Maricopa County assessor indicted on adoption fraud charges

Maricopa County assessor indicted on adoption fraud charges

Maricopa County Assessor Paul Petersen has been indicted in an adoption fraud scheme. Petersen has been running an adoption law practice in Mesa, which involves bringing women from the Marshall Islands to the U.S. to give birth. Their babies are then placed for adoption with U.S. parents. Petersen is accused of falsely claiming the women are Arizona residents.

KCooper
KCooper
porcus
porcus 5 months

That's... a really dumb thing to do, for someone involved in public service especially. Human trafficking?

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