Contractor Settles Civil Suit Over Fake Drug Test Claims

Law360, New York (August 23, 2011, 6:48 PM EDT) -- One day after admitting to criminal charges, a Chicago contractor agreed Tuesday to pay $393,000 to settle a related civil suit brought by the Illinois attorney general claiming her company, K.K. Bio-Science Inc., billed for drug tests it never performed.

Contractor Anita Mahajan also accepted a prohibition barring her from contracting with the state of Illinois as part of an agreed order in the civil litigation, Attorney General Lisa Madigan said. 

In the criminal case, Mahajan accepted a plea deal from prosecutors Monday under which she...
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