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Feds to charge North Miami mayor with mortgage fraud – Miami-Dade –

Federal agents planned to arrest North Miami Mayor Lucie Tondreau on mortgage fraud charges Monday but she was out of town — attending a convention in Las Vegas.

When she returns, the mayor will join three other suspects facing charges of conspiring to commit wire fraud and actual wire under an indictment unsealed Monday afternoon.

All four were charged with defrauding lenders on $8 million in loans used to purchase 20 South Florida properties by using “straw buyers” in 2006, according to the indictment. The mayor is accused of using her radio program at the time to recruit alleged buyers for the fraudulent loans.

Although it is of course never mentioned in this “news” report, Mayor Crook-From-Haiti is a registered Democrat.  Tell me you’re shocked.

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About Bill Quick

I am a small-l libertarian. My primary concern is to increase individual liberty as much as possible in the face of statist efforts to restrict it from both the right and the left. If I had to sum up my beliefs as concisely as possible, I would say, "Stay out of my wallet and my bedroom," "your liberty stops at my nose," and "don't tread on me." I will believe that things are taking a turn for the better in America when married gays are able to, and do, maintain large arsenals of automatic weapons, and tax collectors are, and do, not.


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