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New Charges for New York Man Accused in Son’s ’08 Death

A central New York man accused of killing his son to collect $700,000 in life insurance has been indicted on new charges connected to the will that the victim wrote just hours before he died. Karl Karlsen, 53, of Romulus …

New York Man Suspected of Faking Own Drowning Arrested

A man suspected of faking his own drowning at a New York beach in a scheme to collect on a life insurance policy was arrested Wednesday at the hospital where he was receiving psychiatric treatment. Raymond Roth arrived at state …

NRA Refuses to Pay Death Benefit to Minnesota Widow

A Minnesota widow is taking the National Rifle Association to court over its denial of her husband’s death benefit. John Balk bought a life insurance policy from the NRA 10 months before he died in a tractor rollover accident on …

Feds Seeking Restitution in Louisiana Mayor’s FEMA Fraud Case

The government wants to garnish a life insurance policy of former Ball, La., Mayor Roy Hebron to insure payment of court-ordered restitution for FEMA theft. The Town Talk reports that Hebron owes $123,518 of the $130,666 in restitution and a …