NJ School Attys Indicted Over Lunch Program Coverup

Law360, New York (December 9, 2013, 8:09 PM EST) -- A New Jersey school board attorney and the panel's outside counsel were among those indicted Monday for allegedly covering up a bogus application that a onetime official's wife submitted for a federally funded free lunch program, according to acting Attorney General John J. Hoffman.

The indictment of Elizabeth Board of Education attorney Kirk Nelson, outside counsel Frank Capece and former board member Juan Donoso continues the fallout from alleged free lunch abuses at the district. Donoso's wife, Olga Oviedo-Arevalo, was charged in April with filing false...
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