Wyo. Farmer Can't Shake FCA Suit Over Milk Exports

Law360, New York (August 15, 2012, 5:06 PM EDT) -- A Wyoming rancher who allegedly defrauded a government milk distribution program by illegally exporting the merchandise lost his bid to escape scrutiny Tuesday after a Missouri federal court found the man could not distance himself from the accusations against his partnership.

U.S. District Judge Gary A. Fenner denied Richard Carter's motion for partial summary judgment seeking an end to the government's False Claims Act allegations that he worked to export millions of pounds of government-administered nonfat dry milk, finding that Carter still be held liable for...
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