Former Missouri Lawmaker Sentenced to Probation for Committing Social Security Fraud

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Friday, April 25, 2014
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Article from KY3 News

Ray Salva was sentenced Wednesday.  He pleaded guilty last year and court records show he has already paid restitution of $58,816.

Salva, a Democrat from Sugar Creek, was accused of receiving about $59,000 in federal disability benefits while also collecting his legislative salary.  He represented the Kansas City suburb of Sugar Creek in the state House from January 2003 until January 2011.