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Dentist Sentenced In Tax Evasion Scheme

Federal prosecutors say a dentist convicted in a tax evasion scheme has been ordered to serve time in prison and pay restitution.

04/30/2014

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USDA Gives Georgia Deadline To Improve Food Stamp System

Federal officials have given Georgia a deadline to show that it’s doing a better job of processing food stamp applications.

04/15/2014

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Accused Pimp Gets Life In Sex Trafficking Case

A federal judge has sentenced a man to life in prison for his role in coordinating what prosecutors say was a sex trafficking ring that forced women into prostitution and traded them like slaves between Georgia, Florida and the Carolinas.

02/19/2014

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Ga. Officials Urge Businesses To Hire Ex-prisoners

The top federal prosecutor in northern Georgia and the state’s governor say the state and federal governments need to focus on helping former prisoners readjust to life outside prison.

02/05/2014

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Gucci Mane Indicted By Federal Grand Jury

Atlanta (WAOK/WSBTV) — East Atlanta rapper Gucci Mane is in trouble again. The much-maligned rapper – real name Radric Davis – was indicted November 19 by a federal grand jury and is now facing two […]

WAOK-AM–12/04/2013

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Distracted Driving: What’s the Government’s Role in Accident Prevention?

Saturday’s show focused on the danger’s of “distracted driving”. We discussed such distractions as passenger’s, daydreaming, pet’s, small children, talking on cell phones, tv/movie watching, texting and most recently, manufacturer installed “infotainment” systems. Missing from […]

WAOK-AM–04/28/2013