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Atlanta pharmacy operators sentenced to federal prison for more than $4 million WIC fraud scheme

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Three owners and operators of an Atlanta pharmacy have been sentenced to federal prison for a multi-million dollar fraud scheme that targeted the Georgia Women, Infants, and Children (“WIC”) program. The defendants bought WIC vouchers from low-income recipients at a discount and then fraudulently sought reimbursement from the federal government at a higher dollar amount…