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Former State Representative Paul DeWeese, M.D., Sentenced To Three Years' Probation For Health Care Document Fraud

GRAND RAPIDS, MICHIGAN - Paul Nathan DeWeese, M.D., 61, of Holt, Michigan, was sentenced by the Hon. Robert Jonker, Chief U.S. District Court Judge, to three years' probation and a $5,000.00 fine after pleading guilty to directing others to make and use false documents in connection with claims submitted to Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan ("BCBSM"). Dr. DeWeese paid $172,991.56 in criminal restitution prior to the sentencing hearing.


Action Details

  • Date:October 24, 2016
  • Agency:U.S. Attorney
  • Enforcement Types:
    • Criminal and Civil Actions