TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — A Senate panel on Thursday cleared a bill aimed at cutting down the massive fraud plaguing the state’s personal injury protection, or PIP, coverage program.
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Legislation designed to crack down on the fraud that leads to more expensive personal injury protection insurance required of all Florida drivers was filed by state Sen. Joe Negron on Monday. […]
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — A government contractor has been sentenced to three years in prison for lying to obtain housing on a Tampa Air Force base, illegally wearing a military uniform and keeping guns at his residence.
MIAMI (AP) — Contractors paid tens of millions of taxpayer dollars to detect fraudulent Medicare claims are using inaccurate and inconsistent data that makes it extremely difficult to catch bogus bills submitted by crooks, according to an inspector general’s report released Monday.