Posts Tagged ‘Dexter Wayne Lehtinen’

Florida’s Miccosukee Tribe Sanctioned for Unreasonable Lawsuit against Guy Lewis and Michael Tein

Posted on: January 10th, 2015 by lewistein 2 Comments

“A Florida federal judge on Friday ordered Florida’s Miccosukee Tribe of Indians and an attorney representing the tribe in a failed embezzlement case against the tribe’s former counsel to pay more than $1 million in sanctions.” Judge Cooke stated that the lawsuit filed against Dexter Wayne Lehtinen (former general counsel for the tribe), Guy Lewis, and Michael Tein by the Miccosukee Tribe “unreasonably and vexatiously multiplied the proceeding.”

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    Baseball Smuggling Case features Fastballs, Fast Boats

    Posted on: April 6th, 2007 by lewistein No Comments

    Guy Lewis comments on charges of smuggling Cuban baseball players into the United States against top sports agent Gustavo Dominguez.

     

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    Noreiga Set To Be Released

    Posted on: January 1st, 2007 by lewistein No Comments

    Guy Lewis comments on the upcoming release of Manuel Antonio Noreiga from Federal Prison in Miami, Florida. Guy Lewis, while he was with the United States Attorney’s Office, prosecuted the former Panamanian dictator in 1991-1992.

    Read about the verdict in 1992 against Antonio Noriega from The New York Times.