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9 Arrested in Brooklyn in Largest Medicare Fraud Bust in U.S. History

On June 18, 2015, Attorney General Loretta E. Lynch publicly announced the biggest Medicare fraud takedown in the history of the United States.  The sweep tops the scales for both number of defendants charged and dollar value lost, netting 243 suspects for a grand total of $712 million in false billings.  Nine were arrested in...

NYPD Harass Teen Girl, Want “Slow Death” for People Filming Police

On May 14, 24-year-old New York resident Michael Barber captured disturbing video footage of two plainclothes NYPD officers harassing a 14-year-old girl near the intersection of 140th St. and Hamilton Place in the Washington Heights section of Upper Manhattan.  In response, Barber’s image was posted to the NYPD’s 30th Precinct Facebook page, which described Barber...