04/05/2012 05:49 pm ET

Robert Davis Charged With Stealing From Highland Park School District

By Tresa Baldas and Joe Swickard, Detroit Free Press

A Highland Park school board member, who has brought Open Meetings Act lawsuits against the state's financial review process for Detroit, was indicted today on charges he ran a phony invoice scheme that put thousands of dollars into his own pocket, according to the U.S. Attorneys office.

Robert Davis, who was indicted on charges of federal program theft, faces up to 10 years in prison if convicted.

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