Michigan Doc Doing 45 Years Wants Out of Prison Due to COVID Fears

Lebanese doctor Farid Fata wants a “compassionate” release from prison because his health is so poor, he says, he might catch the Chinese virus and die in the slammer.  With a 45 year sentence that is likely anyway, COVID or no COVID. I mentioned Fata last September in a list of Michigan docs involved in … Continue reading Michigan Doc Doing 45 Years Wants Out of Prison Due to COVID Fears

Michigan Mayor Indicted! Committed Bribery and Wire Fraud, Say the Feds

“Public corruption at any level undermines the community’s faith in their elected officials and does long-term damage to government institutions.” (Steven D’Antuono, Special Agent in Charge of the Detroit Field Office of the FBI)   The Mayor, along with his pals, allegedly used his elected office and campaign funds to enrich himself. From the US … Continue reading Michigan Mayor Indicted! Committed Bribery and Wire Fraud, Say the Feds

Michigan: Afghanistan-born Surgeon Dubbed the “Greedy Butcher” to Spend Two Decades Behind Bars

A federal appeals court affirmed a lower court decision earlier this week that seeks to send a message to medical practitioners who are clearly seeking financial gain at the expense of their patients’ health. The original court ruling against Dr.Aria Sabit was in 2017 (before I began writing ‘Frauds and Crooks‘ to highlight cases like … Continue reading Michigan: Afghanistan-born Surgeon Dubbed the “Greedy Butcher” to Spend Two Decades Behind Bars

Michigan (again) Charter School Employee Charged with Sexual Assault

I’m starting to see a pattern! Seems like most of the crime stories I’m seeing these days are coming from three states: Michigan, Maine and Minnesota.  What could the connection be? I’m joking of course.  I have done no serious analysis of crimes in all fifty states and it might just be that I have … Continue reading Michigan (again) Charter School Employee Charged with Sexual Assault