Marriage Fraud

Massachusetts News: Worcester Man, Peter Hicks Sentenced for Marriage Fraud

Six women from Sub-Saharan Africa married defendant to gain legal status in U.S. BOSTON, Ms. – A Worcester man was sentenced Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2018, in connection with entering into six fraudulent marriages in order to evade immigration laws. Peter Hicks, 57, was sentenced by U.S. District Court Judge Timothy S. Hillman to two years … Continue reading Massachusetts News: Worcester Man, Peter Hicks Sentenced for Marriage Fraud

Massachusetts News: Worcester Man, Peter Hicks Pleads Guilty to Marriage Fraud

Six women from Sub-Saharan Africa married defendant to gain legal status in U.S. BOSTON, Ms. – A Worcester man pleaded guilty yesterday in connection with entering into six fraudulent marriages in order to evade immigration laws. Peter Hicks, 57, pleaded guilty to one count of marriage fraud. U.S. District Court Judge Timothy S. Hillman scheduled … Continue reading Massachusetts News: Worcester Man, Peter Hicks Pleads Guilty to Marriage Fraud