embezzlement

Taisha Smith-DeJoseph
Burlington County Prosecutor's Office
CNN
February 14, 2020 - 11:55 am
A church secretary has been charged with embezzling $561,777 from the New Jersey church she volunteered at, according to the Burlington County Prosecutor's Office. Read more here.
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Gavel in a courtroom.
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Molly Daly
October 21, 2019 - 5:54 pm
The Delaware County District Attorney's Office say three former court-appointed guardians embezzled more than a million dollars from 108 victims, all over the age of 60, from six Pennsylvania counties.
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John Dougherty and Bobby Henon
KYW Newsradio, file
Pat Loeb
August 07, 2019 - 2:02 pm
UPDATED: 4:20 p.m. ___ PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A federal judge in Philadelphia heard arguments Wednesday on whether there should be two separate trials in the corruption case against Philadelphia Local 98 union leader John Dougherty and his seven co-defendants. The 116-count indictment...
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John Dougherty and Bobby Henon
KYW Newsradio, file
Pat Loeb
July 08, 2019 - 5:02 pm
UPDATED: 9:40 p.m. PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Attorneys for IBEW Local 98 leader John Dougherty and City Councilman Bobby Henon asked a federal judge Monday to dismiss corruption charges against their clients. The attorneys argued that the acts described in the 116-count public corruption...
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This courtroom sketch depicts defense lawyer Kevin Downing asking questions of Rick Gates, as former Donald Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort, bottom front left, listens during Manafort's trial on bank fraud and tax evasion at federal court.
Dana Verkouteren via AP
August 07, 2018 - 7:20 pm
ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — In blistering questioning, a defense lawyer accused the protege of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort of being immersed in "so many lies" he can't remember them all, as he tried to undermine the credibility of the government's star witness in Manafort's fraud trial...
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Rick Gates
AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana, File
August 06, 2018 - 9:23 pm
ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — The government's star witness in the financial fraud trial of Paul Manafort testified Monday that he embezzled hundreds of thousands of dollars from the former Trump campaign chairman — and told jurors that he and Manafort committed crimes together. Rick Gates, described by...
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Jessica McCusker
Delaware County District Attorney's Office
Mike Dougherty
May 22, 2018 - 7:28 pm
UPPER DARBY, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Delaware County officials have charged a former township employee for stealing more than $200,000 from Upper Darby taxpayers. From 2012 to 2017, 36-year-old Jessica McCusker stole $216,740, authorities said. McCusker is accused of pocketing cash payments from...
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