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Police: Man Threatened With Baseball Bat After Selling Empty Bridge Card

Authorities say two Oakland County men were arrested after they allegedly threatened to assault another man who sold them a Bridge Card with no money loaded on it.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/06/2013

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Detroit Area Doctors Charged With Illegal Distribution Of Prescription Drugs

Two Detroit area doctors have been charged with the illegal distribution of prescription drugs and health care fraud, according to a 68-count superseding indictment unsealed this week.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/22/2013

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Mich. Man Gets 20 Years For Fleecing Inmates’ Kin

A federal judge has sentenced a man to 20 years in prison and ordered him to make $2M in restitution for defrauding the families of inmates

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/20/2013

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Detroit EM Orders Investigation Into Pension Funds

Kevyn Orr has ordered a fraud and corruption investigation into the police and fire pension fund and general employee pension fund.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/20/2013

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Woman Ordered To Trial On False Rape Report

A Port Huron-area woman charged with making a false report of rape and tampering with evidence was ordered to stand trial Tuesday after a doctor said her purported bruises faded after he wiped them with gauze.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/19/2013

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Disgraced Ex-Mich. Judge Gets Prison For Fraud

“I stand before you a broken person,” said former Michigan Supreme Court Justice Diane Hathaway.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/28/2013

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62 Pickle Makers Pay $960K For Jobless Aid Fraud

The state says 62 former workers at a Vlasic pickle factory have pleaded guilty and will make $960,000 in restitution for fraudulently collecting unemployment benefits.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/22/2013

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Cancer, Rape Fraud Case Bowls Over Mich. Community

“The fact that she’s lived this long is a miracle. But maybe it wasn’t a miracle after all,” one resident said of Sara Ylen. “I’m just baffled. Is she the biggest con artist in the state of Michigan or the victim?”

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/18/2013

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Woman Who Allegedly Faked Rape Charged With Fraud

Sara Ylen’s credibility has been under scrutiny …

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/06/2013

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Mortgage Processor Gets Up To 20 Years In Robo-Signing Scheme

The former president of a mortgage document processing company has been sentenced to up to 20 years in prison on a racketeering charge in a Michigan case.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/04/2013

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