Wolas had been a fugitive since 1997 in connection with an unrelated New York grand theft and larceny indictment, according to federal prosecutors. That case allegedly involved an alleged $100 million fraudulent liquor-exporting scheme, the New York Times reported at the time. … [Read more...] about Former Hunton partner is arrested in Florida after disappearing nearly 20 years ago
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It was so tight that Hudson and her crew were waiting for legislators at 12:01 a.m. in May of 2015, as the lawmakers gaveled out the session, so the workers could move in and start work immediately, removing desks and furniture and putting up scaffolding. While other Capitol tenants moved out of the building during the restoration, the House needed to be able to access its chamber every year during session. “As soon as they got out, we got in,” Hudson said. … [Read more...] about 100 years after being excluded from the Minnesota State Capitol, women rebuilt it
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Authorities had been looking for Jeffs since June of 2016 when he slipped out of his GPS ankle monitor and fled from a Salt Lake City house where he was on supervised home release. Jeffs and 10 others from the sect were charged with fraud and money laundering in a multimillion dollar food stamp fraud scheme. … [Read more...] about Polygamous Sect Leader Lyle Jeffs Captured After 1 Year
Both systems have faced scrutiny for years due to large unfunded liabilities — they don't have enough money at the moment to pay all the benefits they have promised. In response, both systems have increased the required contributions for local governments that are part of the system. … [Read more...] about See the 100 highest pensions in the CalPERS and CalSTRS systems