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January 7, 2018
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SEASON 01 // EPISODE 02
THE HORSE QUEEN

The Largest Municipal Embezzlement in American History

In the largest municipal fraud in American history, Rita Crundwell embezzled over $50 million from the city of Dixon, Illinois, to support her extravagant lifestyle and expensive hobby.

Prelude: History of Ronald Reagan's oft-repeated maxim, "Trust but verify", and its relevance in modern society.


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SOURCES

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rita_Crundwell
http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/local/breaking/ct-rita-crundwell-dixon-horse-royalties-20150612-story.html
http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/chi-dixon-theft-college-courses-20150418-story.html
http://www.saukvalley.com/2015/03/31/dixon-theft-now-part-of-college-courses/ays7dsc/?page=1
https://www.forbes.com/sites/walterpavlo/2013/02/14/fmr-dixon-il-comptroller-rita-crundwell-sentenced-to-19-12-years-in-prison/#2e71d49fdddb
http://www.chicagomag.com/Chicago-Magazine/December-2012/Rita-Crundwell-and-the-Dixon-Embezzlement/
http://gohorseshow.com/2013/02/crundwell-sentenced-to-19-years-and-7-months-in-federal-prison/
https://rtfitchauthor.com/tag/rita-crundwell/
http://m.saukvalley.com/2016/09/14/what-we-think-kudos-to-citys-retiring-clerk/a2s246s/
http://gohorseshow.com/2014/02/where-are-they-now-crundwell-sale-horses/
http://www.npr.org/2012/04/19/150901002/illinois-town-treasurer-accused-of-embezzling-30m


In the largest municipal fraud in American history, Rita Crundwell embezzled over $50 million from the city of Dixon, Illinois, to support her extravagant lifestyle and expensive hobby.