CAMDEN, N.J. (AP) — Two pharmaceutical sales representatives in New Jersey have pleaded guilty for their involvement in a $50 million state health benefit program scheme.
Prosecutors say Judd Holt, of Evesham, and George Gavras, of Moorestown, pleaded guilty on Monday of heath care fraud in federal court in Camden.READ MORE: Philadelphia School District's Mask Mandate Goes Back Into Effect On Monday As COVID-19 Cases Rise
They face up to 10 years in prison and must pay back hundreds of thousands of dollars.READ MORE: Longest Married Couple In Pennsylvania Celebrates 80th Wedding Anniversary
Prosecutors say the men recruited public employees to obtain compounded medication that they didn’t need. A pharmacy then paid conspirators kickbacks.
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