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Florida News: Palm Beach County Resident, Robert F. Lasky Convicted of Conspiracy to Commit Sex Trafficking of a Minor

West Palm Beach, Florida – On July 13, 2018, a federal jury in West Palm Beach, Florida, convicted Charles Edward Smith of conspiracy to commit sex trafficking of a minor. Benjamin G. Greenberg, United States Attorney for the Southern District of Florida, Robert F. Lasky, Special Agent in Charge, Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), Miami … Continue reading Florida News: Palm Beach County Resident, Robert F. Lasky Convicted of Conspiracy to Commit Sex Trafficking of a Minor

Florida News: Palm Beach, Home Health Care Company and Its Owner Agree to Resolve False Claims Act Allegations for $1.5 Million

Palm Beach, Fa. – Healthquest, Inc. and its owners, Frank Jaramillo and Ruth Jaramillo, have agreed to pay $1.5 million to the United States to settle allegations that Healthquest paid kickbacks to marketers in order to induce patient referrals, the United States Attorney’s Office announced today. Healthquest is a home health care company located in … Continue reading Florida News: Palm Beach, Home Health Care Company and Its Owner Agree to Resolve False Claims Act Allegations for $1.5 Million

TALLAHASSEE, Fla | Billionaire developer Jeff Greene runs for Florida governor

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Billionaire Jeff Greene is jumping into Florida’s governor’s race, joining the already crowded Democratic primary. It’s not the first political run for Palm Beach real estate developer, who lost a U.S. Senate primary eight years ago despite spending $30 million of his own money. Greene, who filed his latest paperwork on … Continue reading TALLAHASSEE, Fla | Billionaire developer Jeff Greene runs for Florida governor

PALM BEACH, Florida | The Latest: Trump in Key West for drug trafficking briefing

PALM BEACH, Florida | April 19, 2018 (AP)(STL.News)  The Latest on President Donald Trump (all times local): 1:00 p.m. Crowds are lining the streets of Key West, Florida, as President Donald Trump attends a briefing on combatting drug trafficking. Hundreds of people gathered along the motorcade route, waving colorful signs applauding and insulting the president, … Continue reading PALM BEACH, Florida | The Latest: Trump in Key West for drug trafficking briefing

PALM BEACH, Fla. | Trade issues expose the limits of Trump-Abe ‘bromance’

PALM BEACH, Fla. | April 18, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe courted the new American president with a golden driver not long after Donald Trump won the White House. He’s met with the billionaire businessman more than any other world leader, and he’s Trump’s second-most frequent caller. Yet the “bromance” between Trump and … Continue reading PALM BEACH, Fla. | Trade issues expose the limits of Trump-Abe ‘bromance’

PALM BEACH, Fla. | Trump, Abe fail to agree on US tariff exemption for Japan

PALM BEACH, Fla.  | April 18, 2018 (AP)(STL.News)President Donald Trump, and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said Wednesday they had failed to reach a deal that would exempt Japan from new U.S. steel and aluminum tariffs, as Abe had wanted. Instead, the leaders announced they had agreed to start talks on a new “free, fair and … Continue reading PALM BEACH, Fla. | Trump, Abe fail to agree on US tariff exemption for Japan

PALM BEACH, Florida | Trump passes up chance to say if he’ll fire Mueller

PALM BEACH, Florida | April 18, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — President Donald Trump on Wednesday passed up a chance to say whether he plans to fire special counsel Robert Mueller and Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein. Speaking at a joint press conference in Florida with the prime minister of Japan, Trump said months of speculation that he would … Continue reading PALM BEACH, Florida | Trump passes up chance to say if he’ll fire Mueller

PALM BEACH, Fla. | Trump slams California governor over US troops at border

PALM BEACH, Fla. | April 18, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) President Donald Trump is accusing California’s governor of “trying to back out of the National Guard at the Border.” Democrat Jerry Brown has said he’s nearing agreement on the state joining Trump’s large-scale deployment along the Mexican border. Brown’s office said Tuesday that nothing’s changed since the … Continue reading PALM BEACH, Fla. | Trump slams California governor over US troops at border