"Attorney General Eliot Spitzer today announced that Dr. Dawer Nadi, who practices on Webster Avenue in the Bronx, pleaded guilty to fraudulently billing Medicaid for dental services rendered to a patient who had died before the claimed 'services' were rendered. Nadi, 46, of 29 Terra Mar Drive in Huntington, Long Island, appeared on March 22 before Bronx Criminal Court Judge John N. Bryne and pleaded guilty to first-degree offering a false instrument, a Class E felony. In addition, Nadi agreed to repay $400,000 to the Medicaid program to resolve allegations that he was reimbursed for services not rendered to Medicaid recipients over a seven-year period. "According to the logic of the Spitzer-haters, this action will only discourage dentists from setting up shop or staying in NYS.
There's a story in today's WNY Media Network about more nefarious job-killing by that notorious Marxist-Leninist Eliot Spitzer. Of course, I'm being sarcastic. Here's the story: