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$4-Million Settlement Reached In Political Embezzlement Case [Feinstein Gets Her Money Back!]
LATimes ^ | July 17, 2014 | MELANIE MASON

Posted on 07/17/2014 8:27:20 PM PDT by Steelfish

$4-Million Settlement Reached In Political Embezzlement Case By MELANIE MASON

A California bank has agreed to pay $4 million to settle lawsuits arising from the embezzlement of political funds by prominent Democratic campaign treasurer Kinde Durkee, attorneys said Thursday.

First California Bank agreed to pay the politicians who said the bank abetted Durkee's fraud, said Wylie Aitken, the attorney representing Reps. Loretta Sanchez (D-Garden Grove), Linda T. Sanchez (D-Lakewood) and Susan A. Davis (D-San Diego), as well as state Sen. Lou Correa (D-Santa Ana).

"This the last chapter of this sad story of Kinde Durkee and her fall from grace," Aitken said.

(Excerpt) Read more at latimes.com ...


TOPICS: Crime/Corruption; Politics/Elections; US: California
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1 posted on 07/17/2014 8:27:20 PM PDT by Steelfish
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To: Steelfish

It’s okay for ‘RAT politicians to steal money from the American people but nobody should ever try to steal money from the ‘RAT politicians. They’re some greedy bass turds.


2 posted on 07/17/2014 8:29:52 PM PDT by FlingWingFlyer (The future must not belong to those who slander bacon.)
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To: Steelfish

Anyone know how many years Durkee will spend in prison?


3 posted on 07/17/2014 8:41:17 PM PDT by upchuck (The country is being billed for its own execution. ~ h/t: SpaceBar)
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To: Steelfish

“I hired a treasurer who stole from me, then I didn’t monitor the activity of my bank account, and it’s all your fault”.

Typical Dems, never responsible for the consequences of their own actions.


4 posted on 07/17/2014 10:18:38 PM PDT by ArmstedFragg (Hoaxey Dopey Changey)
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To: Steelfish

This is simply a way for the bank to give these RATs a campaign donation in stead of giving the money to their lawyers.


5 posted on 07/17/2014 11:09:49 PM PDT by vette6387
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