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CONNECTING THE DOTS ON LAWYER FOR RUSH ACCUSER
various | 10/3/03 | self

Posted on 10/02/2003 10:14:43 PM PDT by STARWISE

Don't know if there's anything here, but in trying to get information about Ed Shohat, quite an intriguing web is revealed. He's the attorney for the alleged "maid" to Rush Limbaugh who's reported turning him in for illegal prescription drug purchasing. His Democrat Party ties are known .. but there's more.

Shohat is also the attorney for Eduardo and Hector Orlansky, whose financial intrigue is described here:

Miami Herald Article about Espirto Santo Bank and the Orlansky brothers

It just show happens that Espirito Santo Bank formed a partnership with the Orlansky brothers for the purpose of funding their lucrative factoring business.

"One client of Bankest's was Stratesec, a Washington-area security company. In its financial statements filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission, Stratesec acknowledges that E.S. Bankest's money was the lifeblood of its financing."

"Stratesec Incorporated (formerly known as Securacom Incorporated) provides comprehensive technology-based security solutions to large and medium sized commercial and government facilities. The company provides consulting, planning, engineering, designing, systems integration, maintenance and technical support services. The solutions provided by the company include integrated security systems, comprising a command center managing one or more subsystems, intrusion detection systems, closed circuit television systems and fire detection systems. The services include security consulting, integration and implementation of the security systems. The clients of the company include Washington Dulles International Airport, Hewlett-Packard Company, EDS, Wachovia Bank, MCI WorldCom, Inc. and Alltel Corporation. The company became publicly held in October 1997."

That information on Business.com has a url shown, but it's not in sync with the name. It's http://www.bpm.it for Banco Popolare di Milano, an obviously Italian site all in Italian.

The brothers Orlansky are being repped by Shohat as a result of their defaulting on some $170M owed to Espirito Santo.

Google search on Eduardo Orlansky:

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1 posted on 10/02/2003 10:14:44 PM PDT by STARWISE
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2 posted on 10/02/2003 10:16:39 PM PDT by Support Free Republic (Your support keeps Free Republic going strong!)
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To: STARWISE
He has defended a lot of scumbags
3 posted on 10/02/2003 10:17:48 PM PDT by GeronL (The War is not the Presidents hobby!)
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To: GeronL
Including the caregivers for the poor little lost girl in Florida, Riyla Wilson:

Judge reduces bail for Rilya caregivers

4 posted on 10/02/2003 10:20:31 PM PDT by STARWISE (W: the Right Man when we needed him the most ... our blessing from God. Thank you, God.)
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To: GeronL
I don't know about this... I'm not liking Rush hiring a sleazy attorney. This does not say "i'm innocent" does it?
5 posted on 10/02/2003 10:20:43 PM PDT by cyborg (Xtra-strength 10 gauge tinfoil hat)
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To: cyborg
>>I'm not liking Rush hiring a sleazy attorney.

The sleazy attorney mentioned in this article is for the maid, not ElRushbo. How she could afford him should also be questioned.

ElRushbo, on the other hand, is alleged to have retained Leagle-Beagle Roy Black, who got the Kennedy-kin off on the rape charge, and has been involved in other very high profile cases in Florida.
6 posted on 10/02/2003 10:24:43 PM PDT by Keith in Iowa (Tag line produced using 100% post-consumer recycled ethernet packets,)
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To: STARWISE
And this:

Media Research Center piece

" -- "Gore Friend Charged With Violating Law In 1993 FundRaising" announced another July 10 Post headline. Reporter George Lardner Jr. began:

"Miami businessman Howard Glicken, a prominent Democratic fundraiser and friend of Vice President Gore, was charged yesterday with illegally soliciting and laundering $20,000 in foreign money in 1993 for Democratic Senate campaigns.

"Government officials and Glicken's Miami lawyer, Ed Shohat, said Glicken has agreed to plead guilty to two misdemeanor violations of the Federal Election Campaign Act cited in a criminal information filed in U.S. District Court here by the Justice Department's campaign finance task force...."

