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United States of America v. Betty Powell

OXFORD, Miss. - Felicia C. Adams, United States Attorney for the Northern District of Mississippi; Donald Alway Special Agent in Charge at the Federal Bureau of Investigation; Derrick L. Jackson, Special Agent in Charge at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office of Inspector General and Mississippi Attorney General Jim Hood announced that:

Betty Powell, 48, of Webb, Missi... More...
   $0 (02-13-2015 - MS)

United States of America v. Dr. Michael J. Reinstein

CHICAGO, IL — A long-time Chicago psychiatrist pleaded guilty to a federal crime for receiving illegal kickbacks and benefits totaling nearly $600,000 from pharmaceutical companies in exchange for regularly prescribing the anti-psychotic drug clozapine to his patients. The defendant, Dr. MICHAEL J. REINSTEIN, also agreed to pay the United States and the State of Illinois $3.79 million to settle... More...   $0 (02-13-2015 - IL)

United States of America v. Antone Little Moon

Rapid City, SD - A Rapid City, South Dakota, man convicted of False Statements Relating to Health Care Matters was sentenced on February 6, 2015, by Chief Judge Jeffrey L. Viken, U.S. District Court.

Antone Little Moon, age 34, was sentenced to time served and 12 months of supervised release.

The conviction stems from Little Moon attempting to have a false prescription for Hydro... More...
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Mike Torres v. The City of Montebello

The principal issue in this appeal concerns Government Code section 40602’s mayoral signature requirement for municipal contracts and whether the mayor’s purported refusal to sign a contract duly approved by the city council authorizes the mayor pro tem to sign the contract in the mayor’s “absence” under Government Code section 40601. We conclude it does not.
Since 1962, Arakelian En... More...
   $0 (02-13-2015 - CA)

John Doe v. State of New Hampshire

The petitioner, John Doe, appeals an order of the Superior Court (McNamara, J.) granting summary judgment for the respondent, the State of New Hampshire, on the petitioner’s declaratory judgment action, which sought a ruling that RSA chapter 651-B is unconstitutional, as applied to him, because it violates the prohibition against retrospective laws and the Due Process Clause of the New Hampshire... More...   $0 (02-12-2015 - NH)

Ana Zavala v. Twin City Foods

The Board ofIndustrial Insurance Appeals closed Ana Zavala's industrial insurance claim, which ruling the Franklin County Superior Court affirmed. Zavala appeals and asks this court to reopen her claim or, in the alternative, to increase her disability rating. The appeal requires discussion ofthe "lit up" doctrine under workers' compensation law. Zavala primarily argues that her testimony and the ... More...   $0 (02-12-2015 - WA)

Millbrook Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center v. Shaundra Edwards, on behalf of the estate of Georgia Cullens

This is an interlocutory appeal from the trial court’s partial denial of Millbrook
Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center’s motion to dismiss Shaundra Edwards’s claims for failure
to file an expert report under chapter 74 of the Texas Civil Practice and Remedies Code. In four
issues, Millbrook contends the trial court abused its discretion by denying the motion as to some
of Ed... More...
   $0 (02-12-2015 - TX)

Robert Cameron McCall v. Bobby Ray Hester

Robert Cameron McCall and his father, Franklin, purchased a hay cutter from Bobby Ray
Hester. While Franklin and Hester were loading the hay cutter onto a flatbed truck, the hay
cutter shifted, hit Robert, and injured his leg. Robert sued Hester, alleging that Hester’s
negligence proximately caused his injuries, and Hester designated Franklin as a responsible third
Aft... More...
   $0 (02-12-2015 - TX)

Levinson Alcoser Associates, L.P. and Levinson Associates, Inc. v. El Pistolon, II, LTD.

Appellants, Levinson Alcoser Associates, L.P. and Levinson Associates, Inc.
(collectively “Levinson”), appeal from the trial court’s denial of a motion to dismiss a suit
filed by appellee, El Pistolon, Ltd. By one issue, Levinson contends that the trial court
erred in denying its motion to dismiss because El Pistolon’s certificate of merit did not 2
satisfy the requirements... More...
   $0 (02-12-2015 - TX)

United States of America v. Hussein “Sam” Awada

Two physicians who practiced in Warren pleaded guilty today to writing prescriptions for oxycodone without medical justification, and one also pleaded guilty to health care fraud, U.S. Attorney Barbara L. McQuade announced today.

McQuade was joined in the announcement by DEA Special Agent in Charge Joseph P. Reagan, Special Agent in Charge Lamont Pugh III of the U.S. Department of HHS Of... More...
   $0 (02-11-2015 - MI)

Jazmina Gerard v. Orange Coast Memorial Medical Center

Three health care workers sued their hospital employer in this putative class
and private attorney general enforcement action for alleged Labor Code violations and
related claims. In this appeal, their primary complaint is a hospital policy illegally let
health care employees waive their second meal periods on shifts longer than 12 hours.
A statute requires two meal periods for shi... More...
   $0 (02-10-2015 - CA)

United States ex rel. Baker v. Community Health Systems Professional Services Corporation (CHSPSC), et al.

