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Ex-Health Worker Gets 3 Years Prison For Stealing Patient Identities

A former assistant at a South Florida medical practice has been sentenced to three years in federal prison for stealing patient identities from a hospital database.

CBS Tampa–10/25/2014

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Police Raid 13 Marijuana Indoor Growing Operations

Miami-Dade County police say they have raided 13 marijuana indoor growing operations and arrested 11 suspects connected with them.

10/11/2014

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Immigrant Groups Hold Forum On Driver’s Licenses

Miami activists say some 1 million Florida drivers don’t have a license, much less insurance because of their immigration status. And that puts everyone else on the road at risk.

09/27/2014

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Guilty Plea Planned In $7.5M Ex-Heat Player Fraud

A man previously convicted of real estate fraud has agreed to plead guilty to a multi-million dollar investment scam involving three former Miami Heat players and the team itself.

09/24/2014

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Man Questioned Over Missing Florida Woman Kills Self

Authorities say a man sought for questioning in the disappearance of a South Florida woman killed himself when approached by deputies in the Florida Keys.

09/17/2014

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$100M Lawsuit Over Bahamas Helicopter Crash Dismissed

A $100 million lawsuit against a Florida billionaire over a fatal 2012 helicopter crash in the Bahamas has been dismissed.

09/01/2014

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Mistrial In Bully-Related Slaying Of 400-Pound Man

Prosecutors intend to retry a man on murder charges after a Miami jury could not reach a verdict in a case involving a 400-pound victim the suspect claims was bullying him at work.

CBS Tampa–08/30/2014

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AIDS Patients Fear Discrimination In Affordable Care Act Exchange

Patient advocates say some insurance companies are making HIV and AIDS drugs unaffordable in plans issued through the Affordable Care Act by shifting much of the cost to customers.

CBS Tampa–08/06/2014

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Florida Gets $42M In Refunds Under New Health Law

Federal health officials say nearly 1 million Floridians who bought insurance under the Affordable Care Act will receive roughly $42 million in refunds thanks to a provision in the law.

CBS Tampa–07/24/2014

Justin Bieber mugshot while in police custody on January 23, 2014 after being arrested on drunk driving charges. (Miami Beach Police Department via Getty Images)

Justin Bieber Pleads No Contest In California Vandalism Case

The pop singer still faces DUI charges in Miami and assault charges in Toronto.

07/09/2014

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