Billionaire businessman George Lindemann dies

From The Palm Beach Daily News: “George Lindemann, a former Palm Beach resident, entrepreneur and vice president of the Metropolitan Opera Association in New York City, died this week. He was 82. Lindemann tied for 703rd place on Forbes’ world billionaire list in March with an estimated net worth of $3.3 billion.” [Lindemann and family are known here in Martin County for their Lake Point rockpit lawsuits.] … Click here to read more

Lake Point Restoration wins $4.3 million judgment against Hurchalla

((Source: The Palm Beach Post)

From The Palm Beach Post: “…For eight days, the case of mining company Lake Point Restoration against storied Everglades protector Maggy Hurchalla played out in front of a jury asked to decide whether their conflict was that of a company wronged by a conservationist’s influence over public officials, or a well-heeled entrepreneur with a grudge and the money to satisfy it in a prolonged legal rumble … Click here to read more

WikiLeaks emails show DNC spurned donation from horse-killer George Lindemann, Jr.

From The PB Post: “Lindemann is heavily involved in trying to develop the Lake Point property in Martin County, a project mired in legal disputes. ‘He had a horse that he thought was going to be a champion,’ the Tribune quotes U.S. Attorney James Burns as saying. ‘It turned out to be a dismal failure, and he hated the horse, so, he got rid of it. This whole case demonstrated unmitigated arrogance … Click here to read more