| Oct 10, 2014
| 11:29 AM
Former regional vice president of TD Bank Frank Spinosa was arrested at his Fort Lauderdale home Friday morning on a federal wire fraud and conspiracy indictment linked to Scott Rothstein's $1.4 billion Ponzi scheme.
Spinosa, 53, was released on $250,000...
| Oct 5, 2014
I suppose I should just laugh at all of this.
Unfortunately, it's too embarrassing, disgusting and downright idiotic to laugh at all of it.
I'm talking about the latest tactics of Tasteless and Clueless, otherwise known as Florida's two candidates for...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 2:41 PM
The last of three partners in the law firm at the center of the largest Ponzi scheme in South Florida history was sentenced Thursday to 33 months in prison.
Stuart Rosenfeldt, 59, will also serve two years of supervised release when his prison time is...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 3:27 PM
If Gov. Rick Scott knows that former Gov. Charlie Crist appointed a lot of shady judges at the behest of convicted swindler Scott Rothstein, when is Gov. Scott going to release the names of all these crooked judges? Shouldn't we get them off the bench?...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 3:19 PM
At least the citizens of Dania Beach won't have to worry about electing a felon to their city commission.
But it's fair to wonder if another city might face a similar problem in the future.
The name of James Ridgely III, whose felony record makes...
| 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...
| Sep 22, 2014
| 2:37 PM
Our two gubernatorial candidates have spent most of their time and countless millions slinging mud at each other the past months.
We hear a lot about how Charlie Crist supposedly was taking his marching orders from Ponzi schemer Scott...
| Sep 26, 2014
| 5:39 PM
Disbarred, publicly shamed and with a suicide attempt behind him, the last in the triad of convicted Ponzi schemer Scott Rothstein’s law partners is making a plea for mercy. He wants a federal judge to consider his troubled teenage son’s well-...
| Aug 9, 2014
Charlie Crist would be "honored" to have President Obama campaign with him. That declaration may demonstrate Crist's desperation, given Obama's 42-percent approval rating, but it reminds us of how Chain Gang Charlie came to be Chastened Charlie.
| Sep 7, 2014
We all complain about the weather, but can do nothing about it. We also condemn the ever-growing negativity in politics. The problem is we need to disregard it all. Negative campaigning is growing because it works. It pushes us to vote for the...
| 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...