Month: May 2020

Portland, Biddeford and Auburn Awarded Funds to Address COVID-19 Pandemic | USAO-ME

PORTLAND, Maine: United States Attorney Halsey B. Frank announced that the Department of Justice’s Office of Justice Programs (OJP) has awarded $219,535 to the City of Portland, $96,714 to the…

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Intersection Of Domestic Violence And Guns In Utah: Using Federal Toolbox To Target Domestic Violence In Utah | USAO-UT

SALT LAKE CITY – Federal prosecutors and their law enforcement partners, concerned about how domestic violence disproportionately impacts Utah’s homicide rate, are targeting offenders who attempt to buy guns illegally…

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United States Attorney’s Office Indicts 14 Cases And 21 Defendants | USAO-PR

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – Last week, two federal grand juries in the District of Puerto Rico returned 14 indictments charging 21 defendants during the first week that the United…

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Passenger at Cyril E. King Airport Charged with Smuggling Marijuana to St. Thomas | USAO-VI

St. Thomas, USVI –United States Attorney Gretchen C.F. Shappert for the District of the Virgin Islands announced that an Information has been filed against Raquel Rivera for attempting to smuggle…

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Arkansas Woman Held Without Bond After Being Charged With Aiding and Abetting the Attempted Murder of a Deputy US Marshal | USAO-NDMS

Oxford, Miss. – A United States Magistrate Judge has ordered that an Arkansas woman be held without bond following her arrest last Friday for aiding and abetting the attempted murder…

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Arizona Man Sentenced to Eleven Years in Prison for Fentanyl Worth Over $6 Million | USAO-EDAR

LITTLE ROCK—An Arizona man was sentenced today to 132 months in federal prison for his involvement in a fentanyl conspiracy that took him through Russellville, Arkansas. Cody Hiland, United States…

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Two Southern California Men Sentenced To Over 13 Years Combined In Federal Prison For Drug Trafficking | USAO-WDAR

Fort Smith, Arkansas – David Clay Fowlkes, Acting United States Attorney for the Western District of Arkansas, announced that Stephen Mark Cox, age 57, of Beverly Hills, California, was sentenced…

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$400,000 Restitution Ordered for Two Minor Victims in Production of Child Pornography Case | USAO-EDWA

Spokane – William D. Hyslop United States Attorney for the Eastern District of Washington, announced Dale Gordon Black, age 63, of Kennewick, Washington, who had previously pled guilty to three…

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Franklin, Tennessee-Based Rinova Settles Allegations Of Fraudulent Operations Of Former Pain MD Clinics | USAO-MDTN

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – May 20, 2020 – Franklin, Tennessee-based Rinova The Wellness Group, PC has settled the United States’ allegations that Medicare overpaid Rinova for claims that were non-payable due…

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Montgomery Man Pleads Guilty to Possession of Child Pornography | USAO-MDAL

            Montgomery, Alabama – On Wednesday, May 20, 2020, Charles Bennett Salter III, a 38-year-old resident of Montgomery, Alabama, pleaded guilty to possession of child pornography, announced United States Attorney…

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