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Doctor Sentenced to Nine Months in Prison for Taking Cash Kickbacks on Patient Referrals, failing to report nearly $1 million in income

NEWARK, N.J. - A doctor practicing family medicine in East Orange, New Jersey, was sentenced today to nine months in prison for receiving cash kickbacks for diagnostic testing referrals and failing to file tax returns on almost $1 million in income over a three-year period, U.S. Attorney Paul J. Fishman announced.


Action Details

  • Date:March 24, 2015
  • Agency:U.S. Attorney
  • Enforcement Types:
    • Criminal and Civil Actions