| Apr 16, 2013
| 7:27 AM
In the saga of Fort Lauderdale's infamous Ponzi schemer Scott Rothstein and his wife, Kim, don't count author Chuck Malkus as the former power couple's biggest fan.
"People are fed up with fraudulent acts and a message needs to be sent. It's time to...
| Sep 29, 2013
| 2:42 PM
Mr. William "Bill" R. Scherer cofounded the Firm in 1974 with former partner Rex Conrad. Over the past almost four decades, Mr. Scherer has grown Conrad & Scherer into one of Florida’s leading law firms and has expanded the Firm’s presence...
| Jan 11, 2013
TALLAHASSEE — Good morning and happy Friday. Here are the top stories we're reading this morning. * The Sentinel/Sun-Sentinel writes that Gov. Rick Scott gains more control of the higher ed system with new appointments to the Board of Governors. *...
| Mar 14, 2011
| 5:56 PM
Jipsy Castillo (photo by Beth Black)
In typical photographs of Miami social life, oddly dressed society people pose next to giant checks in unaffordable locations, Entourage wannabes clutch overpriced...
| Oct 24, 2012
| 11:57 AM
Here we are nearing the finish line in the Broward sheriff's race, and the spectators are starting to throw things.
So far, Lamberti's the object of the most attacks. Maybe you've seen them in your mailboxes, your computer in-boxes or on TV?
| Nov 1, 2012
| 8:40 AM
The ads in the race for sheriff have gone from discourse of crime and leadership to bedroom talk, and candidate Scott Israel is fuming.
In the video above, Israel's wife, Susan, denounces the attack campaign. An enemy of the Israel candidacy posted...
| Dec 14, 2012
| 7:16 AM
A sheriff's office employee whose relationship with Ponzi schemer Scott Rothstein dogged Sheriff Al Lamberti has resigned.
Undersheriff Tom Wheeler "announced that he will be retiring,'' spokesman Jim Leljedal told us, right before he, too, announced...
| Oct 11, 2012
| 11:25 AM
[UPDATED with responses from Roger Stone and the South Florida Tea Party]
An upset voter called yesterday to say she'd gotten a robocall from the South Florida Tea Party endorsing Republican Sheriff Al Lamberti.
It was enough to make her re-...
| Dec 31, 2011
For more than 70 hours, billion-dollar fraudster Scott Rothstein talked and talked, answering questions for the first time under oath. He mapped out how he constructed the largest financial swindle in South Florida history, leveled damaging accusations at...
| Dec 23, 2011
| 5:17 PM
Convicted fraudster Scott Rothstein said he paid off law enforcement officers, judges and local politicians as he handed off about $1 million in bribes, according to attorneys who sat through his extraordinary testimony the past two weeks.
| Sep 22, 2011
| 9:10 AM
Overall impression: Vivo Partenza represents the resurrection of Tony Bova's luxury restaurant empire. His restaurants in Fort Lauderdale and Boca Raton closed after his business partner Scott Rothstein was revealed to be running a massive Ponzi scheme....