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Federal and state investigators say they prioritized the case against former HARC CEO Richard Liliston because of the victims involved.
Liliston, the former head of the Hillsborough Assocation for Retarded Citizens (HARC),was convicted on of conspiring to defraud the Social Security Administration in a scheme to divert $683,599 from his disabled clients.
Evidence culled from tens of thousands of emails, a decade of banking transactions, rooms full of records, led to the verdict on Wednesday.
The Office of Chief Financial Officer Jeff Atwater today hosted a webinar in partnership with the Florida Quality Parenting Initiative (QPI) to help protect current and former foster youth from ending up in financial trouble. The live webinar, entitled “Your Future, Your Finances,” included topics about budgeting, saving, credit scores and credit safety that are tailored to the experience of aging out of foster care.
CFO and State Fire Marshal Jeff Atwater honored the winners of the 2017 Florida Fire Service Awards during a ceremony hosted Monday evening at the Florida Capitol. Among the winners was Palm Beach County Fire Rescue’s Deputy Chief Darrel Donatto who was named Florida’s Fire Chief of the Year. The annual award ceremony honors those in the fire service community who have shown exceptional service to Floridians.