ATLANTA — Attorney General Chris Carr announced that Brenda Copeland has pleaded guilty in Houston County Superior Court to two felony counts of Medicaid Fraud. Superior Court Judge Edward D. Lukemire accepted the plea on Nov. 30 and sentenced the defendant to 10 years, including two years to be served in prison with the remainder on probation.

The court also ordered restitution to the Medicaid Care Management Organizations impacted, Wellcare and Peachstate, in the amount of $631,843.

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