Latest Racketeering News

Top exec at pharmacy in deadly meningitis outbreak sentenced

Dec. 02, 2022 10:18 AM EST

BOSTON (AP) — A former co-owner of a Massachusetts compounding pharmacy at the center of a nationwide fungal meningitis outbreak that resulted in more than 100 patient deaths has been sentenced to a year in prison for conspiring to defraud the federal government. Gregory...

Chinese firm guilty of paying $1M in bribes to LA councilman

Nov. 10, 2022 19:32 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A company owned by a billionaire Chinese real estate developer was convicted Thursday of paying more than $1 million bribes to a Los Angeles city councilmember for help in getting a downtown project approved. Shen Zhen New World I LLC was found...

Ex-state police union head, lobbyist, guilty of racketeering

Nov. 04, 2022 08:58 AM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — The former president of the Massachusetts State Police troopers' union and a lobbyist have been convicted by a federal jury of using union funds to benefit themselves. Dana Pullman, 60, the former president of the State Police Association of Massachusetts, and Anne...