Fraud

Financial Explotation Research
4:07 pm
Tue November 5, 2013

Oregon Releases First Ever Study on Financial Exploitation of Adults With Disabilities and the Elder

Oregon has released the first-ever study on the financial exploitation of adults with disabilities and the elderly.

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Campaign Embesslement
5:12 pm
Wed September 25, 2013

Senate Democrats: Embezzlement Of Campaign Funds Might Have Cost Key Race

Originally published on Wed September 25, 2013 5:04 pm

Washington Senate Democrats say the misuse of campaign funds last year may have cost them a key race – and therefore control of the state Senate.

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Internet Fraud Settlement
5:36 pm
Fri September 6, 2013

Oregonians Entitled to Refunds In DOJ Settlement With Internet Retailer

The state Department of Justice has reached a settlement with an online retailer accused of defrauding Oregon consumers of more than a quarter million dollars. 

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Revenue Employees Disciplined
4:05 pm
Wed July 25, 2012

Oregon Revenue Employees Disciplined Over $2.1 Million Mistake

The Oregon Department of Revenue disciplined four employees over their role in approving a fraudulent tax refund.
Chris Lehman Northwest News Network

The Oregon Department of Revenue has disciplined four employees over their role in approving a fraudulent $2.1 million tax refund. The announcement Wednesday comes a day after the Salem woman who claimed the cash was sentenced to five-and-a-half years in prison.

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