WOODSTOCK, Ill. (AP)–A suburban Chicago lawyer has been sentenced to nine years in prison for embezzling more than $1.2 million from clients, including money meant for sick children and blue-collar workers.
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SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A former children’s hospital official in central Illinois has pleaded not guilty to embezzling more than $700,000 from the institution over six years.
CHICAGO (AP) — A one-time deputy chief of staff to former Chicago Mayor Richard M. Daley has been sentenced to five years’ probation for a scheme in which he cashed checks made out to a charity, then pocketed part of the money.
AURORA, Ill. (AP) — A judge has sentenced a suburban Chicago man for embezzling nearly $50,000 from a Catholic high school and spending the money to gamble, as well as to fund trips to Las Vegas and Atlantic City, Kane County state’s attorney’s office said Monday.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A central Illinois woman has pleaded guilty to embezzling nearly $2 million from the bank where she worked as head teller.
EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. (AP) — An East St. Louis man has been ordered to spend 10 months in federal prison for stealing more than $25,000 in unemployment compensation.