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Former Lab Executive Sentenced for Tax-Related Crimes

BOSTON - The former chief operating officer of a Woburn drug testing laboratory was sentenced yesterday for federal tax related crimes. U.S. District Court Judge George A. O'Toole, Jr. sentenced Patrick Cavanaugh, 50, of Gloucester, to 18 months in prison and one year of supervised release. In 2013, Cavanaugh pleaded guilty to four counts of subscribing to false tax returns for the tax years 2005 through 2008.


Action Details

  • Date:February 14, 2014
  • Agency:U.S. Attorney
  • Enforcement Types:
    • Criminal and Civil Actions