Etowah County woman with gambling add...

Etowah County woman with gambling addiction sentenced to prison in...

There are 1 comment on the Alabama Live story from Apr 2, 2013, titled Etowah County woman with gambling addiction sentenced to prison in.... In it, Alabama Live reports that:

A 68-year-old Etowah County woman, with a gambling addiction, was sentenced Monday to nearly five years in federal prison for her guilty plea to stealing $933,000 from her former employer, court records show.

Join the discussion below, or Read more at Alabama Live.

Marilyn Lancelot

Sahuarita, AZ

#1 Apr 14, 2013
Sure, everyone loves to gamble ... if they win. But, the person sitting next to you in church, the man in line at the grocery store, or one of your co-workers; any one of these could be involved with a gambling problem. Imagine your grandmother committing a crime to support her gambling addiction. I am a recovering alcoholic, gambler, and have recovered from other addictive behaviors. I published a book, Gripped by Gambling, where the readers can follow the destructive path of the compulsive gambler, a prison sentence, and then on to the recovery road.

I also publish a free online newsletter, Women Helping Women, which has been on-line for more than twelve years and is read by hundreds of women (and men) from around the world.( www.femalegamblers.info ). I have been interviewed many times, and appeared on the 60 Minutes show in January 2011, which was moderated by Leslie Stahl.

Sincerely,

Marilyn Lancelot

Tell me when this thread is updated:

Subscribe Now Add to my Tracker

Add your comments below

Characters left: 4000

Please note by submitting this form you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Service and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Be polite. Inappropriate posts may be removed by the moderator. Send us your feedback.

Jacksonville Discussions

Title Updated Last By Comments
VIDEO Illegal Immigration and Lax Border Controls 4 hr Foreign Garbage 1
VIDEO EU Uses And Abuses ‘Fake News’ 21 hr EU Trash 1
VIDEO "Blood On Your Hands" Jun 15 Tommy Robinson 1
VIDEO Tommy Robinson Fears For His Life Jun 15 Tommy Robinson 1
Tri-County Outreach (Mar '16) Jun 9 Betty H 24
News Editorial: Monument to bad lawmaking May '18 you are a dumbass 2
News Sex abuse allegations put spotlight on Roy Moor... (Dec '17) Dec '17 Gulf Shores Looski 1

Jacksonville Jobs

Personal Finance

Jacksonville Mortgages