304 SPORTS SCORES
  • Tygarts Valley 59Hannan 8Final[ view all ]
  • Sissonville 26Liberty 7Final[ view all ]
  • Doddridge County 27Valley Wetzel 7Final[ view all ]
  • Clay-Battelle 20Van 12Final[ view all ]
  • Lewis County 42Elkins 0Final[ view all ]
  • Braxton County 13Webster County 12Final[ view all ]
  • Grafton 50Lincoln 49Final[ view all ]
  • Robert C. Byrd 56North Marion 21Final[ view all ]
  • Morgantown 21John Marshall 6Final[ view all ]
  • Pendleton County 50Tucker County 6Final[ view all ]
  • Magnolia 34Tyler Consolidated 0Final[ view all ]
  • University 29Preston 25Final[ view all ]
  • Fairmont Senior 35Buckhannon-Upshur 27Final[ view all ]
  • Notre Dame 34Gilmer County 13Final[ view all ]
  • Saint Marys 42South Harrison 7Final[ view all ]
National News | Closings | Funerals | HighScore | Monday's Most Wanted | Crime Watch | TV Listings | Lottery | Bio's | FCC File | More ›
   
 
 
 
Belington Lawyer Sentenced For Public Defender Fraud
Written by Your 5News Team
Created on May 13, 2013 @ 2:29PM
ELKINS, W.Va. (AP) - A Belington lawyer convicted of defrauding the West Virginia Public Defender Services will spend a year and a day in prison.
 
Lisa A. Weese also must spend three years on supervised release after she completes her sentence.
 
U.S. Attorney William J. Ihlenfeld II said Monday that U.S. District Court Chief Judge John Preston Bailey hasn't yet determined how much restitution the 43-year-old Weese must pay.
 
Ihlenfeld says Weese submitted false voucher reports by mail to the agency from September 2006 to September 2011. She received more than $159,000 for hours she didn't work.
 
Weese pleaded guilty to mail fraud in November 2012. She was sentenced last week in U.S. District Court in Elkins.

Share
Add your Comment
You must have an active WDTV.COM user account to post comments. Please login to your account, or create your free account today!

Comments (0)
WDTV on Facebook
WDTV on Twitter
WDTV on YouTube
Contact WDTV
WDTV RSS Feeds
WDTV SMS
WDTV Mobile App