LONDON, Ky. (AP) - A possible criminal investigation by the
Department of Justice awaits a London, Kentucky businessman who has several multi-million dollar contracts with the federal
Bill Deaton has already been fined 240-thousand dollars for securities fraud.
Deaton has started several companies in the London area but now lives in Florida.
He was fined by the Securities and Exchange Commission earlier this month for adjusting the books of his former data entry services company so he could earn a 25 (m) million dollar bonus.
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