Philip Esformes, Miami Beach healthcare executive at center of massive Medicare fraud case.
Philip Esformes, Miami Beach healthcare executive at center of massive Medicare fraud case. Rob Latour Invision/AP
Philip Esformes, Miami Beach healthcare executive at center of massive Medicare fraud case. Rob Latour Invision/AP

Jay Weaver writes about bad guys who specialize in con jobs, rip-offs and squirreling away millions. Since joining the Miami Herald in 1999, he’s covered the federal courts nonstop, from Elian’s custody battle to A-Rod’s steroid use. He was on the Herald team that won the Pulitzer Prize for breaking news in 2001.