Month: April 2015

Ex-Foundry executive gets 6-1/2 years prison for insider trading

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Ex-Foundry executive gets 6-1/2 years prison for insider trading(Reuters) - A former executive of Foundry Networks Inc was sentenced to 6-1/2 years in prison on Monday for leaking inside information about the data-equipment maker to a hedge fund analyst.David Riley, Foundry's former chief information officer, was also fined $50,000 by U.S. District Judge Valerie Caproni, who said the case should demonstrate the risks that from engaging in... [...]

Divided U.S. Supreme Court wrestles with gay marriage case

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Divided U.S. Supreme Court wrestles with gay marriage case(Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court appeared sharply divided on Tuesday on whether to legalize gay marriage across the United States, with Justice Anthony Kennedy, the likely swing vote, asking skeptical questions but saying same-sex couples can have a "noble purpose" for marrying.The nine justices peppered lawyers on both sides of the issue with questions in the landmark case over... [...]

Family Of Man Killed By Cop Releases Video Of Shooting

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  MIAMI (CBSMiami) – A dash cam video which shows the moments leading up to Miami Gardens police fatally shooting a mentally ill man was released to the public Wednesday afternoon. The family’s attorney, at a press conference Wednesday ahead of the video’s release, said the family was “outraged” after watching the video.“When you see this video, you will realize that this was not a justifiable shooting,” Glen Goldberg,... [...]

Broward Police searching for gunman in fatal Lauderhill McDonald’s shooting | Miami Herald

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Broward Police searching for gunman in fatal Lauderhill McDonald’s shooting Police are searching for the gunman who left one man dead after a shooting at a Lauderhill McDonald’s on Friday night. At around 7 p.m., Lauderhill Police responded to reports of gunfire at a McDonald’s restaurant within the Inverness Shopping Center on West Oakland Park Boulevard. Lauderhill Police spokesman Rick Rocco said there was an altercation between... [...]

Miami-Dade‘s new children’s courthouse called ‘place of hope’ | Miami Herald

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Hundreds of civic leaders and the biggest names in the legal community gathered on Friday to celebrate the opening of Miami-Dade’s Children’s Courthouse — a gleaming modern building featuring 18 courtrooms and bear sculptures in the lobby to greet visitors. After more than a decade of planning, the courthouse replaces the tiny, aging and universally disdained juvenile courthouse about five miles west. The new 14-story building, at... [...]