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Salisbury woman convicted of exploiting vulnerable adult (MD)

SALISBURY, Md.- A Salisbury woman will spend two months in jail after being convicted in Wicomico County Circuit Court on Tuesday of felony financial exploitation of an elderly woman under her care. During the trial of 68-year-old Kathleen Mae Littleton, the state presented evidence that she had used her influence as a caretaker for the victim’s daughter to Keep Reading…


H.K. fortune teller appeals Nina Wang will conviction

HONG KONG (AFP) –  A former Hong Kong fortune teller has filed an appeal against his 12-year jail term for forging the will of late billionaire Nina Wang in a bid to steal her fortune, reports said. Bartender-turned-feng shui master Tony Chan had claimed to be the sole beneficiary of Wang’s US$13 billion estate, which Keep Reading…


Aldridge indicted for embezzlement (MS)

State Rep. Brian Aldridge turned himself into the Lee County Sheriff’s Department about 1:30 p.m. on July 4th. His father, Louis Aldridge was arrested the day before. The mother, Joyce Aldridge,  turned herself in July 2. All three have been indicted on criminal embezzlement. The charges stem from mismanagement of an aunt’s estate. Their bonds Keep Reading…


Sen. Zaffirini among co-executors facing Webb County civil suit (TX)

A civil lawsuit filed Wednesday afternoon in Webb County alleges the three co-executors of a family estate — among them state Sen. Judith Zaffirini, D-Laredo — mismanaged the trusts’ assets and ended up wrongfully taking control of “millions of dollars of real property.” Attorney Carlos Zaffirini, who’s married to Judith and is representing all the Keep Reading…


Anthony Marshall could already be paroled from prison (NY)

Break out the bed pans! Anthony Marshall’s coming home if he and his wife, Charlene, get their way. It’s been less than two months since the 88-year-old was wheeled into custody on a one-to-three-year prison term for stealing millions from his philanthropist mother, Brooke Astor, and already Charlene is stocking up on oxygen tanks and Keep Reading…

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