WASHINGTONâ€”The Justice Department announced yesterday that a federal grand jury has charged Michael Smith, 37; Matthew Davidson, 43; and Joseph Sanders, 31â€”former corrections officers of the Alabama Department of Correctionsâ€”in a 17-count indictment.
WASHINGTONâ€”Brandon Rhodes, 20, of Marengo, Ohio, pleaded guilty last week to a charge related to the burning of a cross in the yard of an African-American juvenile in March 2011, the Justice Department announced.
WASHINGTON â€“ The Justice Department, the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and 49 state attorneys general announced yesterday the filing of their landmark $25 billion agreement with the nationâ€™s five largest mortgage servicers to address mortgage loan servicing and foreclosure abuses.
AMERICAâ€™S GREAT OUTDOORS: Secretary Salazar Announces $8.4 million in Tribal Historic Preservation Grants
WASHINGTON — Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar today announced $8.4 million in grants to 131 American Indian tribes to support Tribal Historic Preservation Offices under the National Historic Preservation Act.
PHILADELPHIAâ€”Lewis Meyer Jacobs, M.D., 79, of Philadelphia, was sentenced today to 60 months in prison for running a pill mill out of his North Philadelphia medical practice from at least 2005 to May 2010. Jacobs pleaded guilty on September 15, 2011 to conspiracy to distribute and to possess with intent to distribute and actual distribution […]
ALEXANDRIA, VAâ€”Tony Patton, 42, of Gainesville, Virginia, pleaded guilty today to embezzling nearly $1 million from his former employer, a Belgium-based company with its U.S. headquarters in Manassas, Virginia.
Two Doctors and Four Nurses Among 11 New Defendants Added to Case Alleging $20 Million Home Health Care Fraud Conspiracy
CHICAGOâ€”Two physicians and four registered nurses are among 11 new defendants who were added to a federal indictment against a suburban Chicago man who operated two home health care businesses for allegedly swindling Medicare of at least $20 million over five years, federal law enforcement officials announced last week.
Indictment Filed Against Portland-Area Resident in Connection with Mass Mailing of Letters Containing White Powder
PORTLAND, ORâ€”A federal grand jury sitting in Portland, Oregon returned an indictment Friday charging Christopher Lee Carlson, 39, of the Portland-Vancouver area with two criminal offenses.
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