Judge: Florida Can't Tax Seminole Electric, Rents A federal judge sided with the Seminole Tribe of Florida in a dispute over tax collection.
Fmr. Congressman David Rivera Loses Bid To Delay Ethics CaseFormer Miami Congressman David Rivera lost his bid Friday to delay a Florida Commission on Ethics case that found he violated the state’s rules for elected officials.
David Rivera Confidant Sentenced To Time Served, House ArrestA woman tied to former Congressman David Rivera has been released from federal detention.
Former State Legislator Mandy Dawson Arrested Arrested for cocaine - again. Former state legislator Mandy Dawson, 57, was taken into custody last Friday at her Daytona Beach home after a urine test showed cocaine in her system.
Man Sentenced For Stealing 23,000 SSNs, Selling Them To GangA federal judge unleashed the maximum sentence on a man who sold prisoners' Social Security numbers to a gang member who then allegedly filed phony tax-refund claims in their names.
Mysterious Power Outage Halts Miami Terror TrialIt wasn't someone's outburst or a sick juror that halted testimony in the South Florida terrorism support trial of an elderly Muslim cleric Tuesday, but rather something more difficult to explain: an outage in transmission of live testimony from Pakistan.
Fmr. Compliance Officer Sentenced For Extortion ScamThe former top Code Compliance Officer for Miami Beach has been sentenced to a little more than four years in prison for accepting bribes.
Miami Muslim Cleric Competent To Stand Trial An elderly Miami Muslim cleric has been found competent to stand trial on charges that he helped finance the Taliban in Pakistan.