Goodman’s arguments for a new trial were dismissed by Florida prosecutors in a written answer to his appeal.
Wellington polo mogul John Goodman took the stand in his own defense Tuesday in his effort to stay out of jail and go back on house arrest.
A polo executive was sent back to jail after tampering with his ankle monitoring device. On Wednesday, the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office was alerted that Goodman tampered with the device at his Wellington home, where he had been under house arrest since May.
It’s been more than two years since Scott Wilson was killed on his way home to Wellington by polo magnate John Goodman. Friday, Goodman was sentenced to 16 years in prison for DUI manslaughter and vehicular homicide.
It’s day two of jury selection in the trial of a wealthy Palm Beach polo mogul accused of drunken-driving manslaughter.
Wealthy Palm Beach polo mogul John Goodman is set to go on trial Tuesday in the drunken-driving death of a 23-year-old man on his way to visit his family.