The 400-inmate fight — which landed 17 inmates in the hospital — appears to have been race-related, as did a 200-inmate fight that occurred in September.
Phoenix New Times has the story.
The Santiesteban drug clan — which made millions by running grow houses all over South Florida and smuggling pot up the coast to New York City — now appears to be falling apart. Earlier today, one of the gang’s leaders, Derrick Santiesteban, pleaded guilty to drug, money laundering, and murder charges. His wife, Yadira, also copped to money laundering. A third gang member, Raul Ramirez, admitted to tending to the grow houses. Miami New Times has the story.