$100K theft stuns teachers, Amherst u...

$100K theft stuns teachers, Amherst union taking steps to protect finances

There are 1 comment on the Amherst Bulletin story from Jul 18, 2012, titled $100K theft stuns teachers, Amherst union taking steps to protect finances. In it, Amherst Bulletin reports that:

Elizabeth Walsh, former treasurer of the Amherst Pelham teachers' union, pictured here in court, pleaded not guilty last week to stealing over $100,000 in dues.

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Mammalou

Orange, VA

#1 Jul 19, 2012
~This is simply awful. There is no excuse to steal~ever...Behind in your bills~yeah sure~get a night time job...but stealing is not the answer. I am so curious of what the penalty is going to be....Probably probation, perhaps a harsher slap on the wrist, like two years without a finding, or some such nonsense...while they go after the mom, jailed her, who put her child in a better school. The system is not really set up to punish the guilty~you see, it's all about who you know,what kind of money you have. And if this woman is guilty we know she's got money. But we'll see~maybe she'll get what she deserves!

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