Justice Department Charges Former Congressman of Fraud

Terrance John “TJ” Cox indicted on 28 counts.

The Justice Department unsealed the indictment of former Congressman Terrance John “TJ” Cox this week. Cox is charged with 15 counts of wire fraud, 11 counts of money laundering, one count of financial institution fraud, and one count of campaign contribution fraud.

“According to allegations in the indictment, Cox perpetrated multiple fraud schemes targeting companies he was affiliated with and their clients and vendors,” the Justice Department said. “From 2013 to 2018, across two different fraud schemes, Cox illicitly obtained over $1.7 million in diverted client payments and company loans and investments he solicited and then stole.”

As the Lord Leads, Pray with Us…

  • For Attorney General Merrick Garland to uphold the law equally and without prejudice.
  • For DOJ officials as they bring charges against those who commit federal crimes.

Sources: The Hill, Reuters


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