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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.