7 posted on 10/02/2003 10:25:17 PM PDT by STARWISE (W: the Right Man when we needed him the most ... our blessing from God. Thank you, God.)
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To: cyborg
Who did Rush hire?

This post is about the maids very expensive lawyer

8 posted on 10/02/2003 10:25:21 PM PDT by GeronL (The War is not the Presidents hobby!)
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To: GeronL
Who did Rush hire? See: http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-news/994230/posts?page=6#6
9 posted on 10/02/2003 10:26:30 PM PDT by Keith in Iowa (Tag line produced using 100% post-consumer recycled ethernet packets,)
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To: GeronL
The word is that Rush hired Roy Black. I dunno who he is.
10 posted on 10/02/2003 10:27:14 PM PDT by Dianna
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To: GeronL
Whoah my bad. I've been reading too many threads about Rush's new lawyer, some scummy celeb lawyer.
11 posted on 10/02/2003 10:27:39 PM PDT by cyborg (Xtra-strength 10 gauge tinfoil hat)
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To: Keith in Iowa
The sleazy attorney mentioned in this article is for the maid, not ElRushbo. How she could afford him should also be questioned

*** Wonder who is paying then? I know Rush is rich, but I doubt she earned THAT much.
12 posted on 10/02/2003 10:28:33 PM PDT by cyborg (Xtra-strength 10 gauge tinfoil hat)
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To: cyborg
"I've been reading too many threads about Rush's new lawyer, some scummy celeb lawyer."


Hey, when you need a lawyer, you get the one who will get the job done, period. You don't hire a nice sweet person, you hire the best D**M lawyer you can afford.
13 posted on 10/02/2003 10:32:25 PM PDT by fqued (in spite of a "vote for Tom McClintock being a vote for Pia Zadora.")
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To: cyborg
>>Wonder who is paying then? I know Rush is rich, but I doubt she earned THAT much.

That's the proverbial $64,000 question...the maid's legal mouthpiece appears to be well connected in DemonRat circles if other threads I've seen can be believed, and not likely to take on the likes of the maid as a pro-bono/public service gimic...there's an odor here, and it smells like a DemonRat set-up and hit on ElRushbo.
14 posted on 10/02/2003 10:32:58 PM PDT by Keith in Iowa (Tag line produced using 100% post-consumer recycled ethernet packets,)
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To: All
And including these one of these scumbags:

Magluta Blasts Judge's Decision

"MIAMI -- Sal Magluta, who was convicted last year of jury bribery and money laundering in one of Miami's most notorious drug trafficking cases was sentenced to 205 years in prison and a $62 million fine, essentially giving the prosecution what it wanted.

Prosecutors had sought a life term and a $70 million fine for the reputed drug kingpin, who avoided a mandatory life sentence last August when he was acquitted of the most serious charges against him, including allegations that he paid for the murders of three prosecution witnesses in 1996 drug trial that ended in acquittal.

See rest at link

15 posted on 10/02/2003 10:34:15 PM PDT by STARWISE (W: the Right Man when we needed him the most ... our blessing from God. Thank you, God.)
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To: cyborg
She was supposedly paid $100,000 by the Enquirer, one of David Kendall's upstanding clients.
16 posted on 10/02/2003 10:36:12 PM PDT by STARWISE (W: the Right Man when we needed him the most ... our blessing from God. Thank you, God.)
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To: Keith in Iowa
I knew I smelled a demoRAT.
17 posted on 10/02/2003 10:36:30 PM PDT by cyborg (Xtra-strength 10 gauge tinfoil hat)
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To: fqued; STARWISE
I know a person should hire a good lawyer. However, when I read this man's list of clients, I feel like I need to take a shower with lye soap.
18 posted on 10/02/2003 10:37:35 PM PDT by cyborg (Xtra-strength 10 gauge tinfoil hat)
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To: cyborg
This is a sleazy Democrat attorney.

