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An orthopedic surgeon who admitted to botching and faking thousands of surgeries over a five-year period was sentenced Friday to four-and-a-half years in federal prison for one count of health care fraud.
Fifty-nine-year-old Linda Rose Gagnon of Irvine was sentenced Friday for wire fraud and was ordered to pay restitution.
Russell Adler, the 'A' in the infamous Rothstein Rosenfeldt Adler law firm run by convicted Ponzi schemer Scott Rothstein, has been charged by the U.S. Attorney's Office with conspiring to violate federal campaign contribution laws, his attorney Fred Haddad confirmed Friday.
David "Detroit Dave" Payne, 37, was sentenced to five years in federal prison and three years supervision after his release.
A Springfield, MO, man pleaded guilty Feb. 26 to transporting a 17-year old female from the Boston area into Rhode Island with the intent to engage in criminal sexual activity following an investigation led by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement's Homeland Security Investigations .
The local U.S. Attorney's Office has launched a federal prison re-entry program aimed at helping people with felony convictions reclaim their lives.
By Kristal Dixon An Atlanta man has been sentenced to 25 years in prison for using a firearm while committing armed robbery.
The Conservative government is asking the federal prison service to rethink funding cuts to a program that helps sex offenders from abusing more people.
A Fairfield man faces up to five years in federal prison after pleading guilty Wednesday to evading taxes on millions of dollars he made in his own name and through a technology company he ran.
A Mississippi man convicted in the death of a Dutch cyclist has died in a federal prison hospital in North Carolina.
Sandoval admitted using his email address to join a website for the purpose of trading images and videos of child pornography, and he also admitted using email to meet individuals with a similar interest in child pornography to trade child pornography with them.
James Paul Harris, 29, charged with a 2011 cold case murder near Carbondale, will make a first appearance hearing Thursday in Osage County District Court in Lyndon.
Bobbi Eileen Woolsey, 36, of Boise, Idaho, was sentenced Wednesday in United States District Court to 84 months in prison for conspiring to distribute methamphetamine, U.S. Attorney Wendy J. Olson announced.
Lexington lawyer Richard Breibart faces up to 20 years in federal prison and $250,000 in fines when he's sentenced Wednesday, but prosecutors have agreed to recommend a lower sentence.
Under the terms of the plea agreement, Appling will be sentenced to 40 years in federal prison without parole.
A prosecutor has started closing arguments in the New York trial of five ex-employees of Bernard Madoff by telling jurors that each of the defendants played a "crucial role" in the mammoth fraud.