No Jail for Food Stamp Fraudster Because He is An Immigrant

Want to commit food stamp fraud and avoid jail? Don’t be an American citizen!

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From The Daily Caller:

A Massachusetts store owner was reportedly given a reduced sentenced with no jail time Tuesday in a food stamp fraud case because he is an immigrant.

Julio Rodriguez used his position owning Bethania’s Fish & Meat Market to trade benefits for cash. He was able to scam the system for an estimated $46,000 between September and December, 2014. Hampden Superior Court Judge Tina S. Page reduced the sentence to not include incarceration so Rodriguez would not be deported. Rodriguez is in the country on a green card.

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