(Phoenix, Ariz. – June 4, 2008) Attorney General Terry Goddard today announced today that Walgreen Co. (Walgreens) has agreed to a multi-state settlement and will pay $35 million to resolve improper billing claims. Arizona’s share is $1,069,941, which will be put back into the state Medicaid Program.
(Phoenix, Ariz. – June 3, 2008) Attorney General Terry Goddard today announced that Ryan Herndon, 32, of Phoenix, has been sentenced to 3.5 years in prison, followed by seven years probation, and ordered to pay $2.7 million in restitution for his admitted thefts from Trend Capital Management Group, Inc. and Trend Capital, LLC. Three months ago, Herndon pleaded guilty to two counts of theft.
(Phoenix, Ariz. – June 3, 2008) Attorney General Terry Goddard today announced that Gregory B. Gill, 56, of Scottsdale, was sentenced to 20 years in prison followed by seven years probation. He was also ordered to pay more than $7.8 million in restitution. Four months ago, Gil pleaded guilty to two counts of fraud and one count of money laundering. He is one of four defendants in this case.