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Chicago Chiropractor Gets 20 Months In Prison For Billing Blue Cross Blue Shield For ‘Medically Unnecessary Treatment’

Chicago, Illinois – A chiropractor who owned several clinics in the north suburbs of Chicago has been sentenced to 20 months in federal prison for billing an insurance carrier for medically unnecessary or nonexistent services. As a licensed chiropractor and … Continue reading

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LaSalle County Doctor Illegally Dispensed Opioids In Exchange For Sex, Cash

Chicago, Illinois – A LaSalle County physician admitted in federal court today that he illegally dispensed prescription medications, including opioids, to patients in exchange for cash or sex. In the summer of 2013 Constantino Perales, M.D., illegally prescribed Oxycodone and … Continue reading

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Former Mayor Of Markham Facing Bribery Charges

Chicago, Illinois – The former mayor of south suburban Markham solicited and received bribes from vendors while in office in exchange for steering them city business, according to a 12-count indictment returned in federal court in Chicago.

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Owner Of CityScope Productions Gets 30-Month Prison Sentence For Wire Fraud

Acting U.S. Attorney Stephen M. Schenning announced Friday the owner of CityScope Productions, LLC was sentenced to 30 months in prison for defrauding lenders to obtain “bridge financing” for a movie. Fifty-three-year-old David T. Odom of Chicago, Illinois conspired with … Continue reading

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Canadian Man Gets 14-Year Prison Sentence For Distributing 100 Kilos Of Cocaine

Acting U.S. Attorney William E. Fitzpatrick announced Thursday a Canadian man was sentenced to 14 years in prison for trafficking 100 kilograms of cocaine from Chicago to New Jersey and then to Canada.

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Sears Stores Closing In Hagerstown And At Hunt Valley Towne Centre

Sears is closing several locations throughout the nation, including stores in Hagerstown and at the Hunt Valley Towne Center in Baltimore County. The closings are part of an effort to cut costs for the struggling retailer. Sears Holdings Corp. announced … Continue reading

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Mad River Bar & Grill In Federal Hill Closes For A Rebranding And Renovations

The Mad River Bar & Grill in Federal Hill is set to move forward with renovations and a rebranding. The new venue is expected to open within three months, said operating partner David Yike. Yike declined to describe or name … Continue reading

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