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Another college admissions scandal? To get financial aid, parents ["]lose["] custody of children
ProPublica Illinois and The Wall Street Journal independently reported Monday that families near Chicago would give up legal guardianship of their children to relatives or friends. Students would then file for financial independence, which effectively opened the door to financial aid they wouldn't have been able to access while under the legal care of their parents.
The university [of Illinois] referred the cases to the U.S. Department of Education.
So. What's the penalty for defrauding the US this week?

Diversity is the key to economic and political evolution.
by Cat on Thu Aug 1st, 2019 at 09:55:17 AM EST
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False Claims Act of 1863 still Humming
Cisco: $8.6M
Alleged Capital One hacker barely bothered to hide
AMZN: $0

"The Marvels of Capitalist Enterprise"
"attenuated in the yella sheets to protecting individual 'professional' whistle blowers' careers"

Diversity is the key to economic and political evolution.

by Cat on Thu Aug 1st, 2019 at 11:55:48 AM EST
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Congress wants Capital One, Amazon to explain
how a ["]hacker["] accessed personal information from more than 100 million Capital One credit card customers and applicants.
Press reports, she joined Amazon in 2015 to work at Amazon Web Services, a division that hosted the Capital One data she allegedly accessed beginning in March, are incredible?
"We want to understand how this happened, how other breaches happened ... and we want to know how vulnerabilities (appear) in systems and figure out what we must do to deal with them at a policy level."
Fresh out of printer paper for subpoenas?
Rep. Elijah Cummings, chairman of the House Oversight! and Reform! Committee, said the committee has a long and bipartisan history of investigating data breaches in the government and private sector. Cummings, D-Md., said he looks forward to hearing more information about the data breach from Capital One and the company's response.
Evidence of batt'ry  ICQA developing.

Diversity is the key to economic and political evolution.
by Cat on Fri Aug 2nd, 2019 at 12:37:39 AM EST
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