Friday, May 31, 2019

"Charter schools accused of stealing $50M from California"

WaPo:

Prosecutors say A3 enrolled about 40,000 students throughout the state, none of whom received any services.

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The company that operated a network of 19 online-only schools
And speaking of education:
Duke University is agreeing to pay more than $54 million to settle claims that it and nearby University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill conspired to hold down salaries of medical professors by agreeing not to hire staff away from each other.
And:
Duke University will pay $112.5 million to the federal government to settle allegations that researchers submitted applications and reports containing falsified data to win more than two dozen grants from the National Institutes of Health and the Environmental Protection Agency, the Justice Department said on Monday.