Thursday, July 4, 2013
Has Your School Bonded its SBA Treasurer?
Maybe it should. Getting someone bonded is not very difficult. Consider this:
Margaret Oyler did not graduate from the University of Baltimore School of Law, but she did nab $33,000 from the school’s Student Bar Association while serving as treasurer. So she admitted, and this after being found out by a new member and trying to kill herself to cover the shame. She finally admitted that she made the steal before a Baltimore judge this Thursday, gaining a five-year suspended prison sentence and three years probation. She also had to pay off the money, which required her borrowing money from her family. What led to her theft? Drugs and alcohol.
You can read more here.