US, Dartmouth Doctor Strike Deal In Fight Over Grants

Law360, New York (October 26, 2010, 3:09 PM EDT) -- The federal government has agreed to pay about $622,000 to a Vermont doctor acquitted of charges that he manipulated $2 million in research grants at a Dartmouth College-affiliated U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs hospital for his own gain.

The U.S. will pay $422,000 to defendant William Weeks, plus about $200,000 in back pay and benefits, to end two civil cases between the parties in the U.S. District Court for the District of Vermont, according to a term sheet signed Oct. 19 by Weeks, government representatives and...
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