Luis Fernandez

  • News

    May 2, 2013
  • Blogs

    April 29, 2013

    Cuban-American Activist Sold Taxpayer-Donated Prius for $8,200

    How much can you get for a donated 2005 Toyota Prius previously owned by Miami-Dade County? A cool 8,200 bucks. Talk about a steal of a deal! Too much of a steal, according to the Miami-Dade Office of the Inspector General. And now it has cost a well-respected Cuban-American human rights activist he ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 18, 2009

    Defense Attorney: Catholic Parishioner-Turned-Scam Artist Had Drug Problem

    The Westchester Parishioner busted for a tax fraud scheme struggled with drug abuse, his lawyer Luis Fernandez tells Riptide. Pablo Gehr, 32, of St. Brendan's Catholic Church, conned over $200,000 from low-income and elderly individuals and members of his church. A judge sentenced him to three years ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 17, 2009

    Westchester Church Parishioner Gets Three Years in Prison

    Miami-Dade CorrectionsThe Miami-based church parishioner caught swindling thousands from low-income and elderly people -- including one blind widow -- was sentenced to 40 months in federal prison yesterday. Pablo Gehr, 32, of St. Brendan's Catholic Church, plead guilty to tax return fraud this pas ... More >>

  • News

    August 9, 2001

    Fidel Made Them Do It

    Posada Carriles is in jail -- again -- for plotting against Castro. And again, he's sure it's Castro's fault.

  • News

    May 10, 2001

    Sail Away and Stay and Stay

    Ramon Saul Sanchez's Democracy Movement unveils a new twist on the venerable sit-in protest: The float-in

  • Dining

    October 5, 2000

    Fan of La Mancha

    Don Quixote Restaurant

  • News

    February 24, 2000

    According to Granma

    Threats and Violence Lead to Tragedy

  • News

    October 14, 1999


    How a former FBI agent with a yen for computers became one of the most powerful men in Miami

  • News

    August 27, 1998

    Alpha Males

    Forty years after Castro's revolution, the men of Alpha 66 talk tough but sometimes snooze

  • News

    August 1, 1996

    Bad Wrap

    These three companies entomb suitcases in cellophane for travel, but that's nothing compared to what they do to each other