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I think there are likely different levels of Hell - if you are on the upper floors you likely did bad things, but the lower floors and the basement are reserved for the truly heinous offenders. A Hote... Posted on 2/19/12 at 12:15 PM
To support her gambling habit, a 42-year-old Fargo woman allegedly embezzled thousands of dollars from her south Fargo condo association. Linda Jane Brendemuhl was charged Wednesday in Cass County District Court with misapplication of entrusted property.
Three Spirit Lake tribal members were sentenced for embezzlement Thursday, U.S. Attorney Timothy Q. Purdon announced. Bruce Walking Eagle, Rochelle Walking Eagle and Lorna Walking Eagle were each sentenced to two years of probation and ordered to pay $25 to the Crime Victim’s Fund.
In Minnesota, five of the six most prolific alleged embezzlers last year were women, according to the 2011 Marquet Report on Embezzlement. The U.S. Sentencing Commission says that embezzlement is the only offense nationwide where women outnumber men. The Boston-based Marquet Report, which analyzes prominent embezzlement cases with losses of more than $100,000, found that women made up 64 percent of the alleged perpetrators nationwide.
William Kazena, 67, and Martina Kazena, 66, both of Fort Totten, N.D., pleaded guilty before U.S. District Chief Judge Ralph Erickson to charges of conspiracy to embezzle from an Indian tribal organization and aiding and abetting.
Carl Walking Eagle, 69, and his wife, Barbara Walking Eagle, 64, admitted to giving false information to receive fuel assistance on the Spirit Lake Indian Reservation, according to a release from U.S. Attorney Timothy Purdon.
All plead not guilty to embezzlement charge Eight members of the Spirit Lake Sioux Tribe have been charged in federal court with conspiracy to embezzle federal funds belonging to the tribe’s Vocational Rehabilitation Program, administered by the tribe based in Fort Totten, N.D.
U.S. Attorney Timothy Purdon says 26-year-old James Blue of Belcourt pleaded guilty in federal court and was sentenced to two years of probation and 200 hours of community service. He also was ordered to pay $928 in restitution.
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