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AG Gansler secures another guilty plea in nursing certifications scheme

Baltimore, MD - Attorney General Douglas F. Gansler announced today that Tyesha Renee Jones, 33, of Baltimore, pleaded guilty to one count of Conspiracy to Commit Bribery and was sentenced for her role in a scheme to buy and sell fraudulent nursing assistant certifications issued by a former employee of the Maryland Board of Nursing. Baltimore City Circuit Court Judge Michael Reed sentenced Jones to a three-year period of incarceration, suspending all but 23 days, representing time served, three years unsupervised probation, a $500 fine and ordered Jones to perform 100 hours of community service.


Action Details

  • Date:January 14, 2013
  • Agency:Maryland Attorney General
  • Enforcement Types:
    • State Enforcement Agencies