Which country’s top scientist is at the center of an international fraud investigation?
The United States has been hit by a series of fraud investigations targeting a slew of scientists, including some of its leading scientists, and a top scientist has been arrested on a fraud charge.
The arrest of Dr. Peter Thomsons son, J.J. Thomson, has triggered a wave of speculation that his arrest could signal a new wave of investigations, as some scientists, scientists from the U.S., Europe, and elsewhere have been implicated in a wide range of cases.
Thomson is accused of falsifying data, stealing money and money laundering in a scam that allegedly involved fraudulent payments of millions of dollars to the fraudulent scientist in order to create a fake university, the National Science Foundation reported.
He allegedly gave fraudulent information to the U:N.
and other organizations.
The U:UN was shut down by the Trump administration.
He was fired from his position as head of the National Institutes of Health after the investigation was revealed.
According to a statement released by the Department of Justice, Dr. Thomsson is facing charges of conspiracy, wire fraud, money laundering and false statements.
He is expected to appear in court on June 15.
According the statement, investigators found that Dr. Thomson used fraudulent documents to claim $150,000 in loans from the NIH to create the bogus university.
He allegedly used fraudulent information in his contracts with various institutions, including to the university of North Carolina and the University of Texas at Austin, according to the DOJ.
The University of North Dakota was also targeted in the investigation.
Thomshson was arrested in June and is expected in court this week.
A spokesperson for the DOJ’s Bureau of Investigation did not immediately respond to an inquiry seeking further details about the investigation and the arrest.
Dr. Thomson was the director of the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services from 2008 to 2012.
He also was the Director of the NC State Cancer Center from 2005 to 2008.
The U:United Nations was shuttered by the Bush administration in 2010 after a series in which fraudulently created organizations funded by foreign governments were used to funnel billions of dollars into the U.:UN.