social security fraud

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Oregon Resident Worked As Woman, Collected Disability As Man

An Oregon resident who transitioned to a woman more than three decades ago continued collecting Social Security disability checks under her male identity, fraudulently raking in $250,000

CBS Seattle–07/20/2015

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Former Wash. Man Sentenced In Social Security Fraud Case

The U.S. attorney’s office says a 70-year-old former Bellevue, Wash., man who collected his dead mother’s Social Security benefits for 23 years has been sentenced to six months in federal prison for his fraud.

CBS Seattle–01/14/2014