Friday, June 24, 2011

Ex-boss of Naral, pleads guilty to stealing $75,000 from the org.

BY Melissa Grace
Wednesday, June 22nd 2011

The ex-boss of a leading abortion rights group pleaded guilty Wednesday to stealing $75,000 from the organization - using donor money to pay her high-flying lifestyle.

Kelli Conlin, who left Naral Pro-Choice of New York after two decades in January, used the political cash to cover part of a $30,000 a Hamptons rental, a car service for her kids and to buy designer clothes, officials said.

"Yes, your honor," Conlin told Judge Larry Stephen when asked if she was pleading guilty to felony falsifying business records - a deal that keeps her out of jail.

The fake charges began in 2007 and came to light after an internal audit last year, officials said. the rest


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