speak with them about an ongoing investigation into absentee ballot fraud.

CBS4–09/20/2012

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