Cleveland priest ordered to pay $3.5M following embezzlement conviction
CWN - October 21, 2010
A priest of the Diocese of Cleveland has been ordered to pay $3.5 million in restitution following his conviction for embezzlement. Father Sam Ciccolini, who embezzled funds from a drug rehabilitation center that he founded in 1970, was also sentenced to one day in prison.
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