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This event (and other like it throughout the year) are run by Lazarus Fernandez. He is the President of his self-named "Lazarus Foundation" for which he claims his public events are fundraisers. In reality he is just an event promoter. His foundation appears to have no other officers or board members and does not present any public financial disclosures. Mr. Fernandez also runs Spotlight Entertainment and Spotlight Amusements, both of which have the lowest possible "F" rating from the Better Business Bureau. If you search the Sarasota Clerk of Courts for his local criminal cases using "Fernandez, Lazarus" you only see his two domestic violence cases, but when you search "Fernandez, Lazaro" you will find THIRTY criminal cases listing him as Defendant. Twelve of those involve actual bookings. Why are the city and county allowing an individual like this to run public events where he employs bait-and-switch techniques to steal our money from us? I watched him laughing at, and insulting, people who tried to use the "FREE ADMISSION" tickets that he distributed all over town and had the school board send home with children. Something must be done about this guy.4 months ago