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Philpot sentenced to 18 months for public corruption
Northwest Indiana Times ^ | Feb. 21 2013 | Bill Dolan

Posted on 02/21/2013 8:32:42 PM PST by slapshot

HAMMOND | Former Lake County Clerk Thomas Philpot was sentenced to 18 months in prison Thursday for stealing thousands of dollars in public child support incentive funds over which he had control.

Philpot, who also served as Lake County coroner, was ordered to surrender April 3 to a federal correctional camp in Pekin, Ill. Federal defendants usually serve at least 85 percent of their sentence, which means Philpot likely will spend at least 15 months in prison.

Senior U.S. District Court Judge James Moody asked himself out loud, why did Philpot, an intelligent, well-trained man familiar with the proper workings of local government commit his crime, and concluded that the evidence pointed to "arrogance, greed and a warped sense of entitlement."

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If elected in Lake Co assumed D but the MSM script of not labeling D as offending party is in effect. Of interest is comment section. Contains a list of the nearly 80 public officals, All D sent away from the People's Republic of Lake Co
1 posted on 02/21/2013 8:32:45 PM PST by slapshot
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Senior U.S. District Court Judge James Moody asked himself out loud, why did Philpot, an intelligent, well-trained man familiar with the proper workings of local government commit his crime, and concluded that the evidence pointed to "arrogance, greed and a warped sense of entitlement."

In other words, an average member of the Democrat party.

2 posted on 02/21/2013 9:43:40 PM PST by Steely Tom (If the Constitution can be a living document, I guess a corporation can be a person.)
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