Rush's sleazy attorney is Roy Black, the guy who got William Kennedy Smith off by trashing the woman he raped.
19 posted on 10/02/2003 10:38:06 PM PDT by Howlin
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To: Dianna
The man who got William Kennedy Smith off. Quite the charmer.
20 posted on 10/02/2003 10:39:11 PM PDT by Howlin
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To: Howlin
Rush could have found an attorney with a more 'respectable' name. It's just a turn off that he hired a Kennedy inbred rapist attorney. Yeah this maid was probably set up by Wesley 'Ashley Wilkes' Clarke. Or Howard Dean...
21 posted on 10/02/2003 10:40:32 PM PDT by cyborg (Xtra-strength 10 gauge tinfoil hat)
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To: STARWISE
The National Enquirer is not one of David Kendall's clients.

The law firm he works for use to be the firm that vetted their stories for libel; they don't do it anymore.

22 posted on 10/02/2003 10:40:58 PM PDT by Howlin
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To: cyborg
"I know a person should hire a good lawyer. However, when I read this man's list of clients, I feel like I need to take a shower with lye soap."

How many of them were convicted or lost their case?
I think Rush hired an effective lawyer.
Remember, our legal system is based on procedure, which ensures protections to the accused and to defendants (from the government and from others). A good lawyer uses that well.
23 posted on 10/02/2003 10:42:11 PM PDT by fqued (in spite of a "vote for Tom McClintock being a vote for Pia Zadora.")
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To: cyborg
Rush must pay his maid very nicely. NOT! Its DU backed is my guess.
24 posted on 10/02/2003 10:43:18 PM PDT by SandRat (Duty, Honor, Country. What else needs to be said?)
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To: STARWISE
Also involved in skirmish with F. Lee Bailey over drug dealer's representation and fee that led to Bailey's disbarment:

Cover-Up of O.J. Test?

excerpt:

"Bailey stood to make about $18 million on the stock in a Canadian medical research company that international drug trafficker Claude Duboc turned over 21 months earlier when the stock was worth about $6 million.

Testifying in his own defense Friday, Bailey said federal prosecutors showed no interest in the stock and gave it to him, only later to change their minds when the stock became so valuable.

“I trusted them, a fact for which I am terribly sorry today,” Bailey said.

The government contends the stock was forfeitable assets that shouldn’t have gone to Bailey. He argues that he was given the stock as payment for his services to both Duboc and federal prosecutors who needed Bailey’s expertise to get at Duboc’s vast riches.

The hearing before Circuit Court Judge Cynthia Ellis is scheduled to conclude Monday. Ellis will issue a ruling in the case, but the Florida Supreme Court will have the final say on whether or Bailey should be disciplined.

The allegations against Bailey were brought by former colleague Ed Shohat, who became Bailey’s rival for Duboc’s business.

Bailey began representing Duboc in March 1994, about three months before joining the defense team for Simpson’s double murder trial. Bailey said he was drawn into both cases by Los Angeles attorney Shapiro and traded a $500,000 referral fee due Shapiro for the Duboc case for what Bailey was owed for his role in Simpson’s defense."

25 posted on 10/02/2003 10:43:55 PM PDT by STARWISE (W: the Right Man when we needed him the most ... our blessing from God. Thank you, God.)
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To: SandRat
The trolls are educable retarded after all... here I thought the farthest they could go was spam FR.
26 posted on 10/02/2003 10:45:47 PM PDT by cyborg (Xtra-strength 10 gauge tinfoil hat)
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To: Howlin
I see .. thanks for the update. Who was the Klintoon Karacter that was in involved in the Madison Savings and Loan fiasco that poor Jean Lewis suffered for .. Roger something .. did he not go to the Enquirer? I somehow remember something like that. Howlin, I'll bet you'll remember.
27 posted on 10/02/2003 10:47:03 PM PDT by STARWISE (W: the Right Man when we needed him the most ... our blessing from God. Thank you, God.)
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To: Howlin
You're talking about lawyers here, not candidates for the papacy. When you go looking for a "good" criminal defense lawyer, you shouldn't look for ones that have lost a lot of cases. In any case, Roy Black is hardly in the same category as Shohat.
28 posted on 10/02/2003 10:53:07 PM PDT by a4drvr
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To: Howlin
and ollie north?
29 posted on 10/02/2003 10:53:26 PM PDT by des
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To: STARWISE
From fecinfo.com -

