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Fraud

Adam Wheeler is accused of fabricating a perfect record of academic achievement to get into Harvard.

Prison For Delaware Man Who Faked His Way Into Harvard

Delaware man who faked his way into Harvard has been sentenced to a year in prison for violating his probation by putting the university on his resume.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–12/24/2011

Ace Wholesale in Lynn was raided as part of an EBT card scam investigation.

EBT Card Scam Shut Down In Lynn

According to prosecutors, some Lynn stores did over half a million dollars in EBT fraud during the last 18 months alone.

12/13/2011

Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick (credit: AP)

Gov. Patrick Signs Pension Reform Bill

Gov. Deval Patrick has signed into law an overhaul of the pension system for public employees.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–11/19/2011

Framingham Building Commissioner Michael Foley at a golf course.

I-Team: Framingham Building Commissioner Off The Job

Michael Foley is now off the job, placed on administrative leave by the town’s Interim Town Manager because of what the i-Team found.

11/04/2011

Judge Clears Boston Fire Chief Of Pension Fraud, Calls System “Flawed”

A federal judge has acquitted a retired Boston district fire chief of pension fraud, but criticized a “flawed” system

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–10/22/2011

Dr. Punyamurtula Kishore in Malden District Court, Sept. 21, 2011.

Brookline Doctor Charged In Huge Medicaid Fraud Case

A local doctor charged with Medicaid fraud was ordered held on $150,000 bail Wednesday.

09/21/2011

Former firefighter who claimed he was disabled is going on trial.

Bodybuilding Firefighter Found Not Guilty Of Fraud

Albert Arroyo, Boston’s bodybuilding firefighter was found not guilty on fraud charges Monday afternoon.

08/15/2011

Touched By Angels founder Gina Clark was taken into custody at Barnstable Superior Court.

Cape Woman Exposed By I-Team Held On $25,000 Cash Bail

Gina Clark has been ordered held on $25,000 cash bail following a hearing at Barnstable Superior Court.

07/21/2011

(credit: CBS)

Cape Cod Charity’s Leader Indicted By Grand Jury After I-Team Investigation

An I-Team investigation alleging fraud by Gina Clark and her charity Touched by Angels prompted an investigation by Attorney General Martha Coakley, and now a grand jury has handed up dozens of charges.

03/25/2011

Shari Tolbert's husband, Otis, was killed in the Pentagon on September 11, 2001. (credit: DVIDs)

Mass. Broker Charged With Defrauding 9/11 Widow

A Massachusetts broker has been charged with defrauding a California woman whose husband was killed in the 9/11 attacks on the Pentagon, according to the Securities and Exchange Commission.

03/23/2011

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