Texas Doc Pleads Not Guilty To New Medicare Fraud Charges

Law360, New York (September 20, 2012, 8:08 PM EDT) -- The Texas physician charged with running the nation's largest-ever Medicare fraud by billing the government for nearly $375 million in needless patient visits pled not guilty Thursday to a superseding indictment that also accuses him of trying to cover up the alleged scheme.

Dr. Jacques Roy is charged with one count of conspiracy to commit health care fraud, 10 counts of health care fraud, two counts of making false statements for use in determining rights for benefit and payment by Medicare, two counts of making false...
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