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‘Human Error’ Leaves 85,000 Recipients Without Food Assistance

Money has been added to debit cards for nearly half of 85,000 Michigan food assistance recipients who were without the aid for a day.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/04/2013

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3 Market Owners Arrested In Food Stamp Fraud Sweep

Federal officials have arrested three Detroit area market owners following a food stamp fraud investigation.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/22/2012

Store Owner Convicted In $612,000 Food Stamp Fraud

A federal jury has found a Flint store owner guilty to accusations he participating in a $612,000 food stamp fraud scheme.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/25/2012

Amanda Clayton appears in court. (WWJ Photo/Ron Dewey, File)

Lottery Winner On Welfare Gets Probation

A Lincoln Park woman who collected food stamps after winning a million-dollar prize has avoided jail time.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/24/2012

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Three Business Owners Accused Of Food Stamp Fraud

Three people in the Flint area are accused of using food stamp cards to buy supplies for their restaurants and catering businesses.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/12/2012

No Food Stamps For Prisoners Under New State Law

Michigan has a new law making it illegal for prison inmates to participate in the state’s food stamp program.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/06/2012

Appeals Court Says Mich. 5-Year Welfare Limit OK

The state of Michigan can take away welfare benefits under a five-year federal limit even if recipients still might qualify for cash under state law, a state appeals court ruled Wednesday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/28/2012

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DHS, Center Differ On How Fast Welfare Reinstated

Jackie Doig, of the Saginaw-based Center for Civil Justice, says only about 100 of the 11,000 families that lost benefits starting last October have had them restored, despite a March court order telling the state to do so.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/23/2012

Michigan Lotto Winner Charged With Welfare Fraud

A Michigan woman who continued to get food stamps after winning a $1 million lottery jackpot has been charged with welfare fraud.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/17/2012

Michigan Welfare Case Stays With Court of Appeals

The Michigan Supreme Court won’t immediately take up a case involving when welfare benefits can be ended.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/14/2012

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