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AG: East Hampton Doctor Pleads Guilty In Medicaid Fraud Scheme

By Brendan O’Reilly

on May 10, 2019
An East Hampton doctor is among 12 people convicted in a multimillion-dollar Medicaid fraud case, New York State Attorney General Letitia James announced on Friday. Dr. Bernard Bentley, 61, a... more

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