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Huge crowd mourns Parkland teen shooting victim Joaquin Oliver
 Wearing Cubs jerseys, Dolphin jerseys, Panther jerseys, Chelsea United jerseys, but most of all Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School jerseys, hundreds turned out Saturday to mourn the death and celebrate the life of 17-year-old Joaquin Oliver, an athlete and avid sports fan who was among the 17 killed during Wednesday’s shooting...

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Wearing Cubs jerseys, Dolphin jerseys, Panther jerseys, Chelsea United jerseys, but most of all Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School jerseys, hundreds turned out Saturday to mourn the death and celebrate the life of 17-year-old Joaquin Oliver, an athlete and avid sports fan who was among the 17 killed during Wednesday’s shooting...
Claiming abuse from Holocaust survivor, Dr. Marder seeks judge’s mercy
 Packing a federal courtroom with supporters, Dr. Gary Marder on Friday used his horrific childhood as the son of a Holocaust survivor to try to convince a judge to sentence him to house arrest on obstruction and health care fraud charges. Painting the dermatologist who lives in a $27 million oceanfront mansion in Palm Beach as a flawed man...

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Packing a federal courtroom with supporters, Dr. Gary Marder on Friday used his horrific childhood as the son of a Holocaust survivor to try to convince a judge to sentence him to house arrest on obstruction and health care fraud charges. Painting the dermatologist who lives in a $27 million oceanfront mansion in Palm Beach as a flawed man...
Brother of late PBSO deputy pleads guilty to bank fraud
 The brother of a Palm Beach County sheriff’s deputy who shot his ex-girlfriend and then killed himself, pleaded guilty to bank fraud on Friday in connection with a credit card scheme he ran while managing a jewelry store in the Mall at Wellington Green. Frank Dunkow, 52, faces a maximum 30-year prison term and $1 million fine when he...

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The brother of a Palm Beach County sheriff’s deputy who shot his ex-girlfriend and then killed himself, pleaded guilty to bank fraud on Friday in connection with a credit card scheme he ran while managing a jewelry store in the Mall at Wellington Green. Frank Dunkow, 52, faces a maximum 30-year prison term and $1 million fine when he...
Former death row inmate seeks release for 1981 double murder in Glades
 Nearly 40 years after newlyweds from Miami were fatally shot while on a hunting trip in western Palm Beach County, their anguished family returned to a county courtroom on Thursday to beg a judge not to let the couple’s killer go free. For more than two hours, the families of John and Gail Hardeman relived their initial pain of finding...

Posted: 3 days ago

Nearly 40 years after newlyweds from Miami were fatally shot while on a hunting trip in western Palm Beach County, their anguished family returned to a county courtroom on Thursday to beg a judge not to let the couple’s killer go free. For more than two hours, the families of John and Gail Hardeman relived their initial pain of finding...
Seeking mercy, Quarles apologizes for killing Santaluces classmate
 Choking back tears, 21-year-old Frank Quarles on Thursday apologized for killing a fellow Santaluces High School student in an argument over a stolen bicycle but insisted the 2012 shooting was a tragic accident. “I’m very sorry,” Quarles said, looking across the courtroom at the grieving family of 16-year-old Michael Coogle-Robertson...

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Choking back tears, 21-year-old Frank Quarles on Thursday apologized for killing a fellow Santaluces High School student in an argument over a stolen bicycle but insisted the 2012 shooting was a tragic accident. “I’m very sorry,” Quarles said, looking across the courtroom at the grieving family of 16-year-old Michael Coogle-Robertson...
Delray area doctor faces life sentence after 25-year term tossed out
 When a Palm Beach County judge in 2016 sentenced a 59-year-old suburban Delray Beach doctor to 25 years in prison on drug trafficking charges, his attorneys said it was tantamount to a life sentence. On Wednesday, an appeals court threw out the sentence, saying Circuit Judge Jack Cox offered no justification for refusing to hand Dr. Barry...

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When a Palm Beach County judge in 2016 sentenced a 59-year-old suburban Delray Beach doctor to 25 years in prison on drug trafficking charges, his attorneys said it was tantamount to a life sentence. On Wednesday, an appeals court threw out the sentence, saying Circuit Judge Jack Cox offered no justification for refusing to hand Dr. Barry...
Second juror has concerns about guilt of Boynton cop, lawyer says
 Another juror who helped convict Boynton Beach police Sgt. Philip Antico has contacted authorities with concerns about how the panel decided the veteran officer lied to FBI agents about his role in a 2014 beating, his lawyer said Tuesday. Attorney Gregg Lerman said he learned about the second juror just before the start of an nearly all-day...

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Another juror who helped convict Boynton Beach police Sgt. Philip Antico has contacted authorities with concerns about how the panel decided the veteran officer lied to FBI agents about his role in a 2014 beating, his lawyer said Tuesday. Attorney Gregg Lerman said he learned about the second juror just before the start of an nearly all-day...
Boynton cops fight to avoid prison terms for roles in 2014 beating
 Already facing the grim reality that they will be stripped of their badges, Boynton Beach police Sgt. Philip Antico and Officer Michael Brown on Tuesday will try to persuade a federal judge not to send them to prison for their roles in a 2014 beating. The all-day hearing is to give U.S. District Judge Robin Rosenberg time to address myriad...

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Already facing the grim reality that they will be stripped of their badges, Boynton Beach police Sgt. Philip Antico and Officer Michael Brown on Tuesday will try to persuade a federal judge not to send them to prison for their roles in a 2014 beating. The all-day hearing is to give U.S. District Judge Robin Rosenberg time to address myriad...
Five rescued after boat capsized three miles from Lake Worth Inlet
 Five men were plucked from the water Sunday afternoon after their boat capsized in the Atlantic Ocean about three miles east of the Lake Worth Inlet, the U.S. Coast Guard reported. After receiving a call about a capsized vessel from the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office, rescue crews at about 3:30 p.m. found the five men clinging to...

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Five men were plucked from the water Sunday afternoon after their boat capsized in the Atlantic Ocean about three miles east of the Lake Worth Inlet, the U.S. Coast Guard reported. After receiving a call about a capsized vessel from the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office, rescue crews at about 3:30 p.m. found the five men clinging to...
FAU professor sues over traffic death of son, a lawyer
 The father of a 27-year-old Boca Raton lawyer who was killed in a traffic accident on Northlake Boulevard in September has sued the driver of the other car involved in the crash. In the lawsuit filed this week in Palm Beach County Circuit Court, the father of Elijah DeRosa, an associate with the Ovadia Law Group in Boca Raton, claims negligence...

Posted: 9 days ago

The father of a 27-year-old Boca Raton lawyer who was killed in a traffic accident on Northlake Boulevard in September has sued the driver of the other car involved in the crash. In the lawsuit filed this week in Palm Beach County Circuit Court, the father of Elijah DeRosa, an associate with the Ovadia Law Group in Boca Raton, claims negligence...
Mom sues over son’s death at Boynton sober home
 The mother of a 26-year-old New York man who died last year while seeking drug treatment in Palm Beach County has sued a West Palm Beach treatment center owned by two men who in September pleaded guilty to dozens of counts of patient brokering. In the lawsuit filed Wednesday in Palm Beach County Circuit Court, the mother of Francis &ldquo...

Posted: 9 days ago

The mother of a 26-year-old New York man who died last year while seeking drug treatment in Palm Beach County has sued a West Palm Beach treatment center owned by two men who in September pleaded guilty to dozens of counts of patient brokering. In the lawsuit filed Wednesday in Palm Beach County Circuit Court, the mother of Francis &ldquo...