As much as $1.4 billion for victims of Hurricanes Katrina and Rita, went to pay for season football tickets, a tropical vacation, dinner at Hooters and even a divorce lawyer, according to federal investigators.

A report released by the Government Accountability Office this week estimated that as much as 16 percent of the billions of dollars in aid distributed by the Federal Emergency Management Agency to individuals after the hurricanes went to bogus charity cases.

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