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Oncologist Sentenced in Medicare Drug Scam

John Commins, for HealthLeaders Media, July 26, 2011

At Monday's sentencing hearing, Justice did not contest government claims that he violated his plea agreement by continuing to submit fraudulent bills after he signed the agreement in March 2010.

In addition to the prison term, Justice was ordered to pay $1,004,689 in restitution.

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John Commins is a senior editor with HealthLeaders Media.

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