Insufficient evidence of fraud where spouse only used home as a mailing address.

Topic: Inspector General, Decided by Judge Walker 
Docket Number: *****  , Decision Date: 2013-09-11 
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The Office of the Inspector General (OIS) was not permitted to recoup Respondent’s food stamp benefits and administratively disqualify her from participation in the Food Stamp Program, because it failed to prove by a clear and convincing standard that she had defrauded the Food Stamp [..] Read More..

No intentional program violation but recoupment for over-issuance permitted.

Topic: Inspector General, Decided by Judge Langston 
Docket Number: ******** , Decision Date: 2013-06-24 
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Respondent did not disclose certain financial information in her food stamp recertification.  The Office of Inspector General (OIG) sought to disqualify her from Food Stamp Program participation on the basis of an intentional program violation.  Because there was insufficient evidence to establish her lapses were [..] Read More..