CHICAGO (AP) — Federal authorities arrested a one-time owner of the now-defunct Chicago Rush for alleged fraud in the operation and purchase of the arena football team.
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WOODSTOCK, Ill. (AP)–A suburban Chicago lawyer has been sentenced to nine years in prison for embezzling more than $1.2 million from clients, including money meant for sick children and blue-collar workers.
PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — A Gibson City man has been convicted of federal mail fraud for selling a product he marketed as an aquatic pesticide that prosecutors say killed fish in ponds and lakes across the country.
CHICAGO (AP)–A former Northwestern University cancer research physician will pay nearly a half-million dollars to settle claims of federal research grant fraud.
ROCK ISLAND, Ill. (AP) — Federal authorities say an Iowa man has been charged with defrauding his former employer in Illinois of at least $2.7 million.
EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. (AP) — Federal authorities have charged two southwestern Illinois men who they say fraudulently received $1.6 million in food stamp benefits.
CHICAGO (AP)–A suburban Chicago lawyer who hosted a syndicated radio talk show has been found guilty of mortgage fraud in a scheme to defraud lenders out of nearly $10 million.
CHICAGO (AP) — A suburban Chicago dermatologist has been found guilty of defrauding Medicare and private health insurers of $2.6 million by submitting false claims for more than 800 patients.
CHICAGO (AP) — A financial adviser who once had former Chicago Bulls player Scottie Pippen as a client has been found guilty of bank fraud.