| Sep 29, 2014
| 3:52 PM
Former Broward County Commissioner Josephus Eggelletion is done serving his time.
Done with the state and federal prison terms he served after pleading guilty to a federal money laundering conspiracy charge and a state unlawful compensation charge. And...
| Mar 14, 2012
| 4:28 PM
The lawyer who hopes to be Broward County's next top prosecutor is trying to get former County Commissioner Josephus Eggelletion released from federal prison as soon as possible.
Chris Mancini, a former federal prosecutor turned defense attorney, is...
| Jan 2, 2012
| 1:20 AM
One of Broward County's former politicians has almost done his prison time and will be coming home in 2012, while several local officials accused of wrongdoing are hoping juries will find them not guilty this year.
Former County Commissioner Josephus...
| Mar 14, 2012
| 5:56 PM
A judge dismissed all criminal charges against suspended Tamarac Mayor Beth Flansbaum-Talabisco on Wednesday, ruling there was no evidence that she received any personal benefit from a controversial father-and-son team of developers.
"This court finds...
| Jan 3, 2012
TALLAHASSEE — Welcome back to the morning reads after a long holiday break on our side. It was a rather slow time politically in the state capitol, but check the Central Florida Political Pulse for any big stories you have missed in the mean time....
| Jul 19, 2012
TALLAHASSEE — Good morning and happy Thursday. Here are the top stories we're reading this morning in Florida politics and government. * The Palm Beach Post reports on a visit by U.S. Interior Secretary Ken Salazar to the Everglades and his concerns...
| Sep 28, 2012
The wheels of justice can grind slowly, especially when it comes to corruption trials involving former elected officials in Broward. The trial of former Broward County Commissioner Diana Wasserman-Rubin has been delayed while she gets treatment for...
| Sep 25, 2009
| 12:56 PM
A federal corruption probe in Broward County appeared to be expanding today, as FBI agents returned to Broward County government offices and announced plans to interview dozens of employees.
Broward County Transportation Director Chris Walton said agents...
| Sep 28, 2009
| 5:27 PM
Suspended Broward County Commissioner Josephus Eggelletion is accused by federal authorities of taking his first payment of tainted money on the golf course -- a wad of cash stuffed into his golf bag by a co-defendant.
Now FBI agents are looking into the...
| Sep 23, 2009
| 2:54 PM
Gov. Charlie Crist issued executive orders Wednesday, suspending Broward County Commissioner Josephus Eggelletion and Broward School Board member Beverly Gallagher.
Now Crist will appoint an interim board member and county commissioner to replace...
| Oct 1, 2009
| 6:15 PM
The day one of the Broward School District's top administrators was to appear before a federal grand jury about controversial construction spending, School Board members expressed how they feel about being dragged into the ongoing investigation of...