SHOHAT, EDWARD
10/12/2000 $1,000.00
MIAMI, FL 33176
BIERMAN SHOHAT LOEWY & KLEIN -[Contribution]
BILL NELSON FOR U S SENATE

SHOHAT, EDWARD
1/28/1999 $500.00
MIAMI, FL 33131
BIERMAN SHOHAT -[Contribution]
NATIONAL ACTION COMMITTEE - NACPAC

SHOHAT, EDWARD
5/6/1999 $1,000.00
MIAMI, FL 33131
BIERMAN SHOHAT -[Contribution]
NATIONAL ACTION COMMITTEE - NACPAC

SHOHAT, EDWARD
3/13/2000 $1,000.00
MIAMI, FL 33131
BIERMAN SHOHAT -[Contribution]
NATIONAL ACTION COMMITTEE - NACPAC

Shohat, Edward
11/8/2001 $1,000.00
Miami, FL 33131
Bierman Shohat/Attorney -[Contribution]
NATIONAL ACTION COMMITTEE (NACPAC)

Shohat, Edward
1/10/2003 $1,000.00
Miami, FL 33131
Bierman Shohat/Attorney -[Contribution]
NATIONAL ACTION COMMITTEE (NACPAC)

SHOHAT, EDWARD R
3/16/2000 $250.00
MIAMI, FL 33176
ATTORNEY AT LAW -[Contribution]
HASTINGS FOR CONGRESS

SHOHAT, EDWARD R
4/27/2001 $375.00
MIAMI, FL 33176
ATTORNEY -[Contribution]
FRIENDS OF SENATOR CARL LEVIN

SHOHAT, MARIA
4/27/2001 $375.00
MIAMI, FL 33176
BLERMAN SHOHAT ET AL -[Contribution]
FRIENDS OF SENATOR CARL LEVIN


30 posted on 10/02/2003 10:53:56 PM PDT by HAL9000
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To: HAL9000
SHOHAT, EDWARD R
4/24/1992 $250.00
MIAMI, FL 33176
ATTORNEY -[Contribution]
CLINTON FOR PRESIDENT COMMITTEE

SHOHAT, MARIA C
4/24/1992 $250.00
MIAMI, FL 33176
ATTORNEY -[Contribution]
CLINTON FOR PRESIDENT COMMITTEE


31 posted on 10/02/2003 10:57:29 PM PDT by HAL9000
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To: a4drvr
They are plenty of good defense lawyers who haven't gotten rapist off by trashing the victim.

He sucks.
32 posted on 10/02/2003 10:59:36 PM PDT by Howlin
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To: Howlin
Unfortunately, that's the way the system works these days. Black apparently is known as a great defense attorney though:http://www.bizjournals.com/southflorida/stories/2002/09/30/daily2.html
33 posted on 10/02/2003 11:34:11 PM PDT by DittoJed2 (Liberty must at all hazards be supported. We have a right to it,derived from our Maker- John Adams)
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To: Keith in Iowa
Rush's dad was a fine lawyer, and both his dad and Rush have/had many friends who are good, honorable and decent members of the bar.
34 posted on 10/03/2003 12:02:08 AM PDT by PokeyJoe (Don't talk about my armchair unless you know how to pull the recliner lever.)
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To: STARWISE
On one of the other threads, somebody said this lawyer was connected to Al Gore.
35 posted on 10/03/2003 2:43:33 AM PDT by CyberAnt (America - The Greatest Nation on the Face of the Earth)
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To: STARWISE
"one of David Kendall's upstanding clients. "

I knew the Enquirer was run/represented by one of Clinton's buddies, but I couldn't remember who. Thanks. This whole thing is beginning to smell like three day old mullet.
36 posted on 10/03/2003 3:25:33 AM PDT by Humal
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To: cyborg
However, when I read this man's list of clients, I feel like I need to take a shower with lye soap.

Or, in this case, lie soap.

37 posted on 10/03/2003 4:55:34 AM PDT by Erasmus
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To: cyborg
Wonder who is paying then? I know Rush is rich, but I doubt she earned THAT much.

