Here are a couple of Florida real estate agents with a colorful past, Vicki Mann who fled to the US after being found guilty in England of ripping of a client and Stephen Duffy (AKA John Clarkson) a convicted drug smuggler who has been on the run from Canadian officials for 29 years.
Herald-Tribune columnist Tom Lyons comments about the ease of obtaining a Florida real estate license are valid and is an issue that needs attention from the Department of Business and Professional Regulation.
Judgment blemishes agent's past [Herald-Tribune]
Real estate license process a bit too simple [Herald-Tribune]
Feds: Weston man linked to Canadian gang [Miami Herald]