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Miami Federal Judge Imposes Longest Sentence Ever For Medicare Fraud – 50 Years – On Executive Of Mental Health Care Company

Mr. Lawrence Duran – Sentenced to 50 Years After a 3-day sentencing hearing, Miami resident Lawrence Duran, the owner of a mental health care company, American Therapeutic Corporation (ATC), was sentenced on September 16, 2011 to 50 years in prison … Continue reading

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How to get a Better Sentence in a Michigan Criminal or DUI Case – Part 2

In part 1 of this article, we began examining the role of the PSI in a Criminal case. We learned that the PSI, or Pre-Sentence Investigation, is a comprehensive process that ultimately results in written Sentencing Recommendation being made to … Continue reading

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How to get a Better Sentence in a Michigan Criminal or DUI Case – Part 1

When a person is facing a Criminal charge, they usually have lots of questions. First amongst them, however, is some version of "what's going to happen to me?" In this article we'll take a step back, and instead of trying … Continue reading

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7 Year Sentence Handed Down for Loan Fraud

Francis Alan Schmitz, aka "F. Alan Schmitz," 60, Long Grove, Illinois, a former bank executive, was sentenced to seven years in federal prison for fraudulently obtaining more than $6 million in bank loans and other funds that resulted in losses … Continue reading

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Klingele & Love on Sentence Reduction Provisions of the Model Penal Code

Cecelia M. Klingele (pictured) and Margaret Colgate Love (University of Wisconsin Law School and Law Office of Margaret Love) have posted First Thoughts About 'Second Look' and Other Sentence Reduction Provisions of the Model Penal Code: Sentencing Revision (University of… … Continue reading

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