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South Carolina Attorney General Targets Food Stamp Fraud

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina’s top prosecutor has set up a special unit to go after people accused of abusing the state’s food stamp program. Attorney General Alan Wilson’s office says it is the […]

02/13/2015

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Georgia Man Pleads Guilty In Airline-Booking Scam

A Georgia man who posed as an airline employee to make cut-rate reservations, then resold the tickets for thousands of dollars, pleaded guilty Wednesday to conspiracy to commit wire fraud.

01/21/2015

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Owner Of Allergy Clinic Arrested For Health Care Fraud

The owner of an allergy test lab has been sentenced to federal prison for faking test results and billing health care providers for service that wasn’t provided.

01/10/2015

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Health Care Executive Sentenced In Fraud Scheme

Federal prosecutors say a former health care executive has been sentenced in a health care fraud scheme.

11/20/2014

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State Secretary Reminds Public To Stay Alert Of Voter Registration Fraud

Secretary of State Brian Kemp is reminding the public to stay alert for those who may be collecting personal data during voter registration drives.

09/04/2014

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90 People Indicted In Multimillion Dollar Food Stamp Fraud

Federal prosecutors say nearly 90 people have been indicted in a multimillion dollar WIC and food stamp fraud conspiracy.

06/10/2014

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Ga. Woman Sentenced To 10 Years In Medicaid Fraud

A metro Atlanta woman convicted of fraudulently billing the Georgia Medicaid system has been sentenced to 10 years in prison.

03/03/2014

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Plea Change Hearing Set In Hospice Fraud Case

A change of plea hearing has been scheduled for Thursday for the owner of a Mississippi hospice charged with running a multimillion dollar Medicare fraud.

02/08/2014

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Manslaughter Verdict In Buttocks Injection Trial

Prosecutors said Natasha Stewart knowingly referred the victim to a non-medical professional.

02/01/2014

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Owner Of Georgia Tax Firm Guilty In Fraud Scheme

Federal prosecutors say the owner of a tax preparation firm has pleaded guilty in a multimillion dollar fraud scheme.

12/03/2013

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