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NY Man Falsifies Medical Claim to Access Workers’ Comp Benefits

James Lacey, a New York man from Morrisonville, New York,  was recently arrested on the same fraud charge as seven years ago.  Lacey sufferered from a back injury yet failed to reprot a similar work-related injury.  In 2003, he pleaded guilty to charges of insurance fraud and workers' compensation fraud for exaggerating the extent of a disability caused from a work-related injury.