Kickback Scheme Gets Diagnostic Center Owner 68 Months

Law360 (April 13, 2018, 3:06 PM EDT) -- A Texas federal judge has sentenced the owner of a durable medical equipment company and multiple diagnostic businesses to 68 months in prison for his role in a conspiracy involving kickbacks for access to patients, while also ordering $2.8 million in restitution, the U.S. attorney’s office said Thursday.

U.S. District Judge Gray Miller sentenced Houston resident Mark Edward Farias for his role in the alleged fraud scheme carried out by Team Work Ready Inc. Farias pled guilty in April 2017 on counts of conspiracy to pay...
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