U.S. District Judge Beth Bloom has thrown out a federal indictment of a Honduran undocumented immigration accused of using phony paperwork to get a Florida driver’s license. Bloom is pictured here in 2012, during her tenure as a Miami-Dade state court judge.
U.S. District Judge Beth Bloom has thrown out a federal indictment of a Honduran undocumented immigration accused of using phony paperwork to get a Florida driver’s license. Bloom is pictured here in 2012, during her tenure as a Miami-Dade state court judge. MARICE COHN BAND MIAMI HERALD STAFF
U.S. District Judge Beth Bloom has thrown out a federal indictment of a Honduran undocumented immigration accused of using phony paperwork to get a Florida driver’s license. Bloom is pictured here in 2012, during her tenure as a Miami-Dade state court judge. MARICE COHN BAND MIAMI HERALD STAFF

David Ovalle covers crime and courts in Miami. A native of San Diego, he graduated from the University of Southern California and joined the Herald in 2002 as a sports reporter.