| Feb 5, 2015
| 2:55 PM
The financial adviser who Scott Rothstein testified knew about his elaborate fraud has been indicted on related criminal charges.
Michael Szafranski, 36, of Surfside, is charged with one count of wire fraud conspiracy and 11 counts of wire fraud. He...
| Jan 30, 2015
| 10:15 AM
Scott Rothstein's former general counsel at the notorious Rothstein Rosenfeldt Adler law firm was sentenced to 18 months in federal prison Friday for wire fraud conspiracy.
David Boden, 53, of Hallandale Beach, expressed remorse during his sentencing...
| Jan 9, 2015
| 12:04 PM
A broker who played a role in Scott Rothstein's $1.4 billion Ponzi scheme was sentenced to two years in federal prison Friday for wire fraud conspiracy.
Richard L. Pearson, 57, of Miami, worked in the Fort Lauderdale building that housed the Rothstein...
| Jan 7, 2015
| 10:32 AM
Kim Rothstein was released from federal prison Tuesday but she's not quite free yet.
Rothstein, 40, the soon-to-be ex-wife of convicted Ponzi schemer Scott Rothstein, was released from the women's prison in Coleman, Fla., on Tuesday and moved to a...
| Jul 24, 2014
| 3:52 PM
As he tearfully apologized in court Thursday to the woman he illegally arrested, fired Broward Sheriff's Detective Jeff Poole said his crime has changed his life, cost him his job, and damaged him and his family forever.
Just moments before he was...
| Aug 13, 2014
| 11:12 AM
TALLAHASSEE -- Democratic gubernatorial hopeful Charlie Crist kicked off a three-day, five-media market "Restore the Cuts" bus tour Wednesday featuring the former Republican governor literally riding a school bus across the state.
Flanked by "Charlie!"...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 9:09 AM
TALLAHASSEE -- Two longtime political allies of Democrat Charlie Crist are calling a Rick Scott ad linking the former governor to convicted Ponzi schemer Scott Rothstein “nothing but a lie.”
"It is very clear that Rick Scott is attempting to...
| Nov 26, 2014
| 10:11 AM
You don't have to go far to find the bad news these days. Just look at the front page of the newspaper or turn on the television or radio.
More wars in places we can't find on a map.
The Middle East blowing up again.
| Dec 29, 2014
| 4:43 PM
In a parking garage outside his Fort Lauderdale office, Florida's only legal pot smoker lit up a fat joint. For more than 30 years, Irvin Rosenfeld has gotten marijuana from the federal government as part of an experimental program. He just learned a...
| Oct 20, 2014
| 11:57 AM
Kim Rothstein will have to wait a little longer to finally be rid of her Ponzi schemer husband — and the "Mrs. Scott Rothstein" moniker.
The infamous couple's no-fault divorce, which was expected to be finalized Monday morning at a brief court...
| Dec 15, 2014
| 2:32 PM
Scott Rothstein's former right-hand woman Debra Villegas should get her federal prison term cut in half — to five years — as a reward for her extensive cooperation with investigators, prosecutors are recommending.
Prosecutors say her help,...