A Woodland man who was observed acting, moving and appearing in a manner inconsistent with his claimed injuries was found guilty of workers’ compensation insurance fraud by a Yolo County Jury last week. The 45-year-old faces a maximum of eight years imprisonment and a fine of $150,000.
Monday, February 6, 2012
A painting contractor on several San Francisco city and school projects is facing charges that she cheated employees out of more than $600,000 in wages. Frances Ann Doherty was charged Friday with wage theft, workers’ compensation insurance premium fraud and other violations, according to the San Francisco district attorney.