Ex-Rothstein CEO Arraigned On Campaign Fraud Charge

Law360, New York (March 13, 2014, 7:22 PM EDT) -- The former CEO and chairman of convicted Ponzi schemer Scott Rothstein's law firm, Rothstein Rosenfeldt Adler PA, on Thursday was arraigned on a charge of conspiring to make illegal contributions to political campaigns, including U.S. Sen. John McCain's failed 2008 presidential run.

Russell S. Adler appeared in federal court in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., and pled not guilty to one count of conspiracy to violate the Federal Election Campaign Act and defraud the U.S., a mere formality, as he is set to appear in court on April...
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