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Clovis Nurse Charged with Multiple Felony Counts, Including Practicing Medicine Without a License

Jennifer Steinbach, a registered nurse from Clovis, will appear in Fresno County Superior Court on December 8, after being charged with 29 felony counts. Charges include 12 counts of obtaining controlled substances by fraud, 16 counts of making false statements … Continue reading

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Preliminary Hearing Scheduled for Capitola Unlicensed Therapist

Christin Izett of Capitola will be in Santa Cruz County Superior Court December 12, 2016, for a preliminary hearing on charges of theft by false pretenses after she billed for counseling services that she was not licensed to provide. An … Continue reading

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Physician Assistant Charged with Writing Illegal Prescriptions

El Dorado Hills Woman Charged with 30 Felony Counts An arraignment is scheduled for Monday, September 21, 2015 in El Dorado County Superior Court for an El Dorado Hills physician assistant charged with 30 felony counts of unlawfully writing prescriptions … Continue reading

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Visalia Pharmacist Sentenced for Embezzlement, Forgery

KINGS COUNTY – A Visalia pharmacist has been sentenced in Kings County Superior Court to three years’ probation, community service and addiction treatment courses for illegally obtaining controlled substances, forging prescriptions, and embezzlement. Emily Clark was investigated by the Central … Continue reading

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NEWS: Husband and Wife Arrested for Practicing Medicine Without a License

SACRAMENTO – A Downey, California husband and wife have been arrested for the unlicensed practice of medicine. Jose Alfredo Martinez and Emma Haydee Gonzalez were arrested Thursday following an investigation by the Health Quality Investigations Unit within the California Department … Continue reading

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Former Registered Nurse Arraigned on Felony Charges

FRESNO – A former Registered Nurse has been arraigned on felony charges of obtaining controlled substances by fraud. An investigation led by the Department of Consumer Affairs’ Division of Investigation Central Valley Field Office found that in February 2015 Jason … Continue reading

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Preliminary Hearing Set For Southern California Man Facing Felony Charges

A southern California man has been charged with 11 felonies after an investigation revealed he was illegally using licenses belonging to an Architect and Professional Engineer. An investigation by the Division of Investigation’s (DOI) Chatsworth Field Office into Juan “Gary” … Continue reading

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Fake Pest Control Service Company Operator Convicted of Four Felonies

A southern California man who impersonated a pest control service company operator and scammed elderly victims has been convicted of four felonies and faces two years in prison. Eldad Syton was convicted last week in the Los Angeles County Superior … Continue reading

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Undercover Operation Leads To Arrest And Felony Charges

A southern California physician has been charged with a felony for practicing medicine without a valid license. An undercover investigation into Foad Salehani, MD, by the Division of Investigation’s Operation Safe Medicine revealed he was practicing medicine illegally as he … Continue reading

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Preliminary Hearing Scheduled for Doctor Facing Felony Charges

A preliminary hearing for a San Diego physician facing 24 felony charges has been scheduled for March 11, 2015, in the San Diego Superior Court. Dr. Jeffrey Joel Abrams was arrested last November at a San Diego airport after the … Continue reading

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