Former Digital Domain CEO John Textor wins $8.5M for bankrupting studio

“[Jupiter Island resident] John Textor, the key executive who presided over the spectacular collapse and bankruptcy of famed vfx house Digital Domain, was sued a couple years back by the state of Florida, which alleged that he and other executives had defrauded Florida taxpayers of tens of millions of dollars,” Cartoon Brew reports. “The results of a settlement in the case were announced today, and John Textor won $8.5 million. … Click here to read more

WPTV: 863 federal inmates will walk free in Florida starting today, affects Martin County

“Our real concern right here in Martin County, we know already of one inmate being released who is a convicted sex offender who has a violent past, of weapons violations will be released and living right here in Hobe Sound … Click here to read more

FL homeowners find little cheer in deal with ‘gangsters’

Bloomberg reports that Florida, the U.S. state with the highest percentage of troubled mortgages, may collect almost one-quarter of the national $25 billion foreclosure settlement. … Click here to read more