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Man Pleads Guilty in 9/11 Disability Scam

Heather Doyle Wantagh-Seaford Patch A lawyer from Massapequa pleaded guilty Friday in a vast Social Security scam involving NYPD and FDNY retirees, according to multiple reports. Raymond Lavallee, 84, pleaded guilty to one count of fourth-degree conspiracy in an agreement with the Manhattan District Attorney’s office. As per the plea deal, Lavallee will pay $2 million in restitution […]

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Guantanamo – 9/11 judge ‘pulls plug’ on trial over Pentagon order

Carol Rosenberg, Miami Herald The 9/11 trial judge on Wednesday froze pretrial hearings in a death-penalty case over a controversial Pentagon order requiring the judges to move permanently to this remote outpost until their cases are over. In a 10-page order, Army Col. James L. Pohl abated the prosecution of alleged 9/11 mastermind Khalid Sheik Mohammed and four […]

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Woman who ferried supplies to WTC in her late 70s dies

Legacy.com Gertraud A. (Trudy) Bopp, 90, died Sunday, Feb. 8, 2015 in NC. Mrs. Bopp was a resident of the River Landing At Sandy Ridge Retirement Community in Colfax, NC and was formerly of Middletown, Little Silver and Tinton Falls, NJ. Gertraud was born in Coburg, Germany. She came to the United States in 1952 […]

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