| Sep 15, 2014
| 6:16 AM
In one of the most devastating TV commercials of the season so far, an unidentified man explains that he was financially destroyed when he and many other Floridians were swindled by now-convicted Ponzi schemer Scott Rothstein. The angry victim then points...
| Sep 16, 2014
| 9:29 AM
Accused killer Tony Villegas won't face the death penalty for the 2008 murder of Scott Rothstein law firm attorney Melissa Britt Lewis, a state prosecutor revealed in court on Tuesday.
Homicide prosecutor Al Ribas also said the state has offered a...
| Apr 25, 2014
| 9:24 AM
Two Broward Sheriff's Office deputies are the latest to fall in the Scott Rothstein Ponzi scandal.
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| Nov 15, 2013
| 6:30 AM
Sheriff Scott Israel worked so hard to become Broward County sheriff, he might consider that victory priceless. But if you had to pay for it, it'd be valued at about $1,500 a day, according to a silent auction by the Museum of Discovery and Science....
| Feb 6, 2014
| 3:05 PM
Former Gov. Charlie Crist’s campaign – though not Crist himself – hit back hard Thursday against allegations that emanated this week from convicted Ponzi schemer Scott Rothstein.
“There’s nothing even remotely credible...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 1:45 PM
During a telephone conference call this week, Sharon Day of Fort Lauderdale, the No. 2 official at the Republican National Committee, offered some counter-programming to former Gov. Charlie Crist’s book tour.
Crist, a former Republican running for...
| Feb 1, 2014
| 11:54 AM
When Scott Rothstein takes his first turn on the witness stand — probably this week, in the criminal trial of his former employee Christina Kitterman — her defense hopes she will look like a very small pawn easily manipulated by the $1.4...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 9:27 AM
While Ponzi schemer Scott Rothstein is testifying in court in West Palm Beach today, it's a good time to drag out old emails from just before his fall.
Rothstein was busy bullying the Sun Sentinel back in the summer of 2009, just before his Ponzi scheme...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 5:47 PM
Saying it's a true story that outshines most Hollywood movie scripts, the trial of one of Scott Rothstein's former employees began Monday with her defense asking jurors to remember that Rothstein is a master deceiver who conned everyone from powerful...
| Jan 24, 2014
| 7:03 PM
When Scott Rothstein's massive Ponzi scheme was exposed in 2009, the disgraced Fort Lauderdale lawyer sang like a bird to federal authorities, implicating friends, family and former colleagues in crimes and promising to testify against them.
| Mar 21, 2014
| 6:34 PM
His crime: conspiring to sell Kim Rothstein's jewelry — including a dazzling 12.08-carat yellow diamond — purchased by her husband, imprisoned Ponzi schemer Scott Rothstein.
His punishment: 10 months in federal prison followed by one year of...