| 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 19, 2014
| 9:43 AM
A Broward County man pleaded guilty to his role in Scott Rothstein's $1.4 billion Ponzi scheme Tuesday in federal court.
After some last-minute hesitation, Frank Preve, 70, of Coral Springs, pleaded guilty to one count of conspiracy to commit wire fraud....
| 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...
| May 29, 2014
| 5:17 PM
UPDATED with comment from sheriff
In keeping with my previous commitment, I have another installment in my Roger Stone series, tracking the renowned political operative's influence at the Broward Sheriff's Office.
This time we find that a third person...
| Sep 22, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Gov. Rick Scott isn’t big on climate change. He says he’s no scientist.
That’s interesting, because countless scientists say climate change is a big problem, with South Florida being ground zero for rising sea level.
| Aug 16, 2014
| 3:14 PM
A campaign operative who built his career on smearing political enemies, publicly calls women the C-word and consulted for attorney-turned-Ponzi-schemer Scott Rothstein has become one of Sheriff Scott Israel's trusted political guides.
| May 13, 2014
| 5:54 PM
Fired Broward Sheriff's Office Lt. David Benjamin pleaded guilty to his role in the Scott Rothstein case on Tuesday, admitting that he abused his official power and accepted cash payments and other perks in return.
Benjamin, 48, of Boca Raton, pleaded...
| 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...