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Livermore Settles Audit for $2.7 Million

Science  25 Oct 1996:
Vol. 274, Issue 5287, pp. 493-494
DOI: 10.1126/science.274.5287.493b


The University of California has paid the U.S. government $2.7 million after an investigation of Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory found a pattern of shifting money among projects to mask cost overruns. The university runs the 44-year-old nuclear weapons lab, which is owned by the federal government.