Help Me Howard? Chief Asst Broward Public Defender Got Slap On Wrist For Telling Female Prosecutor “I Want To Put My Fist in The Back Of Your Skull”

Gordon Weekes On the surface, it appears to be the perfect case for “Help Me Howard,” the popular legal help segment on WSVN Channel 7 News hosted by Broward Public Defender Howard Finkelstein—a dispute at the office leads to a male employee threatening a female employee with disturbing and violent imagery. But this incident did […]

Judicial Candidate Betsy Benson Violates Law With Campaign Emails?

Add Betsy Benson to the long list of Broward County judicial candidates violating Florida election laws. The Benson campaign sent fundraising emails to public office buildings, a clear violation of Florida Statute 106.15(4) which states, “No person shall make and no person shall solicit or knowingly accept any political contribution in a building owned by […]

“Help Me Howard” Files For Re-Election

“Help Me” Howard Finkelstein finally filed for re-election as the Broward County Public Defender. Many Broward insiders started rumor-mongering when Finkelstein failed to file late last year. Some belived he would run against Mike Satz for the Broward State Attorney position. Finkelstein, a fixture on the WSVN Channel 7 “Help Me Howard segments, should have an […]