View Full Version : Mexican Citizen Gets 8 Years For Cheating EDD

06-25-2010, 08:06 PM
Manuel Mejia Ordonez, 31, who previously lived in Marysville but is a Mexican citizen, was sentenced today in Sacramento by U.S. District Judge Edward J. Garcia to eight years and one month in prison, according to a U.S. Department of Justice news release.

Read more: http://blogs.sacbee.com/crime/archives/2010/06/us-judge-in-sac.html#ixzz0rvdTPjgL


According to court documents, Mejia Ordonez conspired with others to defraud the EDD by submitting claims for unemployment insurance using stolen employee and employer information with the employees' addresses changed to mail drops controlled by the conspirators