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Two Plead Guilty in Lucrative Kickback and Medicare Fraud Scheme

Jackson, TN - A married couple has pled guilty to partaking in a scheme to defraud Medicare of more than $400,000 by making fraudulent medical equipment orders and paying illegal kickbacks. Four defendants were previously indicted in the scheme - three in February 2015 and one in October 2015. Edward L. Stanton III, U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Tennessee, announced the guilty pleas today.


Action Details

  • Date:November 13, 2015
  • Agency:U.S.Attorney
  • Enforcement Types:
    • Criminal and Civil Actions