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  • Mass. ex-official receives prison term (gave no-show muffin-wrapper job to a woman he had sex with)

    07/18/2005 5:07:33 PM PDT · by NormsRevenge · 19 replies · 664+ views
    Bakersfield Californian ^ | 7/18/05 | Adam Gorlick - AP
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) - The former boss of a city-run job training school who gave a no-show job to a woman he had sex with was sentenced to nearly two years in prison for his role in bilking thousands of dollars from the agency. Gerald Phillips, a 51-year-old former police commissioner in Springfield, was convicted in March of being the ringleader of a conspiracy that bled a total of $50,000 from the Massachusetts Career Development Institute. Three others have also been convicted in the scam. U.S. District Judge Michael Ponsor ordered Phillips to serve 21 months in prison, pay a...