The Florida Supreme Court on Thursday ordered Bernardo Roman, a former lawyer for the Miccosukee tribe, banned from the legal profession. He filed a series of frivolous lawsuits against the tribe’s former attorneys.
After Miccosukee tribal police officers were roundly criticized for taking a newborn baby from a hospital outside their reservation, the feds are offering training for cops about the reaches of Indian law.
LeBron James of the Cleveland Cavaliers (and former Miami Heat basketball star) paid a visit to Westchester's Christopher Columbus High School. A day later, he watched his son LeBron Jr. play in a tournament at Southwest Miami Senior High.
In July, the 1978 Coral Park Rams baseball team will meet in Tampa to celebrate the 40th anniversary of their state title. No other Rams baseball team — before or since — made it as far as a state semifinal.
Florida Highway Patrol says the area of Krome Avenue and Northwest 122nd Avenue is reopened in both directions after being closed for four and a half hours after a Monday morning crash that killed one person and hospitalized another.
Prosecutors believe Manuel Marin, a founder of Miami-based Presidente Supermarkets, had his wife's lover murdered in 2011. He is believed on the lam in Spain, while cops arrested two others suspected of being involved, including MMA fighter Alexis Vila Perdomo.
Miami's Richard Rodriguez Gray was sentenced to 15 years in federal prison Thursday after pleading guilty to sex trafficking a minor. Gray's reaction to a Santa's Enchanted Forest employee not paying Gray's 16-year-old prostitute put cops onto him.
Dolphin Mall will be open regular hours, 11 a.m. to 8 p.m., Sunday after Saturday night’s panic and lockdown following inaccurate reports of gunshots fired. This happened at Dolphin Mall in August, too.
Liliana Sanchez bonded out Saturday, nine days after her arrest on 48 counts of criminal chargest stemming from giving unlicensed Botox injections at her West Miami-Dade business, which has carried the names Lisans Beauty Center and Imaging Digital Diagnostic.
More than two weeks after a pedestrian bridge being constructed over busy Southwest Eighth Street near the FIU campus suddenly collapsed, killing six people, investigators and engineers are still trying to understand what happened.
West Miami-Dade’s Jonathan Diaz-Fundora, 23, was arrested on child pornography and rape charges after Polk County Sheriff’s Office cops found him in a hotel with a Lakeland 10-year-old he’d been coaxing sexual photos and videos from for two months.
The Miccosukee tribe insists that its court had the authority to remove baby Ingrid Johnson from a Miami hospital. But as the child was finally returned to her mother, Indian law experts say tribal cops should have presented the tribal paperwork to a Miami judge first.
A Miccosukee court agreed to return baby Ingrid Johnson to her parents, four days after it dispatched tribal police to seize the child at Baptist Hospital in Kendall. Critics said the Indian tribe did not have jurisdiction outside the reservation.