elizabeth campbell

3:39 pm
Tue January 21, 2014

Judge sentences Elizabeth Campbell to pay $14,000, probation

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The Portage City Councilwoman will serve two years’ probation as well as one day in jail.
KALAMAZOO, MI - After her theft of more than $39,000 from the Portage Rotary Club was discovered last year, Elizabeth Campbell admitted her misdeeds and since then, has worked to pay back what she stole.
6:47 am
Wed December 4, 2013

Four candidates to be interviewed for vacancy on Portage City Council

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Two former mayors, a former city council member and the candidate who finished runner-up in last election apply to serve
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
PORTAGE, MI - Four candidates will be interviewed Dec. 16 to fill a vacancy on the Portage City Council. The Portage City Council Tuesday voted 6-0 to interview the four people who applied to serve the remaining two years on the term of former Councilwoman Elizabeth Campbell: Cory Bailes, Richard Ford, James Graham and Betty Lee Ongley.
1:18 pm
Mon November 25, 2013

Former Portage City Councilwoman pleads guilty to embezzling money from Portage Rotary

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Elizabeth Campbell resigned from Portage City Council in August
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
KALAMAZOO, MI - Former Portage City Councilwoman Elizabeth Campbell pleaded guilty as charged Monday in a felony embezzlement case. "Guilty, sir," Campbell, 42, said when asked by Kalamazoo County Circuit Judge J. Richardson Johnson how she wanted to plea to one count of embezzlement of more than $20,000 but less than $50,000.
1:30 pm
Fri October 25, 2013

Portage Rotary Club won't seek jail time for former City Councilwoman accused of embezzlement

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Elizabeth Campbell is accused of embezzling more than $20,000. She resigned from the City Council in August
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
Robert Borsos, a Portage attorney and past president of the city's Rotary Club, said it is the hope of Rotary Club officials that Elizabeth Campbell will not face jail time for the theft, which she was officially charged with Wednesday when a Kalamazoo County District judge arraigned Campbell on one count of embezzlement by a trustee/agent of more than $20,000 but less than $50,000.
8:03 pm
Wed October 23, 2013

Former Portage City Councilwoman charged with embezzling from Rotary Club

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Elizabeth Campbell resigned from the Portage City Council in August
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
PORTAGE, MI - A former Portage City councilwoman has been charged with stealing thousands of dollars over a period of more than two years while she served as an officer for the Portage Rotary Club, prosecutors said Wednesday.