Woman charged for illegally claiming widow’s pension for 24 years

Fraud charges are to be brought against a 72-year-old woman who allegedly claimed a widow’s pension illegally for 24 years.

The woman failed to notify authorities that she remarried after her husband died.

As a result, she allegedly received some 181,000 euros that she was not entitled to.

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