Convicted Reverend Wants Record ExpungedThe Reverend Gaston Smith was convicted of looting public grant money, but he wants to erase that conviction and his arrest from the public record during a Friday hearing.
Court Rules Spence-Jones Can't Seek Third TermMiami Commissioner Michelle Spence-Jones will not be able to run for a third term according to a ruling issued by the 3rd District Court of Appeal Wednesday, CBS4 news partner the Miami Herald reported.
Judge Recuses Himself From Spence-Jones & Dunn FightThe Reverend Richard Dunn held a press conference today to reiterate his fight against Commissioner Michelle Spence-Jones’ quest for a third-term.
Report: Judge In Spence-Jones Case Once Investigated HerThe 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.
Miami Commissioners Slam Managers Over Budget SurpriseCommissioners were steaming, less than a day after learning that Miami finished the fiscal year with a budget surplus of some $45 million. That's a figure nearly six times what managers had previously reported.
Focus On South Florida: Legacy 100The 50 most powerful and influential black businesses and leaders in South Florida are being honored by “Legacy Magazine” this month.
Spence-Jones Case Could Go To Jury WednesdayThe jury seated for the bribery trial of former Miami Commissioner Michelle Spence-Jones could begin their deliberations as early as Tuesday afternoon.
Developer Testifies Spence-Jones Money Was Donation, Not BribeProminent Miami developer and civic leader Armando Codina took the stand Tuesday in the trial of former Miami Commissioner Michelle Spence-Jones on bribery and grand theft charges.
Testimony Continues In Spence-Jones TrialThe bribery trial against Michelle Spence-Jones continued Thursday with more testimony from her former administrative assistant.
Judge's Past Resurfaces In Michelle Spence-Jones CaseA Miami-Dade judge Tuesday morning denied the state's motion to remove herself from presiding over former Miami commissioner Michelle Spence-Jones’ bribery case.