Joel Lebron (Source: CBS4)

Spencer Hearing Friday In SoBe Rape & Murder Case

In October, a Miami-Dade jury recommended giving Joel Lebron the death penalty for abducting, robbing, gang-raping, and murdering Ana Maria Angel in 2002, but Friday, he was back in court as attorney’s began to present more evidence at a “Spencer Hearing.”


Joel Lebron (Source: CBS4)

Jury Recommends Death For SoBe Rape & Murder

The same jury that convicted Joel Lebron for abducting, robbing, gang raping, and murdering Ana Maria Angel has recommended he receive the death penalty.


Joel Lebron (Source: CBS4)

Sentencing Phase Continues For Man Convicted In SoBe Rape, Murder

The sentencing hearing for Joel Lebron, the man convicted in the 2002 kidnapping, rape, and murder of Ana Maria Angel, is entering its second day Thursday.


Joel Lebron (Source: CBS4)

Sentencing Phase Begins For Man Convicted In SoBe Rape, Murder

The jury that convicted Joel Lebron in the 2002 kidnapping, rape, and murder of Ana Maria Angel is now hearing testimony at the sentencing phase of trial.


Wayne Treacy listens to the verdict in his attempted first degree murder trial in 2012. . He was found guilty. (CBS4)

Sentencing Day Set For Treacy In Attempted First Degree Murder Case

A sentencing date has been set for Wayne Treacy, convicted in July of attempted first degree murder in the near fatal beating of Josie Lou Ratley two years ago which left her with permanent brain damage.



Fmr. Miami Beach Code Compliance Officer Pleads Guilty To Extortion Charges

A former Miami Beach Code Compliance officer has pleaded guilty to extortion charges, U.S. States Attorney Wilfredo Ferrer announced Monday.


WASHINGTON, DC - MARCH 26: The exterior of the U.S. Supreme Court on March 26, 2012 in Washington, DC. Today the high court, which has set aside six hours over three days, will hear arguments over the constitutionality President Barack Obama's Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Supreme Court Overturns Mandatory Life W/Out Parole For Juveniles

Lost amidst the hubbub of the Supreme Court’s docket on Monday was a key ruling dealing with how severe of a punishment a juvenile offender could be given.

CBS Miami–06/26/2012


Family Of Michael Brewer Thankful Ordeal Is Over

The family of Michael Brewer, the Deerfield Beach teen who was doused with alcohol and set on fire in 2009, say they are relieved this very painful part of their lives is over.


James MozieDL (Source: Broward Sheriff's Office)

Oakland Park “Boom Boom Room” Organizer Sentenced To Life In Prison

An Oakland Park man convicted of running an underage brothel learned Monday how long he will pay for his crimes.


Frank Parker was sentenced to 10 years in prison for running over a man on a Fort Lauderdale street in Dec. 2009. (CBS4)

Man Sentenced To 10 Years For Running Over Man With His Car

A Fort Lauderdale man caught on camera running over a man with his car learned his fate in a Broward courtroom Friday.