A judge upheld the guilty verdict against former Homestead Mayor Steve Bateman on corruption charges.
A Miami-Dade judge has denied a motion to dismiss the charges against former Homestead Mayor Steve Bateman.
A jury found former Homestead Mayor Steve Bateman guilty of two felony counts of illegal compensation and one misdemeanor count of illegal lobbying.
Prosecutors rested their case on Friday in the corruption trial of former Homestead Mayor Steve Bateman.
Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos Gimenez testified as a witness for the state Wednesday in the corruption trial of ex-Homestead Mayor Steve Bateman.
The first day of testimony kicked off Tuesday in the trial of Former Homestead Mayor Steve Bateman who is on trial for alleged corruption.
The corruption trial of suspended Homestead mayor Steven Batemen got underway with jury selection Monday morning.
By all accounts, 2013 should have been a quiet year in politics. In Washington, the President was riding high after an easy re-election. In Tallahassee, the Republicans remained in firm control of the state’s government. And locally, there were no major elections to embarrass South Florida.
Jeffrey Porter declared victory in the Homestead mayoral race Tuesday night.
Suspended Homestead Mayor Steve Bateman isn’t putting his political career on hold despite his recent arrest on charges of unlawful compensation or reward for official behavior.