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If you had $53 million to spend on your horses . . .

What would you buy?

That’s how much Rita Crundwell embezzled from the town of Dixon, Illinois over the 23 years she worked as the town’s comptroller. 109 more words


Crundwell documentary returns to Dixon for free screenings

DIXON, Ill. (AP) — A documentary about a former comptroller who admitted to stealing nearly $54 million from a northern Illinois city will be shown several more times next month. 103 more words



All the Queen’s Horses, not-rated

All the Queen’s Horses is a well-made documentary about the largest municipal fraud ever committed in the U.S. It is also a warning to businesses, non-profits and churches that the same could happen to them, and it probably already is, just on a smaller scale. 532 more words

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With the march of progress still going strong (despite some people feeling that certain recent events represent major setbacks), all these future female leaders and other achievers will do well to have some good role models to aspire to. 2,010 more words

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Crundwell Documentary Returns To Dixon, Illinois

DIXON, Ill. (AP) – A documentary detailing former Dixon bookkeeper Rita Crundwell’s theft of nearly $54 million from the northern Illinois city is scheduled to be shown later this month. 120 more words