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Daisy Baez pleads guilty to perjury after falsifying address to establish residency

By Rodrigo Paredes | November 8, 2017

MIAMI – A disgraced former South Florida lawmaker has pleaded guilty to perjury as part of a plea deal that will keep her from serving any prison time. The Miami-Dade County state attorney’s office said Wednesday that former state Rep. Daisy Baez pleaded guilty to the criminal charge. Prosecutors said Baez changed her voter registration […]

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Miami Beach Commissioner resigns ahead of pleading no contest to criminal charge

By Rodrigo Paredes | October 24, 2017

  MIAMI BEACH, FLA. (WSVN) – Miami Beach Commissioner Michael Grieco has officially resigned ahead of pleading no contest to a criminal charge. Grieco left a Miami-Dade courtroom, Tuesday, no longer a commissioner and under probation for a year. “Today represents proof of the complexities of Florida’s campaign finance laws,” said Ben Kuehne, Grieco’s attorney. […]

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Cuban migrants who climbed lighthouse claim they’ve been mistreated on Coast Guard cutter

By Rodrigo Paredes | June 30, 2016

MIAMI – A group of Cuban migrants who made it to the American Shoal lighthouse near Sugarloaf Key last month claim they have been mistreated on a U.S. Coast Guard cutter, where they have been staying since May 20. A federal judge ruled Tuesday that the 24 migrants must return to Cuba, because the lighthouse […]

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Jury deliberations begin in Pat Santeramo trial

By Rodrigo Paredes | January 19, 2016

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – A jury began deliberating Tuesday in the trial of former Broward Teachers Union President Pat Santeramo. Santeramo, who was responsible for the union’s $6 million budget, is accused of stealing hundreds of thousands of dollars from the union. “Mr Santeramo was in on the scheme and, in fact, he came up […]

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FL Supreme Court Orders Pizzi Suspension Revoked

By Rodrigo Paredes | December 22, 2014

MIAMI LAKES (CBSMiami) – The attorney for Michael Pizzi, the suspended mayor of Miami Lakes, said he expects Pizzi to return to office. According to Benedict Kuehne, he expects Governor Rick Scott to revoke and rescind the suspension order immediately. This comes after the Florida Supreme Court ruled in favor of Pizzi, Monday, and gave […]

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