Twin Brother Pharmacists Each Sentenced To 42 Months in Prison for Defrauding Patients and Insurance Companies of $1.5 Million
NEWARK, N.J. - Two pharmacists - twin brothers who previously owned the West Orange Pharmacy - were each sentenced 42 months in prison today for reaping at least $1.5 million in illicit gains by defrauding patients, Medicaid and insurance companies over the past 15 years, U.S. Attorney Paul J. Fishman announced. Robert and William Carlucci, both 70 and of Florham Park, N.J., previously pleaded guilty before U.S. Magistrate Judge Michael A. Hammer to separate informations charging them with conspiring to commit health care fraud. The sentenced was imposed today by U.S. District Judge Faith Hochberg in Newark federal court.
- Date:March 13, 2014
- Agency:U.S. Attorney
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