Octomom welfare fraud being investigated by authorities - report
The Octomom, Nadya Suleman, is reportedly being investigated by authorities for welfare fraud. The Los Angeles County Department of Welfare Fraud Prevention and Investigation received a report from someone claiming Suleman made almost $200,000 in 2012, but it still collecting government assistance, TMZ reports.
According to California law, with 14 children, Suleman can collect welfare if she earns under $119,000 a year. If fraud is discovered, Suleman can be prosecuted for it, facing a possible prison sentence of three years or more.
Suleman allegedly earned her money by appearing in porn, as well as through stripping appearances. She was also investigated for child neglect in 2012.
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