ALBUQUERQUE, NM – Community Health Systems Professional Services Corporation (CHSPSC) and three affiliated New Mexico hospitals (collectively CHS) have agreed to pay the United States $75 million to settle allegations that they violated the False Claims Act by making illegal donations to county governments which were used to fund the state share of Medicaid payments to the hospitals, the Justice... More...   $75000000 (02-09-2015 - NM)

San Juanita and Max Griego v. Baptist St. Anthony's Health System, a/k/a Baptist St. Anthony's Hospital Corporation

Pursuant to section 74.351 of the Texas Civil Practices and Remedies Code, the trial court dismissed the claims of Appellants, San Juanita (Janie) Griego and Max Griego, against Appellee, Baptist Saint Anthony’s Health System, a/k/a Baptist Saint
Anthony’s Hospital Corporation, due to their failure to timely file an expert report.1 By three issues, Appellants assert (1) their neglige... More...
   $0 (02-05-2015 - TX)

State of Oklahoma v. Tonya Nickolle Thomas

Tulsa County, OK - The State of Oklahoma charged Tonya Nickolle Thomas, age 28, with child abuse by Munchausen syndrome by proxy in violation of 21 O.S. 843.5 (A) which provides:

A. Any parent or other person who shall willfully or maliciously engage in child abuse shall, upon conviction, be guilty of a felony punishable by imprisonment in the custody of the Department of Corrections not ... More...
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Katherine Jackson v. AEG Live, L.L.C.

Plaintiff Katherine Jackson, on behalf of herself and as guardian ad litem of Michael Joseph Jackson, Jr., Paris-Michael Katherine Jackson and Prince Michael Jackson II (collectively, the “Jacksons”), appeals from a judgment in favor of defendants AEG Live, LLC, AEG Live Productions, LLC, Brandon Phillips, and Paul Gongaware (collectively, “AEG”) in this negligence action in connection wit... More...   $0 (01-30-2015 - CA)

Forrest Lake Townhouse Association, Inc. v. Billy R. Martin

This is a dispute between a homeowner and his neighborhood homeowners’ association. In three issues, Forrest Lake Townhouse Association appeals summary judgment on its lawsuit for damages and injunctive relief against homeowner Billy
Martin for flying the American flag in violation of the HOA’s guidelines. We affirm.
Martin owns a townhome in Forrest Lake Townhomes... More...
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United State of America v. Sabahaddin Akman

St. Louis, MO – SABAHADDIN AKMAN, the owner and manager of a Turkish drug wholesaler, was sentenced to 30 months imprisonment and fined $150,000 for smuggling misbranded and adulterated cancer treatment drugs into the United States, including multiple shipments of Altuzan® (the Turkish version of Avastin®) that he sent from Turkey to Chesterfield, Missouri. Akman also paid a forfeiture of $15... More...   $0 (01-23-2015 - MO)

Mohamad Harb v. City of Bakerfield

Mohamad Harb, M.D. was driving home from his shift at Kern Medical Center’s neonatal intensive care unit when he suffered a stroke and drove his car onto a sidewalk. The police officer who arrived at the scene did not call an ambulance immediately because she deduced from Dr. Harb’s vomiting, slurred speech and disorientation that he was intoxicated and, after a struggle, placed him in handcuf... More...   $0 (01-23-2015 - CA)

United States of America v. Patricia Mae Huntt

ALEXANDRIA, VA – Patricia Mae Huntt, 52, of Stafford, Virginia, was sentenced today to 36 months in prison, followed by three years of supervised release for conspiracy to distribute controlled substances.
Dana J. Boente, U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Virginia; Andrew G. McCabe, Assistant Director in Charge of the FBI’s Washington Field Office; Adam S. Lee, Special Agent in Ch... More...
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United States of America v. Melva Mitchell

FORT WORTH, TX — The owner/operator of a chiropractic clinic in Fort Worth, Texas, was sentenced this morning on a federal felony conviction stemming from her submission of false reimbursement claims to Medicare and Medicaid, announced Acting U.S. Attorney John Parker of the Northern District of Texas.

Melva Mitchell, 35, of Fort Worth, a licensed chiropractor, was sentenced by U.S. Dis... More...
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United States of America v. David Lee Killen

New Orleans, LA - DAVID LEE KILLEN, age 43, a resident of Covington, pled guilty today to a one-count Bill of Information for health care fraud. KILLEN admitted to fraudulently billing health care insurance plans for chiropractic and other services that were not rendered or were otherwise unauthorized.

According to court documents, KILLEN was a chiropractor who owned and operated Back on... More...
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United States of America v. Kenneth Frank Haryck

Minneapolis, MN - KENNETH FRANK HARYCKI, 51, pleaded guilty to conspiracy to defraud the United States by preparing and filing tax forms that he knew to be fraudulent. HARYCKI pleaded guilty before U.S. District Judge Ann D. Montgomery in Minneapolis.

“As a former mayor, Mr. Harycki understands, better than most, the magnitude and impact of the fraud he helped to perpetrate,” said U.S... More...
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United States of America v. Forest Park Medical Center, LLC

San Antonio, TX - Forest Park Medical Center, LLC (“FPMC”), a physician-owned hospital located in Dallas, Texas, will pay $215,000 under a civil settlement with the United States Department of Justice, announced Acting United States Attorney Richard L. Durbin, Jr. The settlement resolves allegations that the hospital paid kickbacks in exchange for referrals of patients covered by the federal ... More...   $0 (01-15-2015 - TX)

United States of America v. Medical College of Wisconsin, Inc.

Milwauke, WI - United States Attorney James L. Santelle of the Eastern District of Wisconsin announced today that the Medical College of Wisconsin, Inc. (MCW) has paid the federal government $840,000 to resolve allegations that it violated the False Claims Act. MCW is alleged to have knowingly billed federal healthcare programs for neurosurgeries involving residents who did not receive the requir... More...   $0 (01-09-2015 - WI)

Untied States of America v. Rahsaan Jackson Garth

ATLANTA - Rahsaan Jackson Garth has been sentenced to federal prison for committing health-care fraud by faking the results of allergy tests that patients’ doctors had ordered.

“Garth endangered the health and safety of citizens, including children, by faking their allergy test results and misleading their doctors,” said United States Attorney Sally Quillian Yates. “People trust ... More...
   $0 (01-09-2015 - GA)

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