Skip to main content
  1. Arts & Entertainment
  2. Celebrity

New charges Octomom: 4 counts of fraud could have Octomon in deep trouble

See also

New charges for Octomon have been announced and they could have her in some very hot water. On Feb. 6, CNN reported that there are now a total of four federal fraud charges against Nadya Suleman, who can't seem to stand on her own two feet for a prolonged period of time. And now it sounds like she might be heading to jail.

"Prosecutors accuse Suleman, whose claim to fame is giving birth to eight babies in one day, of not reporting that she was making thousands of dollars as topless dancer and adult film actress when she applied for government aid last year," reports CNN.

The new charges for Octomom involve very serious allegations. If she is convicted of fraud (by way of lying on official documents), her life is most definitely going to change forever. While some might think she deserves it, others can't help but think of Nadya Suleman's kids -- all 14 of them -- and what will become of them if their mom is thrown in jail.

"An additional charge filed Wednesday alleges that she received nearly $10,000 in MediCal benefits she was not entitled to, the Los Angeles County district attorney's office said. The restitution they are seeking now totals $26,000," reports CNN. If convicted, Octomom faces over 6 years behind bars.

The new charges will see Octomom in court on March 11. Thus far, she has pled "not guilty" to three of the four fraud charges.

© Effie Orfanides 2014

Advertisement

Arts & Entertainment

  • Jack White
    Reddit users have fun with Jack White's unhappy face at a Cubs game
    Headlines
  • Fifty Shades of Grey
    The first 'Fifty Shades of Grey' trailer has been released, leaving fans wanting more
    Video
    Movies Buzz
  • Big Bang Theory
    Will CBS be able to ink a deal with the cast of 'The Big Bang Theory' before shooting begins?
    Camera
    12 Photos
  • Hercules
    Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson brings fun, adventure, and heart as 'Hercules'
    Camera
    5 Photos
  • Shermar Moore
    Daytime television is about to get a lot hotter with Shemar Moore back on the screen
    Camera
    11 Photos
  • Adele
    Adele's infant son has won a substantial amount of money in a paparazzo lawsuit
    Video
    Today's Buzz