Sunday, April 16, 2006
Eight sailors at the Mayport naval station in northeast Florida are facing charges that they fraudulently married Polish and Romanian women in order to collect an extra $35,000 annual housing allowances. The women did not live with their Navy husbands and they used the sham marriages to apply for citizenship in the United States. Source. Jane Sutton, Reuters, news.yahoo.com. The complete story may be obtained by clicking here (last visited April 16, 2006, reo).