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• [miamiherald.com] The chief wanted perfect stats, so cops were told to pin crimes on black people, probe found
• [miaminewtimes] Posh Brickell Condo Claims Contractor Stole Thousands While Residents Suffered What's your condo horror story? An air-conditioning unit that wasn't fixed for weeks? A neighbor whose loud music kept you up all night?
• [miamiherald.com] Despite brother's testimony, jurors acquit Florida City man in murder case Miami-Dade jurors late Wednesday acquitted a Florida City man whose brother testified against him in a 2006 drive-by killing
• [miamiherald.com] Chinese mother smuggled to South Florida seeks asylum based on 'one-child' limit "The government dropped the charge because it was the right thing to do," Ke's attorney, Richard Docobo, said Tuesday. "Zuo Mei Ke was subject to forced sterilization. If she had remained in China, they would have made her life so difficult."
• [miamiherald.com] Miami-Dade man pleads guilty to deadly robbery, escape "It was a pleasure working with Brainley's family. They are good hard-working decent people, and I only wish the result could have been a little bit better for them," said defense attorney Richard Docobo.
• [miamiherald.com] Feds drop major drug cases against S. Fla head shops Miami federal prosecutors dropped drug-related charges against 27 operators of South Florida head shops - in an undercover probe dubbed "Operation Cedar Sweep."

Cases

Mr. Docobo recently won a reversal of a large scale federal fraud conviction in United States v. Pavlenko, 838 F.3d 1168 (11th Cir. 2016). This major federal decision is an important case for the business community as the decision recognizes that deceiving does not always involve harming another person; whereas defrauding does.