In a surprising turnabout, federal prosecutors who indicted prominent Miami attorney Ben Kuehne on money laundering charges now say they plan to offer no trial evidence directly linking him to drug profits.

Instead, the government will offer testimony to show that millions of dollars used to pay Colombian druglord Fabio Ochoa’s high-powered defense team was tainted by the family’s legendary cocaine smuggling network.

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