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Northbrook chiropractor sentenced to 20 months for health care fraud

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Northbrook chiropractor sentenced to 20 months for health care fraud: A Northbrook chiropractor was sentenced to 20 months in federal prison Tuesday for billing an insurance carrier for medically unnecessary or nonexistent services, according to the U.S. Attorney's Office. Steven Paul, 46, of Northbrook, previously pleaded guilty to one count of health care fraud.: Google Alert – Fraud

Sentencing nears in 0 million Medicare fraud case: Attorneys for a politically connected Florida eye doctor convicted of a $ 100 million Medicare fraud are arguing that the government's actual loss was significantly less. Attorney Josh Sheptow told U.S. District Judge Kenneth Marra on Thursday that Dr. Salomon Melgen was ahead of his time, injecting …: Google Alert – Fraud

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CenturyLink +2.9% after cramming probe finds mistakes but not fraud: CenturyLink (NYSE:CTL), up 2.9% in early going today, says it's wrapped an investigation into "cramming" that found no evidence of fraud or wrongdoing, but acknowledged failures tied to pricing, promotion and billing that ended up disappointing customers. A special committee of its independent board …: Google Alert – Fraud

Missing client cash and fraud put lawyers on this month's Florida Bar discipline report: Drugs, “misappropriating” funds (also known as “stealing”), fraud and accusations of fraud caused several Miami-Dade and Broward attorneys to be suspended or disbarred, according to the Florida Bar's monthly discipline report. ? Hollywood's Mizell Campbell Jr. (University of Miami, admitted to the Bar …: Google Alert – Fraud

Successful Memphis football coach fired after academic fraud investigation: An investigative report found “pervasive” academic fraud at Trezevant High School in recent years, with at least 53 students who shouldn't have graduated being granted diplomas. And the Shelby County Schools board voted 8-0 Tuesday night to fire Trezevant High's former football coach Teli White.: Google Alert – Fraud

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Steinhoff: Skeletons emerge as allegations of accounting fraud and other financial irregularities …: Rumours of accounting shenanigans have been swirling around the company for years, but many investors dismissed these, believing that while the giant furniture retailer and manufacturer might sail 'a bit close to the wind', it was generally on the right side of the law. By Sarah Planting for MONEYWEB.: Google Alert – Fraud

THA, Fraud Squad probing million-dollar payment to wrong account: Augustine said the allegations of fraud involved an employee of the Tourism Division, who, in July, reportedly informed staff in the Accounts Department that he had received an email stating that the account number for Virgin Atlantic had been changed and that $ 8 million was to be wired to this new …: Google Alert – Fraud

Sentencing nears in 0 million Medicare fraud case: WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) – Closing arguments are scheduled in the sentencing hearing of a politically connected Florida eye doctor convicted of stealing $ 100 million from Medicare, one of the largest individual thefts in the program's history. Prosecutors are expected to argue Thursday that Dr.: Google Alert – Fraud