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October 31, 2014
Bookkeeper for ME nonprofit Coastal Enterprises will serve 20 months in prison after being found guilty of embezzling $365,000 over four years.
"A Brunswick woman who embezzled more than $365,000 from a Wiscasset nonprofit has been sentenced to 20 months in prison, according to a statement issued Tuesday by U.S. Attorney Thomas E. Delahanty. Stacey Backman, 41, who had been a fund accountant at Coastal Enterprises Inc., pleaded guilty in June to embezzling the money over nearly four years, starting in 2010, and failing to report the income on her federal income tax returns." -- the Portland Press Herald