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Acting United States Attorney Seth D. DuCharme. Photo: lev radin/Shutterstock.com

The Brooklyn U.S. Attorney’s Office announced Wednesday that a New Jersey-based educational services provider has agreed to pay more than $1 million to resolve civil claims that it had billed the federal government for tutoring services that it never actually provided to underserved youths in New York City and across the United States.

The settlement brought an end to a qui tam suit that accused Innovative Educational Programs of fraudulently obtaining federal funds for supposedly tutoring students from underperforming schools between 2009 and 2012.

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Tom McParland

Tom McParland of New York Law Journal can be contacted at [email protected] Follow him on Twitter @TMcParlandALM.

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