Owner Of Defunct Med School Pleads Guilty To Illegal Campaign ContributionsThe former owner and chairman of the now defunct Dade Medical College surrendered himself to authorities on Tuesday to face a single count of violating state campaign finance laws.
Sternad Turns Himself In To Begin Jail StintOne time South Florida congressional candidate Justin Lamar Sternad passed the media in silence as he turned himself in to authorities to begin serving his prison sentence.
Scott Rothstein's Ex-Law Partner Sentenced To PrisonA former law partner of convicted Ponzi schemer Scott Rothstein has been sentenced to nearly three years in federal prison.
Jail Term Reduced For Man Linked To Ex-Rep. Rivera InvestigationA former U.S. House candidate who pleaded guilty to campaign finance violations in a case linked to Republican ex-Rep. David Rivera has had his prison time cut.
Elections Panel Tosses Complaints About Crist, ScottAllegations of financial misconduct by the states two leading candidates for governor have been tossed out by Florida's election commission. Since March, supporters of both former Gov. Charlie Crist and Gov. Rick Scott have filed a long list of complaints which dealt with alleged election law violations.
Scott Rothstein Partner Sentenced To Federal PrisonA former law partner of Ponzi schemer Scott Rothstein has been sentenced to two and a half years in federal prison for making illegal campaign donations to Republican candidates.
Miami Mayor Fined For Sloppy Books During CampaignMiami Mayor Tomas Regalado and his daughter Raquel have been fined $10,000 for sloppy book keeping work during his 2009 run for office.