Attorney(s) appearing for the Case
Charles Phillip Buffington, Jr. (argued), Adams & Reese, L.L.P., Ridgeland, MS, George Robert Parrott, II , Adams & Reese, L.L.P., New Orleans, LA, for Plaintiff-Appellant.
Peter M. Mansfield (argued), Kevin G. Boitmann , Diane Hollenshead Copes, Esq. , Assistant U.S. Attorneys, U.S. Attorney's Office, Eastern District of Louisiana, New Orleans, LA, for Defendant-Appellee.
Before Dennis, Elrod, and Ho, Circuit Judges.
James C. Ho, Circuit Judge:
When an application for federal funding contains materially false information, it's reasonable for the federal agency to want the money back. And that is so even if it turns out that the recipient might've been eligible to receive the funds on some other basis not presented in the application. No harm, no foul may be...
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