For his inaction during the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School killings in Parkland in February 2018, ex-Broward Deputy Scot Peterson has been arrested and charged with perjury, culpable negligence, and child neglect.

Read Professor H. Scott Fingerhut’s comments on the state’s theory of the case in the SunSentinel here.


Professor Fingerhut serves as the Assistant Director of the FIU Law Trial Advocacy Program.  He teaches Trial Advocacy, Pretrial Practice, and Criminal Procedure.

Contact Professor Fingerhut at fingerhut@fiu.edu or call 305-348-8095.