Florida

Criminal Justice

Judge resentences polo mogul to 16 years in DUI manslaughter case, denies bond during appeal

Criminal Justice

Florida State gunman was a former BigLaw associate

Criminal Justice

Feds freeze 1,000 student accounts at Florida college, charge 21 in $1.9M tax-refund scheme

Death Penalty

Dozens of lawyers have missed habeas deadlines, resulting in just one sanction

Banking Law

Fannie Mae pursues borrowers for foreclosure losses in ‘robo-signer redux’

White-Collar Crime

Prison looms for onetime law student: 2nd Circuit denies stay in ‘most lucrative’ insider-tip case

Privacy Law

Lawyer for Jameis Winston tweets accuser’s name; could he be held liable?

Trials & Litigation

Feds claim Yankees star A-Rod paid personal assistant $900K to keep quiet

Women in the Law

‘Neurotic November’ is retired judge’s latest mystery novel

Criminal Justice

Lawyer accused in money-laundering sting allegedly told agent his name stood for ‘for love of money’

Government Law

Three people cited for violating Florida city’s new restrictions on feeding homeless

Evidence

Firm loses battle to prevent judgment creditor of client from obtaining trust-account info

Legal Ethics

Ordered off bench by state’s top court, judge declares a 5-minute recess and exits

Legislation & Lobbying

Lobbyists target attorneys general; Dickstein touts its ‘strong relationships’ with AGs

Careers

Lawyer, 52, hopes to become a police officer

Criminal Justice

Polo mogul found guilty in DUI manslaughter retrial; judge orders him to jail

Criminal Justice

Former lawyer convicted of murder in slaying of maintenance man during South Beach condo eviction

Criminal Justice

Man convicted of ID theft gets less prison time due to reform, facial tattoo removal

Criminal Justice

Inmates at 2 jails falsely cried Ebola, officials say; one defendant now faces a new charge

Trials & Litigation

Sequestered juror’s Internet surfing at issue in Palm Beach polo mogul’s DUI manslaughter retrial