Home / 2009 (page 31)

Yearly Archives: 2009

Beach doctor convicted of Medicare fraud (access required)

NORFOLK—A federal jury has convicted a Virginia Beach physician on nearly 30 counts in a fraudulent-billing scheme that bilked government health programs out of $1.2 million. The U.S. District Court jury found hematology and oncology specialist Dr. Ronald Poulin guilty ...

Read More »

Murderer executed for killing couple (access required)

JARRATT—A former Army counterintelligence worker was executed by electric chair last week for killing a Virginia couple, becoming the first U.S. inmate to die by electrocution in over a year. Larry Bill Elliott, 60, of Hanover, Md., was pronounced dead ...

Read More »