For the accuser? Well, the DNC comes to mind and bet that the Palm Beach County DA is going to try this in the press as well. .Rush did right by hiring Roy Black.
38 posted on 10/03/2003 6:51:07 AM PDT by gatorbait (Yesterday, today and tomorrow.....The United States Army)
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To: Keith in Iowa
Well....she did get paid for her little chat with the National Enquirer. Supposedly six figures. I bet that could go a long way on a down payment for a scum lawyer.
39 posted on 10/03/2003 6:55:01 AM PDT by sissyjane
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To: cyborg
Now your're starting to get warm. FOLLOW THE MONEY.
40 posted on 10/03/2003 6:58:53 AM PDT by ampat
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To: STARWISE
Posted this yesterday on a different thread. Ed Shohat does not come cheap but he's apparently a shark who can definitely smell blood in the water. Drug Kingpins? Shohat's defended BIG ones. Government corruption? He's there ready to stand up for accused dirty politicos too. There's a Janet Reno connection in there too... His wife has teamed up with him on occasion - a lawyer also....

The Miami Herald September 10, 2000

Accused drug lords Willie Falcon and Sal Magluta used more than $25 million in drug profits to pay fees to a dream team of defense lawyers - some of whom accepted cash stuffed in envelopes or checks from phantom benefactors with offshore accounts, according to evidence introduced at a federal conspiracy trial in Miami.

The team of 39 lawyers included such well-known names as Roy Black, Albert Krieger, Ed Shohat and Frank Rubino - considered among the sharpest minds in the national defense bar……

….* Shohat, who once represented Colombian cartel leader Carlos Lehder and prominent local officials such as former Miami city manager Cesar Odio and former Miami-Dade County Commissioner James Burke, testified that he stood dumbfounded in his office one day when an unidentified man dropped a briefcase stuffed with $150,000 cash on the floor and ran out the door.

"I tried to follow him, get him to come back, but I didn't succeed," Shohat said, adding that his client - another Falcon/Magluta codefendant named Victor Alvarez - "assured me after several discussions that the source of the funds was a loan to him from people unrelated to Sal Magluta and Willie Falcon."

Shohat said his client explained that the source of the money wished to remain anonymous so as not to get caught up in the case.

"So you don't know who paid your fees?" Sullivan asked.

"I have no idea," Shohat said. "Oh, I do have an idea. Victor Alvarez paid my fees, but with loan money."

The Associated Press . June 2, 2000, Friday

Bailey: Stock ownership wasn't questioned until value tripled By VICKIE CHACHERE, Associated Press Writer

Federal prosecutors showed no interest in stock F. Lee Bailey took from an international drug trafficker he was representing until the securities surged and Bailey received an enormous payment, the attorney said Friday.

Bailey stood to make about $18 million on the stock in a Canadian medical research company that international drug trafficker Claude Duboc turned over 21 months earlier when the stock was worth about $6 million.

Testifying in his own defense, Bailey said federal prosecutors showed no interest in the stock and gave it to him, only later to change their minds when the stock became so valuable.

"I trusted them, a fact for which I am terribly sorry today," Bailey said.

Bailey is trying to save his license to practice law in Florida. The Florida Bar has filed misconduct and misappropriation charges alleging he used the stock for himself when he was not free to do so.

The government contends the stock was forfeitable assets that shouldn't have gone to Bailey. He argues that he was given the stock as payment for his services to both Duboc and federal prosecutors who needed Bailey's expertise to get at Duboc's vast riches.

The hearing before Circuit Court Judge Cynthia Ellis is scheduled to conclude Monday. Ellis will issue a ruling in the case, but the Florida Supreme Court will have the final say on whether or Bailey should be disciplined.

The allegations against Bailey were brought by former colleague Ed Shohat, who became Bailey's rival for Duboc's business.

Sun-Sentinel (Fort Lauderdale, FL) January 9, 1999

QUINON ADMITS HERNANDEZ AFFAIR; LAWYER'S LIAISON WITH CLIENT'S WIFE COULD LEAD TO DISBARMENT JAY WEAVER; Miami Bureau

For the first time, lawyer Jose Quinon on Friday publicly confessed he had an affair with the wife of his client, ex-City Commissioner Humberto Hernandez, during his vote-fraud trial.

