federal court http://www.kplu.org en Family guilty of decades long disability fraud http://www.kplu.org/post/family-guilty-decades-long-disability-fraud <p>Four members of a Renton family have pleaded guilty to fraud for pretending to be disabled and collecting more than $350,000 in Social Security and Washington state disability benefits.&nbsp; The scheme to defraud the government went on for 30 years. Wed, 29 Feb 2012 00:51:48 +0000 Paula Wissel 4274 at http://www.kplu.org Spokane backpack bomb suspect plea: not guilty http://www.kplu.org/post/spokane-backpack-bomb-suspect-plea-not-guilty <p>The Colville man accused of planting a bomb along Spokane&rsquo;s Martin Luther King Day parade route pleaded not guilty today.</p><p>It was Kevin Harpham&rsquo;s second appearance in federal court. The 36 year old wore a tan Spokane County Jail uniform and ankle shackles. His plea means the case is now headed to trial. Thu, 24 Mar 2011 00:44:09 +0000 Jessica Robinson & KPLU News Staff 1063 at http://www.kplu.org Spokane backpack bomb suspect plea: not guilty