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unemployment fraud

Unemployment
Wikipedia Media Commons / wikipedia.org

A state agency has asked courts in three counties to dismiss 186 bench warrants against people accused of unemployment fraud.  The state could next ask for the charges to be dismissed altogether.


Michigan Unemployment Insurance Agency
State of Michigan / michigan.gov

A group of experts will try to figure out how a state computer glitch wrongly accused thousands of people of fraud.