"There was a relationship," said attorney Jay Hogan, representing Quinon at a court hearing. "It lasted from the night of jury selection until the trial was over."

Citing the sex scandal between Monica Lewinsky and President Clinton, Hogan said: "I don't want an Esther-gate." He was referring to Esther Hernandez, 34, the wife of the convicted ex-Little Havana politician.

Humberto Hernandez, 36, is pressing to overturn his misdemeanor vote-fraud conviction in August, arguing that his wife's liaison with his attorney constituted a conflict of interest.

Miami-Dade Circuit Judge Roberto Pineiro set a Jan. 28 hearing to consider Hernandez's request for a new trial on charges he helped cover up tainted absentee ballots in the 1997 Miami election.

Esther Hernandez, a school teacher and mother of their two children, could not be reached for comment. But she told a reporter for The Miami Herald that she had an affair with her husband's prominent attorney during his high-profile trial.

Humberto Hernandez cited the newspaper article as justification for a new trial. But Assistant State Attorney Joe Centorino wants Pineiro to consider possible sworn statements from Esther Hernandez and Quinon before deciding on a new trial.

"We would be foolish to stipulate to something that would be in The Miami Herald," Centorino said.

Quinon's relationship with Esther Hernandez -- they were seen kissing during a Friday night happy hour at Senor Frog's in September, a few weeks after Hernandez was convicted on vote-fraud charges -- provoked the Miami branch of the state Bar to launch an ethics inquiry that might lead to his disbarment.

In October, a federal judge ordered Quinon, 48, to avoid all contact with Humberto Hernandez and to turn over all of his fees earned from representing him in his state vote-fraud trial and in his federal mortgage-fraud defense.

Quinon, who lives with his wife, Louise, and their three children in Coconut Grove, deposited about $ 235,000 in legal fees with the court.

That money is to be used by Hernandez's new attorney, Milton Hirsch, as he presses for a second trial. At the first trial, Pineiro sentenced Hernandez to one year in jail.

Today, Humberto Hernandez remains at the Federal Detention Center in Miami. And Quinon's once-brilliant career, built after 23 years of defending drug kingpins and crooked politicians, is in jeopardy.

Quinon has remained silent since his relationship with Esther Hernandez became public in October. But those who know him say they are baffled by a misstep that seems so out of character for the meticulous workaholic.

"I remain flabbergasted at the conduct, which has been admitted in court by another respected lawyer, Jay Hogan," said Ben Kuehne, president of the Miami-Dade County Bar Association. "It's troubling, because Jose has always been a tremendous lawyer and a fine model for the best of the law profession. This is professionally a stumble."

Born in Cuba, Quinon moved with his family to the United States in the summer of 1962. The family was processed through the Freedom Tower in Miami, and soon after moved to Paterson, N.J. Quinon earned his bachelor's degree at Seton Hall University in South Orange and his law degree from Rutgers University at Newark in 1975.

He immediately headed south to Miami, where he landed a job as a prosecutor in the major crimes division of the State Attorney's Office headed by Janet Reno. After four years there, he broke out on his own in 1983 -- the beginning of a criminal defense career that would eventually make him one of the most sought after lawyers in Miami.

In 1987, Quinon's tough, tactical skills in the courtoom won him a lucrative client -- Colombian drug lord Carlos Lehder. But he and fellow attorney Ed Shohat ended up losing what turned out to be a hopeless case.

Quinon was also one of the defense attorneys in the notorious Miami River cops-cocaine trafficking case during the late 1980s.

At the time, Quinon told a newspaper reporter that the appeal of defending drug dealers was "vicariously living lives that you only see in movies." His personal life, he said, was "so boring that it even bores me to talk about it."

41 posted on 10/03/2003 7:08:23 AM PDT by Range Rover (Karma is a boomerang...)
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To: STARWISE
Interesting.

The other interesting attorney is "Nancy Luque" who is associated with the Muslim dude Al-Arian who was just picked up.

Her clients look like the Dem Party Log including Hugh Rodham, Pollard, Vignali, Maria Hsia (Gore), Melinda Yee (Ron Brown).

