Palm Beach Billionaire Asks Court To Revive Libel Suit

Law360, Miami (June 10, 2013, 4:55 PM EDT) -- A Palm Beach billionaire and former U.S. Senate candidate on Monday asked a Florida appeals court to reinstate his libel suit against the Tampa Bay Times and The Miami Herald over articles he said falsely linked him to a mortgage fraudster and illegal drug activities.

Jeff Greene's attorney L. Lin Wood of Wood Hernacki & Evans LLC told a Third District Court of Appeal panel that the trial court erred in dismissing the suit over three allegedly false and defamatory articles run by both newspapers that...
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