A Miami woman who Federal prosecutors say committed $1.36 million in health care fraud was sentenced to almost four years in Federal prison last month.
A Miami Lakes man will be spending almost four years in federal custody last week after agreeing to a plea deal on allegations that he falsely billed $2.5 million to Medicaid.
A pair of Miami men await sentencing after pleading guilty to charges of health care fraud in federal court last week after prosecutors say the duo defrauded Medicare of $8.6 million.
A federal judge granted a stay of execution this weekend for John Errol Ferguson, who was scheduled to be executed by the State of Florida on Tuesday. Ferguson, 64 years old, has been on death row for 34 years since being convicted of the first-degree murder of eight people including six who died in 1977 in Carol City, which at the time was the worst mass slaying in Miami-Dade County history. He also was convicted of killing a teenage couple from Hialeah in 1978.