| Aug 5, 2014
| 11:05 AM
Charlie Crist, the former Republican governor seeking the Democratic nomination to run for his old job, visited the Sun Sentinel on Tuesday, where he was interviewed by editorial writers and reporters.
As he has all through the campaign, Crist...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 7:49 AM
Democratic candidate for governor Charlie Crist rolled out his "Fair Shot Florida" plan for "middle class jobs and opportunity" on Tuesday, the key elements of which have long part of his issues repertoire.
Crist repackaged and emphasized expanding...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 10:59 AM
A Broward County man who is accused of feeding millions of dollars to Scott Rothstein's $1.4 billion Ponzi scheme pleaded not guilty to the charge during his initial appearance Thursday in federal court in Fort Lauderdale.
Frank Preve, 70, of Coral...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 2:05 PM
The former partners of convicted Ponzi schemer Scott Rothstein officially lost their licenses to practice law in Florida on Thursday, but their disbarment and criminal convictions don't seem to be having much effect on their employment opportunities....
| Jul 30, 2014
A federal appeals court upheld sanctions against TD Bank on Tuesday for its role in the Ponzi scheme orchestrated by former South Florida attorney Scott Rothstein.
Texas-based Coquina Investments sued TD Bank, claiming the bank aided Rothstein in...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 7:52 PM
A judge has granted the government's motion to reduce the prison sentence of a Lauderhill man who pleaded guilty to playing a role in the largest financial fraud in South Florida history.
Stephen Caputi, 57, was sentenced in 2011 to five years in...
| Jul 19, 2014
| 1:14 PM
On his best days as a Broward Sheriff's deputy, Jeff Poole performed so superbly that he was once named Deputy of the Year, and he won two lifesaver awards — one for saving a jogger's life after her legs were severed by a train and the other for...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 3:04 PM
Federal prosecutors filed a wire fraud conspiracy charge Monday against a Broward County man who they say fed more than $20 million from investors and lenders to Scott Rothstein's massive Ponzi scheme in the four months before it collapsed.
| Jul 9, 2014
| 11:54 AM
Charlie Crist is holding a Fort Lauderdale fundraiser Wednesday evening headlined by key players in the legal community who support Democrats.
And the Republican Party of Florida is using the downtown Fort Lauderdale location to remind people about one...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 6:31 PM
Former Broward Sheriff Al Lamberti has taken a pounding lately over the revelation that his computer hard drive was destroyed by underlings with a hammer as he was leaving office in January 2013. I got him on the phone for lengthy interviews the past...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 7:51 AM
I got former Broward Sheriff Al Lamberti on the phone, resisted the temptation to serenade him with "Hammer time" or "If I had a hammer" and let him give his side of the story to what happened with his old work computer. I'll be following up here tomorrow...