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Mayo on the Side: Michael Mayo | Sun Sentinel BlogsHow does a county spend big bucks on a jail expansion that leaves the county with fewer jail beds than when it started? Just ask Palm Beach County, which has managed the trick with its recent troubled jail construction project,......
Mayo on the Side: Michael Mayo | Sun Sentinel BlogsNothing like some good outrage for the holiday season. The cases involving notorious South Florida deadly drivers John Goodman and Ryan LeVin have provided plenty. When I heard that Goodman had been allowed to return to his Wellington mansion to......
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Mayo on the Side: Michael Mayo | Sun Sentinel BlogsThe next time someone says the justice system treats offenders equally, just tell them about John Goodman, the Wellington polo magnate convicted of manslaughter DUI. He's already been tried, already been convicted and already has been sentenced to 16...
Mayo on the Side: Michael Mayo | Sun Sentinel BlogsIn a letter to the judge who is scheduled to sentence Wellington polo magnate John Goodman for DUI manslaughter on Friday (if a mistrial isn't declared), the girlfriend who became his adopted daughter extolled Goodman's virtues and told how he......
Mayo on the Side: Michael Mayo | Sun Sentinel BlogsIf you repeat something often enough, people start to believe it. And so it was with the buzzword "privatization," which took hold in Florida during the Jeb Bush era. Private companies could always do things smarter, better, cheaper and more......
Mayo on the Side: Michael Mayo | Sun Sentinel BlogsThe worst thing that a worker could hear is: You're fired. I imagine the second-worst thing is what 247 Broward Sheriff's jail deputies have been told: Take a 25 percent pay cut or you're fired. "It bothers me -- nobody......
Who's on Team Gloucester?A judge found Gloucester dentist Bill Dodson guilty today of pointing or brandishing a firearm at another in a case that highlighted "bad blood" in the Clay Bank area. General District Court Judge Jeffrey Shaw ordered Dodson to pay a $500......
Mayo on the Side: Michael Mayo | Sun Sentinel BlogsWhat kind of governing body demands big budget cuts from its biggest spender, then turns around and sticks him with a big expense at the same time? The Broward County Commission, that's who. The same Broward County Commission that can't......
Mayo on the Side: Michael Mayo | Sun Sentinel BlogsGiven the inconclusive testimony about whether ex-New York Yankee Jim Leyritz ran a red light before crashing into Fredia Veitch in Decmeber 2007, it's no surprise that a Broward jury came back with a split verdict over the weekend. Leyritz......
Who's on Team Gloucester?A Newport News man was sentenced to 38 years in prison last week for the armed robbery of Rick's Country Store and other breaking and entering charges. Anthony Goins and another man robbed the rural store at the intersection of......
Mayo on the Side: Michael Mayo | Sun Sentinel BlogsFormer New York Yankee Jim Leyritz will learn today whether he'll get jail time for his December 2007 drunk-driving wreck that killed Fredia Veitch, a mother of two who had also been drinking that night. Sentencing is set for 2......
Palm Beach Politics | Sun Sentinel blogsPalm Beach County commissioners Tuesday agreed to close a loophole that threatened to allow out-of-state sex offenders to move in and avoid local residency restrictions. The county since 2006 has imposed limits on where sexual offenders can live to try......
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