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AP News | TriCities.com

AP News | TriCities.com | Corruption | Scoop.it
Russian critic: Wide corruption at Sochi games: MOSCOW (AP) -- A prominent Russian opposition figure claim... http://t.co/FHfxRLTxlA
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Corruption around the Olympics?!? For shame!
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Texas businessman faces trial on fraud, money laundering charges in Va federal ... - Washington Post

Texas businessman faces trial on fraud, money laundering charges in Va federal ... - Washington Post | Corruption | Scoop.it
Texas businessman faces trial on fraud, money laundering charges in Va federal ...Washington PostAdley Abdulwahab (AHB'duhl-wah-hahb) of Spring faces charges of wire fraud, securities fraud and money laundering in US District Court in Richmond.
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ScherzerBlog | Scherzer International » FBI arrests lecturer for lying about credentials

FBI arrests lecturer for lying about credentials http://bit.ly/e2rS5e #FBI #fraud
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Health care fraud prevention and enforcement efforts recover record $4 billion; new Affordable Care Act tools will help fight fraud

Health care fraud prevention and enforcement efforts recover record $4 billion; new Affordable Care Act tools will help fight fraud | Corruption | Scoop.it
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Kathleen Sebelius and U.S. Associate Attorney General Thomas J. Perrelli today announced a new report showing that the government’s health care fraud prevention and enforcement efforts recovered more than $4 billion in taxpayer dollars in Fiscal Year (FY) 2010. This is the highest annual amount ever recovered from people who attempted to defraud seniors and taxpayers. In addition, HHS today announced new rules authorized by the Affordable Care Act that will help the department work proactively to prevent and fight fraud, waste and abuse in Medicare, Medicaid and the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP). (1/24, HHS announced new rules (Affordable Care Act) which will help stop healthcare fraud. If a trend is... http://fb.me/UQ54s60C)
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Chimay Pleads Guilty in Fraud Scheme - Wall Street Journal

Chimay Pleads Guilty in Fraud Scheme - Wall Street Journal | Corruption | Scoop.it
Chimay Pleads Guilty in Fraud SchemeWall Street JournalHe pleaded guilty to grand larceny in the first degree, a scheme to ...
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Businessmen worried about AFP corruption - Philippine Star

Businessmen worried about AFP corruption - Philippine Star | Corruption | Scoop.it
Journal OnlineBusinessmen worried about AFP corruptionPhilippine Star“We, in the Management Association of the Philippines ...
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Agent gets 15 months for mortgage fraud - thestar.com

Agent gets 15 months for mortgage fraud - thestar.com | Corruption | Scoop.it
Woodbridge man’s sentence is one of the stiffest penalties in recent history for such a crime, real estate council officials say. (TheStar Agent gets 15 months for mortgage fraud http://t.co/gO8TQ23 via @AddThis)
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Pentagon Paid Billions To Contractors Suspended For Fraud

Pentagon Paid Billions To Contractors Suspended For Fraud | Corruption | Scoop.it
WASHINGTON -- The military paid a total of $285 billion to more than 100 contractors between 2007 and '09, even though those same companies were defrauding taxpayers in the same period, according to a new Defense Department report. (Pentagon Paid Billions To Contractors Suspended For Fraud http://huff.to/fejaoW #Election #Politics)
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Here's What's REALLY In That Massive Fraud Allegation Against Sino-Forest - Business Insider

Here's What's REALLY In That Massive Fraud Allegation Against Sino-Forest - Business Insider | Corruption | Scoop.it
Globe and MailHere's What's REALLY In That Massive Fraud Allegation Against Sino-ForestBusiness InsiderWe've been writing a lot about Sino-Forest, the Canada-listed, Chinese forestry company whose stock plunged last week in the wake of a massive...
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Big Banks Expecting to Pay $20 Billion Each for Mortgage Fraud - The Atlantic Wire

Big Banks Expecting to Pay $20 Billion Each for Mortgage Fraud - The Atlantic Wire | Corruption | Scoop.it
The Atlantic WireBig Banks Expecting to Pay $20 Billion Each for Mortgage FraudThe Atlantic WireThe nation's five biggest mortgage lenders are anticipating paying at least $20 billion in order to make nice on allegations of foreclosure abuse.
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Houston-Area Doctor Gets 15 Years For Fraud Scheme

Houston-Area Doctor Gets 15 Years For Fraud Scheme | Corruption | Scoop.it
A Houston-area physician has been sentenced to 15
years in prison and must forfeit more than $43 million in cash and
property after pleading guilty to engaging in health care fraud
over 10 years. (Houston-Area Doctor Gets 15 Years For Fraud Scheme http://bit.ly/f1jrfF)
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Baby giraffes, bribery and bunting - little green fingers

Baby giraffes, bribery and bunting - little green fingers | Corruption | Scoop.it
I've got a baby giraffe!” “My snow leopards are in danger!” “The elephants are bored with their paddling pool!” These are all ...
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Afghan Minister Denies Bribery Allegations - Wall Street Journal

Afghan Minister Denies Bribery Allegations - Wall Street Journal | Corruption | Scoop.it
Afghan Minister Denies Bribery AllegationsWall Street Journal... there is growing evidence the bank's senior executives ...
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BBC News - Pet cremation fraud woman jailed for eight months

BBC News - Pet cremation fraud woman jailed for eight months | Corruption | Scoop.it
A Derbyshire woman who dumped pets in a field instead of cremating them is jailed for eight months. (Woman jailed for cremation fraud: Emma Bent, 35, of Heage, was described by Judge David Pugsley at Derby Crown C... http://bit.ly/f2Cxxb)
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Brookwood man indicted in $1 million mortgage fraud scheme in metro Birmingham | al.com

Brookwood man indicted in $1 million mortgage fraud scheme in metro Birmingham | 						al.com | Corruption | Scoop.it
Man faces 17 counts of wire fraud and 17 counts of making false statements (Brookwood man indicted in $1 million mortgage fraud scheme in metro Birmingham: Man faces 17 counts of wire frau... http://bit.ly/dVjyAU)
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