Nashville

Tennessee News: NASHVILLE, Murfreesboro Dentist and Former Practice Administrator Facing Federal Healthcare Fraud Charges

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – November 19, 2018 – Richard N. Schott, 51, of Murfreesboro, Tennessee, and Kendra L. Glenn, 43, of Hartwell, Georgia, and formerly of Murfreesboro, are facing federal healthcare fraud charges for operating a scheme to defraud healthcare benefit programs, announced U.S. Attorney Don Cochran for the Middle District of Tennessee. Schott surrendered to … Continue reading Tennessee News: NASHVILLE, Murfreesboro Dentist and Former Practice Administrator Facing Federal Healthcare Fraud Charges

Tennessee News: NASHVILLE, United States Files Suit Against Franklin, Tennessee-Based Pain, MD, LLC and Related Pain Clinics and Owners

Lawsuit Alleges False Claims Act Conduct at Pain Management Clinics in Tennessee, North Carolina and Virginia NASHVILLE, Tenn. – November 16, 2018 –U.S. Attorney Don Cochran for the Middle District of Tennessee announced today that the United States has filed a False Claims Act lawsuit against Franklin, Tennessee-based Pain, MD, LLC and related companies, and … Continue reading Tennessee News: NASHVILLE, United States Files Suit Against Franklin, Tennessee-Based Pain, MD, LLC and Related Pain Clinics and Owners

Vanderbilt University News: Vanderbilt University launches the Frist Center for Autism and Innovation

NASHVILLE, TN – A $10 million gift from alumna Jennifer R. Frist, BS’93, and husband William R. “Billy” Frist will endow a new center focused on supporting and developing the neurodiverse talents of individuals with autism at Vanderbilt University’s School of Engineering. The contribution continues the work of a Trans-Institutional Programs (TIPs) initiative launched last … Continue reading Vanderbilt University News: Vanderbilt University launches the Frist Center for Autism and Innovation

Tennessee News: NASHVILLE, U.S. Attorney’s Office to Monitor Election Day Complaints

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – October 31, 2018 – Unites States Attorney Don Cochran for the Middle District of Tennessee announced today that Assistant United States Attorneys Steve Jordan and Sara Beth Myers will lead the efforts of his office in connection with the Justice Department’s nationwide Election Day Program for the upcoming November 6, 2018, general … Continue reading Tennessee News: NASHVILLE, U.S. Attorney’s Office to Monitor Election Day Complaints

Tennessee News: Nashville To Serve as Hub for Appalachian Regional Prescription Opioid Strike Force

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – October 25, 2018 – Unites States Attorney Don Cochran for the Middle District of Tennessee and Assistant Attorney General Brian A. Benczkowski of the Justice Department’s Criminal Division announced today the formation of the Appalachian Regional Prescription Opioid Strike Force (ARPO Strike Force), a joint law enforcement effort that brings together the … Continue reading Tennessee News: Nashville To Serve as Hub for Appalachian Regional Prescription Opioid Strike Force

Tennessee News: NASHVILLE, James Dunaway, Former Nashville Metro Police Sergeant Sentenced to Federal Prison

Stole More Than $100k During Search Warrantr Executions NASHVILLE, Tenn. – October 24, 2018 – Former Nashville Metropolitan Police Department (MNPD) Sergeant James Dunaway was sentenced today to two years in federal prison, to be followed by three years of supervised release, for stealing more than $100,000 during the execution of search warrants, announced U.S. … Continue reading Tennessee News: NASHVILLE, James Dunaway, Former Nashville Metro Police Sergeant Sentenced to Federal Prison