42 posted on 10/03/2003 7:33:11 AM PDT by Sacajaweau (God Bless Our Troops!!)
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To: STARWISE
Imagine a court system run by the press. A child killer walks into the court room and says, " Your honor, I've always believed it was fine to kill children, so I can't be judged". And the liberal member of the press who is playing judge says, "Yes, you never had any moral standards so you can't be judged and are free to go."

Next a moral and decent minister comes to the court for jaywalking and says he's sorry, he did wrong. The judge (again played by a member of the press) says "you've told people not to steal, you've helped the poor, you've been an honest and decent person you're whole life, so you're condemned for not being perfect. Off to jail with you."

Conservatives are sick of liberal self-serving double standards.

43 posted on 10/03/2003 7:36:04 AM PDT by GOPJ
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To: GOPJ
Spot on! Thanks for a very, very good post!
44 posted on 10/03/2003 8:33:20 AM PDT by Fury
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To: Keith in Iowa
Frankly if I had the attack dogs after me I'd hire the sleaziest attorney available if he had a good track record for winning.
45 posted on 10/03/2003 9:20:40 AM PDT by WaterDragon
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To: cyborg; All
In my Opinion...I think that this Maid (whom I would NEVER Trust, nor allow to work for me in the first place) PROBABLY tried to Blackmail ElRushbo for a Lot of $$$.

And Rush being who he is, of course would not stand for anything like that...so the Maid decides with her husband and Sleazy Lawyer to go-Public with her side of the "Story" and file a Multi-Million Dollar $uit against Rush.

Now isn't this Special...This is Exactly what the Floundering - Sore Looser DEMON-RAT camp wants, to discredit RUSH and make him into a Low - Life Common criminal that they themselves are Already!

Will these Nasty DEMON-RATS ever stop their pursuit of Death, Destruction and Corrupt Power?

Answer....They Will NEVER STOP until the USA is a complete Socialist/Islamic State run by the supreme dictator: Hillary Klintoon, a sure Guarantee that the Rule of Law and our Constitution will be NO More.

PRAYERS for RUSH LIMBAUGH and His Family.

46 posted on 10/03/2003 9:22:44 AM PDT by Simcha7 ((The Plumb - Line has been Drawn, T'shuvah/Return for The Kingdom of HaShem is at hand!))
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To: Keith in Iowa
Johnny Cochrane??
47 posted on 10/03/2003 9:30:14 AM PDT by tracer
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To: HAL9000
The gift I find most interesting is only $250, but it is to Hastings for Congress. Hastings, for those who've forgotten, was a US District Judge who was charged with accepting bribes from William Borders, then President of the D.C. Bar Association, to give light seltences to two major drug dealers.

Borders was convicted and jailed for paying the bribes. Judge Hastings somehow beat the rap for receiving the bribes. Hastings was then impeached, convicted, and removed from the bench. He then ran for Congress and got elected -- and repeatedly reelected.

The correct way to address mail to Alcee Hastings is therefore: "The formerly-Honorable, Honorable Alcee Hastings, Member of Congress." The fact that Edward Shohat, Esq., thinks a crooked judge, turned Congressman, is worthy of his financial support, says a lot about Shohat. The main thing it says is, "Democrats are good; Republicans are bad, and I don't give a d*mn about ethics."

Congressman Billybob

Latest column, "Two Degrees of Separation and a Double Sawbuck," discussion thread on FR. IF YOU WANT A FREEPER IN CONGRESS, CLICK HERE.

48 posted on 10/03/2003 9:34:57 AM PDT by Congressman Billybob (www.ArmorforCongress.com Visit. Join. Help. Please.)
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To: STARWISE
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49 posted on 10/03/2003 9:45:40 AM PDT by joyce11111
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To: STARWISE
I do not believe a word of this. I listen to Rush's program at least 4 times a week he does and has not sounded as if he is either under the influence of drugs , coming off the influence of drugs , or like he needs a fix.

They need to put the bitch under oath and then see what her story is.

As for thealleged tape bull shit pure and simple.


50 posted on 10/03/2003 10:05:45 AM PDT by sport
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