Wednesday, August 31, 2011

Doctors Indicted

Federally indicted doctors Sam Jahani and Eric Pepper have entered not guilty pleas to charges leading to their arrests earlier this month.  Both are accused of dozens of counts
including health care fraud resulting in the deaths of four Western Slope patients, fraud, money laundering and conspiracy.  The Montrose Daily Press says the two doctors deny all charges and their attorneys are promising a vigorous defense.

Colorado Olympics

Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper, and Denver Mayor Michael Hancock are joining talks about the Winter Olympics again.  Colorado could host the 2022 games.  The bid would have to be made by 2013.