Former Rhode Island House Speaker & Providence Licensing Board Vice-Chairman Gordon Fox to Plead Guilty to Wire Fraud, Bribery and Tax Evasion
Former Rhode Island House Speaker Gordon D. Fox, 53, of East Providence, has waived federal indictment and is expected to plead guilty in federal court to a three-count information charging him with wire fraud, bribery and filing a false tax return.
New York Catholic Nursing Chain to Pay $3.5 Million to Resolve Allegations Concerning Claims for Rehabilitation Therapy
A New York operator of skilled nursing facilities entered into an agreement with the United States to pay $3.5 million to resolve allegations concerning inflated Medicare claims for rehabilitation therapy.
Former Mill Superintendent for Shasta County Gold Mine Sentenced for Environmental Crimes
Kiedock Kim, resident of Biggs, California, has been sentenced to six months in prison, and ordered to pay $107,160 in restitution based on two convictions for depredation of United States property and negligent discharge of a pollutant.
Justice Department Settles Second Pregnancy Discrimination Lawsuit Against the Davie, Florida, Fire Department
The Justice Department has reached a consent decree with the town of Davie, Florida, to resolve allegations that the Davie Fire Department discriminated against Lori Davis because of her pregnancy and retaliated against Monica Santana because she complained about gender discrimination.
Former Delta Air Lines Employee Sentenced for Role in Defrauding Delta and Northwest Air Lines of more than $36 Million
Paul Anderson has been sentenced to six years and eight months in prison for his role in a scheme to defraud Northwest and Delta Air Lines of more than $36 million.
U.S. Attorney Spotlight
Patrick Miles, Jr.
Western District of Michigan
Patrick Miles, Jr. was nominated by President Barack Obama on March 29, 2012 to serve as U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Michigan. He was confirmed by the United States Senate on June 29, 2012 and assumed office on July 9, 2012.
John Malcolm Bales
Eastern District of Texas
John Malcolm Bales assumed the duties of United States Attorney for the Eastern District of Texas on May 1, 2009. Bales, 56 of Nacogdoches, has 22 years' experience as an Assistant United States Attorney and previously served as First Assistant United States Attorney and Chief of the District's Criminal Division.