So I heard this news yesterday from this link
SAN FRANCISCO –‘s former assistant has been sentenced to nearly three years in prison for embezzling more than $760,000 from the .
Kristy Watts worked for 15 years and earned an annual salary of $200,000 for part-time work that included handling Steel’s payroll and accounting.
The 48-year-old pleaded guilty last year to depositing numerous checks made out to “cash” in her own bank account, using the author’s and paying herself more than her salary.
Watts to two years and nine months in prison.on Tuesday sentenced
She has paid the author $969,752 to settle a lawsuit by selling her house and furnishings. Watts is married to aand has a 6-year-old daughter.
I was floored. The woman worked PART TIME and made $200,000 a year and still stole from her employer? Pathetic.
What do you think?