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Judge Laura Watson

It’s all about the Benjamin’s – Millions of them!

By Dan Lewis For, Mar. 31, 2015 – In a story first reported by Broward Beat, conspiracy, perjury and cover-up by the Florida Bar and the Judicial Qualifications Commission now target Broward County Circuit Court Judge Laura Watson. Between 2002 and 2004, several people were wronged by an insurance company.  After a lot of litigation, the insurance company reluctantly paid their claims.  Because a few had sued for bad faith – an action that could mean the insurance companies would owe […]

Should Judges Beg For Campaign Contributions?

Should Judges Beg For Campaign Contributions?

By Buddy Nevins,, Special to, Jan 20, 2015 – An e-mail soliciting money for judicial candidate Michael Lynch hit inboxes last week. Two former judges and not Lynch signed the request because Florida Bar rules forbid judicial candidates from soliciting money for themselves. The legality of that decades-old Bar ban and whether it’s a violation of First Amendment rights of free speech will be argued at the U. S. Supreme Court today. A decision is due by June and […]