Abbe Lowell - the best personalized free web-based Email en en Abbe Lowell Focus turns to senator with doctor guilty of Medicare fraud WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A prominent Florida eye doctor accused of political corruption was convicted of Medicare fraud Friday, increasing the odds that federal prosecutors could pressure him to testify against New Jersey Democratic Sen. Bob Menendez. Dr. Salomon Melgen faces 15 to 20 years in prison on 67 counts, including health care fraud, submitti... Fri, 28 Apr 2017 23:08:00 GMT 2017-04-28T23:08:00Z Justices won't hear Menendez appeal in corruption case NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday declined to hear New Jersey Sen. Bob Menendez's appeal of his corruption indictment, setting the stage for a federal trial in the fall. The justices let stand a lower court ruling that refused to dismiss charges including conspiracy, bribery and fraud against the Democratic lawmaker. ... Mon, 20 Mar 2017 16:46:00 GMT 2017-03-20T16:46:00Z