Ex-Penn State Prof. Gets 41 Months For $3M Grant Fraud

Law360, New York (November 30, 2012, 8:42 PM EST) -- A former Pennsylvania State University professor who pled guilty to defrauding the National Institutes of Health and other federal agencies of $3 million in research grants was sentenced to 41 months in prison and ordered to pay $641,000 in restitution Friday in Pennsylvania federal court.

Craig Grimes, 56, received a $1.2 million NIH grant and $1.9 million in funding from the Advanced Research Projects Agency –  Energy, which he claimed would be used for research related to measuring gases in a patient's blood. Acting through his...
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