4th Circuit Upholds Former Federal Employee's Guilty Plea In Benefits Suit

4th Circuit Upholds Former Federal Employee's Guilty Plea In Benefits Suit

RICHMOND, Va. - The Fourth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals on April 18 upheld the denial of a former government employee's motion to withdraw his guilty plea in a case in which he was accused of fraudulently obtaining workers' compensation benefits after being injured on the job (United States of America v. Lester Nicholson,  No. 11-4531, 4th Cir.; 2012 U.S. App. LEXIS 7811).

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