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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 […]

Laura Watson

Broward Judge, Facing Removal, Accuses Attorneys In Disciplinary Proceeding With Contempt

By Buddy Nevins,, Special to, Mar 13, 2015 – Accused of misconduct and fighting to hold on to her job, Broward Circuit Judge Laura Watson charged this week that the attorneys who recommended in 2014 her removal from office should be held in criminal contempt. Watson is accused of mishandling a $14.5 million legal settlement before being elected to the bench in 2012. It is alleged that as a private attorney, she negotiated a settlement in a civil suit that […]