7 Years

Mark Weinberger

Indiana Nose Doctor Gets 7 Years In Medical Fraud Case

Mark Weinberger, who ran a Merrillville nose and sinus clinic until he disappeared during a European vacation, pleaded guilty to 22 counts of health care fraud in a deal that called for a sentence of no more than of 10 years in prison.


Joseph Brynda (Cook County Sheriff's Dept.)

Driver Gets 7 Years For Fatally Striking Pedestrian While Texting

A man was sentenced to seven years in prison for driving with his knees while texting, all while under the influence of marijuana and Freon, when he struck and killed a pedestrian in southwest suburban Tinley Park.