The lead defendant in one of South Florida’s biggest and longest-running fraud cases has pleaded guilty to conspiracy to commit mail and wire fraud.
A Muslim cleric in South Florida will spend the next 25 years in jail after he was convicted on federal charges of funneling money to the Pakistani Taliban.
Jurors will leave early following a fourth day of deliberations in the South Florida trial of a Muslim cleric accused of supporting the Pakistani Taliban.
The ringleader of a Russian-mob involved in the Miami Beach “B-Girl” scam has been sentenced to three years in federal prison.
The B-Girls, who seduced men in swank hotels like The Delano, then allegedly lured them to seedy private clubs on Washington Avenue so they could be plied with liquor and swindled out of thousands, appeared in Miami federal court Wednesday.